The on-screen navigation bar can be seen very commonly in most of the smartphones these days. The manufacturing companies have chosen this option as it saves them a lot of costs. But for the mobile users, those icons on the screen can be annoying as the screen appears to be shrunk with them occupying some space at the bottom of the screen. If you are among the many people who think like that, then, don’t worry. Here is a way where you can actually remove or make the icons disappear from your smart phone’s screen.
While manufacturers like Xiaomi, Samsung allow you to hide the navigation bar, most stock Android phones don’t have this functionality. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered, as we’ll be sharing with you how you can hide navigation bar on Android
Hiding The Navigation Bar
There is an application called power toggles available for the Android users for free which can help you in enabling the immersive mode in your Android device.
•Download and install the power toggles Android application, this app doesn’t require your device to be rooted
•Now go to the widgets section on your device by simply long pressing on the empty space in your device’s home screen. Just drag and drop the 4*1 widget to your home screen and place it wherever you want it to be
•Now tap the add toggle button. Select immersive mode option under the display section to add it to the widget and finally tap on done
•You can simply tap on the immersive mode toggle icon on/off to make the navigation bar appear and disappear on the screen
You may want to hide the navigation bar temporarily to make use of the extra screen space. Or maybe just because you are annoyed with how the navigation bar looks, and would much prefer an alternative method. Then this thing will definitely help you.