If you’ve found that the Developer Options selecting is missing from the Settings of your Android device, you may have to enable the menu in your settings. The option hidden unless you unlock it. You can enable the Developer Options menu using these steps.
If you’re a developer and need to access the USB Debugging, Stay awake, Allow mock locations or other developer settings, follow these steps to enable the Developer Options selection.
- Open the “Settings” app.
- Scroll down to the bottom and select “About device“, “About phone” or “About tablet“. On some models, select “General” before this step.
- Scroll down to the bottom and tap “Build number” repeatedly. A message should appear on the screen that says, “You are now * steps away from being a developer.” Keep tapping until it says, “You are now a developer.“
- Now back on the main “Settings” screen, “Developer Options” should appear as a selection.
You can now use you Android device with Android Studio or any other developer tools.