Android Nougat 7 / Android Oreo 8 + Sony Xperia - Remove What's New
Android + Sony Xperia - Remove What's New
In Debian, do the following: su apt-get install android-tools-adb On the device: Enable developer mode by going to Settings, System, About and tap version a lot of times Then in the Developer alternatives, enable USB-debugging Then connect the device an run this in a terminal: adb shell pm uninstall --user 0 com.sonymobile.entrance https://talk.sonymobile.com/t5/What-s-New/How-do-I-disable-the-built-in-What-s-New-app-It-s-irritating-me/td-p/945208/page/4 Regarding permission problems: Find the ~/.android folder and remove the files in there. Disable and enable USB debugging and retry. Sources: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/31638582/android-adb-devices-unauthorized Go to Settings > Apps > Settings icon (at the bottom). Then Advanced > Special access > Draw over the other apps. At the top right, in the scrolling menu, choose "Show system processes". Disable "Permit drawing over other apps" until it works. Select "Floating dock" and disable "Permit drawing over other apps" Sources: https://www.reddit.com/r/GalaxyS8/comments/81r7xl/because_an_app_is_obscuring_a_permission_request/
This is a personal note. Last updated: 2018-08-03 19:42:37.