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Disable Developer options Enable Developer Options USB Debugging

Disable Developer options

If the developer options are not needed, they should be disabled for security reasons.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Developer options
Step 4:  Disable  Developer options
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Developer options
  4. Disable Developer options

Enable Developer Options

The developer options offer settings that are useful for developing apps and software, but also provide some functions that are needed for example for synchronizing data.

The developer options can be activated on the Oppo-Smartphone by tapping 7 times on the build number. Only then the menu item for the developer options is visible.

Different from what you are used to under Android, the developer options can be found again after activation under the menu item "Additional settings".

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  About phone
Step 3:  Tap on  Version
Step 4:  Tap  Build number  seven times in a row
Step 5:  Enter your  PIN/Password/Pattern
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on About phone
  3. Tap on Version
  4. Tap Build number seven times in a row
  5. Enter your PIN/Password/Pattern

USB Debugging

USB debugging is a feature that allows developers (programs) to have advanced access to the Oppo smartphone, but to enable USB debugging, the developer options must first be enabled.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Developer options
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  USB debugging
Step 5:  Confirm with  OK
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Developer options
  4. Enable or Disable USB debugging
  5. Confirm with OK

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