How do I turn on the Developer Options menu on my Samsung Galaxy device?

On most Android devices,  the Developer options menu is hidden by default.

 

To unhide the Developer options menu:

1 From the home screen, choose Apps or swipe up to access your apps.
From the home screen, choose apps or swipe up to access your apps.
2 Tap Settings
Tap Settings
3 Tap About device or About phone
Tap About device or About phone
4 Scroll down the screen.

If you see Build number, touch it seven times

If you don't see Build number, touch Software info, then Build number. Touch it seven times

Scroll down the screen to Build number
5 The Developer options menu will now appear under Settings > Developer options (you may need to scroll down). Depending on your device, it can appear under: Settings > General > Developer options
Go back to Settings, the Developer options menu will now ppear under Settings > General > Developer options

If you're experiencing unusual behaviour on Samsung mobiles, tablets or wearables, you can send us an error report or ask us a question in the Samsung Members app.


This allows us to a closer look at what is happening. The data is anonymised and only held for the duration of the investigation. Find out more about sending an error report through the Samsung Members app.

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