Have you been finding this heads-up notifications annoying? If yes then this post is for you. Android devices have gone through a big series of evolution to be a great mobile operating system today. We have seen a great increase in the usability of Android, with every new Android version. Currently, we are now at Android 8.0 Oreo hoping to see more version in future.
As each update is being released, they exhibit one new feature or the other. The one major improvement which is considered to be really handy by many users is the heads-up notification. This feature came in with the Android 5.0 Lollipop and is still part of Android devices.
This feature will pop up new notification from top of the screen, which is actually helpful for users especially when handling multipurpose. After the inclusion of this many users starting feeling difficulties with it because of Accidentally clicking on this notification which made users switch over to another app. This became a really annoying issue especially while playing games or watching videos.
Still don’t know the reason, many manufacturers have removed the option to disable this feature on their devices. Many custom ROM does offer an option to disable this for individual apps or for the whole system but rooting the whole device just for something minor as this is not something practical to do.
The easiest way to disable notifications is by using ADB. This article will help you do this, continue reading to find out more.
- Make sure that the USB drivers for your Android device are installed on the PC.
- Maintain 50-60% battery to prevent sudden shut down between the process.
- Make sure that you have latest ADB and fastboot drivers installed on Windows and Mac/Linux.
- Take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
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HOW TO DISABLE HEADS-UP NOTIFICATIONS WITHOUT ROOT
✔ Open the ADB folder and click shift+right click and open command here.
✔ Enter the adb devices command to check your connection.
✔ Now enter adb shell settings put global heads_up_notifications_enabled 0 command
BRAVO! The above step will permanently disable the head up notification. You can at anytime re-enable by using the same step and replacing the 0 with 1 on the last ADB command.
Hope you are clear with the guide. If you have any queries or feedback leave a comment below.