Android Tips&Tricks;: Here are 41 Android Secret Codes
Sunday 20 October 2013

Android Tips&Tricks;: Here are 41 Android Secret Codes

You often need to know many things about your Android smartphones hardware and software. Following is a collection of some of the secret codes common to the android platform. 

In order to use all these Android Secret Codes you just need to simply open the Dialer of your smartphone and type the secret code of which ever function you need to perform out of all these and you are good to go.

DISCLAIMER: This information is intended for experienced users. It is not intended for basic users, hackers, or mobile thieves. Please do not try any of following methods if you are not familiar with mobile phones. We'll not be responsible for the use or misuse of this information, including loss of data or hardware damage. So use it at your own risk.

Codes To Get Varies Information

1 *#06# IMEI Number
2 *#12580*369# For Software & Hardware Information
3 *#*#3264#*#* RAM version
4 *#*#4636#*#* This code can be used to get some interesting information about your phone and battery.
It shows following 5 menus on screen: Phone information, Battery information, Battery history, Usage statistics, Wifi information
5 *#*#34971539#*#* This code is used to get information about phone camera.
It shows following 4 menus: Update camera firmware in image (Don't try this option), Update camera firmware in SD card, Get camera firmware version and Get firmware update count
6 *#*#4986*2650468#*#* Firmware version information: PDA, Phone, H/W, RFCallDate
7 *#*#1234#*#* Firmware version information: PDA and Phone
8 *#*#1111#*#* Firmware version information: FTA SW Version
9 *#*#2222#*#* Firmware version information: FTA HW Version
10 *#*#44336#*#* Firmware version information: PDA, Phone, CSC, Build Time, Changelist number
11 *#*#2663#*#* Touch screen version
12 *#7465625# View Phone Lock Status
13 *#*#232338#*#* Shows WiFi MAC address
14 *#*#232337#*# Shows Bluetooth device address
Tools and Utilities
15 *#*#7780#*#* This code can be used for a factory data reset(Restore Factory Settings).
It'll remove following things: Google account settings stored in your phone, System and application data and settings, Downloaded applications
It'll NOT remove: Current system software, bundled applications, SD card files e.g. photos, music files, etc.
16 *2767*3855# Think before you give this code. This code is used for factory format. It'll remove all files and settings including the internal memory storage. It'll also reinstall the phone firmware.
17 *#*#197328640#*#* This code can be used to enter into Service mode. You can run various tests and change settings in the service mode.
18 *#*#7594#*#* This code can be used to change the "End Call / Power" button action in your phone. Be default, if you long press the button, it shows a screen asking you to select any option from Silent mode, Airplane mode and Power off.
You can change this action using this code. You can enable direct power off on this button so you don't need to waste your time in selecting the option.
19 *#*#273283*255*663282*#*#* This code opens a File copy screen where you can backup your media files e.g. Images, Sound, Video and Voice memo.
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*#*#232339#*#*
*#*#526#*#*
*#*#528#*#*
WLAN test (Use "Menu" button to start various tests)
23 *#*#1472365#*#* GPS test
24 *#*#1575#*#* Another GPS test
25 *#*#232331#*#* Bluetooth test
26 *#*#8255#*#* This code can be used to launch GTalk Service Monitor.
27 *#*#0283#*#* Factory Tests: Packet Loopback
28 *#*#0*#*#* LCD Display test
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*#*#0673#*#*
*#*#0289#*#*
Audio/Melody test
31 *#*#0842#*#* Device test (Vibration test and BackLight test)
32 *#*#2664#*#* Touch screen test
33 *#*#0588#*#* Proximity/Distance sensor test
34 *#301279# To display HSDPA/HSUPA Control Menu
35 *#0*# Enter Service Menu (on New Phones)
36 *#9090# Diagnostic Configuration
37 *#872564# USB Logging Control
38 *#9900# System Dump Mode
39 **05**# Executes Emergency Dial Screen to unlock PUK Code(Search Google For More Details)
40 *#*#8351#*#* Enables Voice Dialing Logging Mode
41 *#*#8350#*#* Disables Voice Dialing Logging Mode