Every so often Google takes options away, however now and again they are simply hiding. Seems, Android P nonetheless does have the Gadget UI Tuner that we up to now idea used to be got rid of. It is simply no longer user-facing anymore. events can nonetheless get admission to that hidden record of UI adjustments, you simply must do it the great distance, and now we have were given two strategies right here.
It makes use of the DemoMode intent, but it launches the Tuner job, you’ll be able to nonetheless do the similar factor as in O pic.twitter.com/db5X0kxMPM
— luca020400 (@luca020400) March 8, 2018
Seems, that comparable actions for the Gadget UI tuner are nonetheless provide within the present developer preview for Android P, simply not anything within the present developer preview is ready to indicate at it. On the other hand, it may be accessed by means of handbook method, akin to ADB. To get there, simply run the command beneath:
adb shell am get started com.android.systemui/com.android.systemui.DemoMode
Even though that command makes use of the “DemoMode” intent, it if truth be told takes you to the Gadget UI Tuner web page.
There are a couple of different much less technical workarounds, even though. For instance, Nova Launcher supplies a widget for gaining access to gadget actions. So worry no longer in case you don’t seem to be cool mucking about in ADB, now we have comfortably put in combination a brief information on tips on how to set it as much as provide you with a shortcut to the Gadget UI Tuner job in Nova Launcher, and every step is demonstrated within the gallery beneath.
One of the simplest ways to get to it’s by means of Nova Launcher, as found out via considered one of our readers. Simply create an “Actions” widget pointing at it. You’ll do this via lengthy urgent the house display screen in Nova Launcher, choose Widgets -> Nova Launcher -> Actions, long-press and drag to your house display screen. Then scroll all the way down to Gadget UI and choose Gadget UI demo mode on the backside. Voila!
We will have to attend and notice if Google plans on if truth be told bringing Gadget UI Tuner again, or if it’ll take away those ultimate vestiges of it someday later. However within the interim, it is nonetheless there, and you’ll be able to get admission to it.