How to Disable Pocket Dial Prevention Mode in Lenovo Phones

Android mobiles are coming with lots of features in each update, and since it is open-source, each manufacturer does customisation on the stock Android with its features and custom UI. Because of this matter, each mobile functionality and UI will be different from others depend on the brand.

Eg. The UI of Samsung will be different from Lenovo, and it might be completely different OnePlus or Sony or even in new Nokia. Hence, the settings and other features may be different in each model.

What is Pocket Mode

Before looking into disabling the pocket mode, let have a quick look. Pocket mode features may vary from devices. Some device is having the handy features like slowing down the ringtone one you pick up the device from the pocket.

In some case, the device may automatically turn off its screen once you put it back on your pocket. Similarly, the Lenovo device has a pocket dial prevention mode. It will help us to avoid accidental calls while phone in the pocket.

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Here in this article, we are talking about how to disable pocket mode in Lenovo. The Pocket Dialing Prevention feature and we will check how we can disable this feature on Lenovo Mobiles. Pocket Dialing Prevention feature is enabled in most of the Lenovo Mobiles by default.

This feature is helpful so that the mobile will not be get dialled accidentally when in a pocket or somewhere else, but some times we may get annoyed by this feature too. The pocket dialling prevention feature will be activated when you place your hand over the top side of the mobile, near to the earpiece.

Here, if you try to operate your mobile and sometime if your hand gets 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, the 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, Done.

Now, you won’t get the overlay screen, which prevents 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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