How to Disable Capacitive Buttons on Android

Don't want capacitive buttons on your Android device? then this guide is for you.

Disable Capacitive Buttons on Android

Video Tutorial

Steps

  • Open the ES file explorer.
  • Go to this location
  • /system/usr/keylayout

  • Now, backup the file generic.kl. Open the generic.kl file with ES note editor.
  • Click on the pencil button at the top to edit the file.
  • It is important to note that the number of capacitive buttons in android mobiles may vary. So change it according to the buttons on your device.
  • Key 139 MENU //FOR MENU BUTTON

    Key 172 HOME //FOR HOME BUTTON

    Key 158 BACK //FOR BACK BUTTON

  • ​Now, add the # before the lines. For instance, to disable home button
  • #Key 172 HOME

  • Save the file. Reboot your android phone.

Now, you can see that the capacitive buttons have been disabled.

If you ever want to enable the capacitive buttons, just remove the # before the lines and the key will be enabled.

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Also see: How to Remap Capacitive Buttons on Android

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