How to Disable Pocket Dial Prevention Mode in Lenovo Phones

Android mobiles are coming with lots of features in each updates and since it is open source, each manufacturer do customization on the stock Android with their own features and custom UI. Because of these matter, each mobile features and UI will be different from other depend on the brand. Eg. UI of Samsung will be different from Lenovo and Both will be entirely different from Sony or Nokia. Hence, the settings and other features may be different in each model.

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Here in this article we are talking about a feature which is available in most of the Android Smartphones, The Pocket Dialing Prevention feature, and we will check how can disable this feature on Lenovo Mobiles. Pocket Dialing Prevention feature is enabled in most of the Lenovo Mobiles by default. Even though this feature is helpful so that the mobile will not be get dialed accidentally when in pocket or some where else. But some times we may get annoyed by this feature too. The pocket dialing prevention feature will be activated when you place your hand over the top side of the mobile, near to the ear piece.

Here, if you try to operate your mobile and sometime if your hand get accidentally over the top side, the feature will be activated and an overlay screen will come and you cannot touch on the screen. So in this case only option available is to disable this feature. So let’s see how we can disable this feature on the mobile.

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Step 1: Go to the Settings of the phone.

Step 2: Click on the Security Option.


Step 3: In the next screen, click on the Lock screen more option.


Step 4: In the next window, you can see an option called Pocket-dial prevention mode and that one will be enabled.


Step 5: Disable it. That’s it. You are done.

Now, you won’t get the overlay screen which prevent you from typing.

2 thoughts on “How to Disable Pocket Dial Prevention Mode in Lenovo Phones”

  1. Thanks for this information, when I use tempered glass on screen then it’s indicate pocket dial prevention mode always. I,m using phone without tempered glass. Buy tell me tempered glass is also transparent, they why its show prevention mode.


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