How to Enable Double Tap to Wake Up on Huawei Phones

Are you interested to enable Double Tap to Wake Up on Huawei smartphones? If so, then you are in the right place. This feature has been shown on Google Nexus phones for the first time. This feature shocked other smartphone company makers and after some time they immediately started working on this feature.Huawei Double to Wake Up

Now there are also some applications which gives phone’s owner to do Double Tap to Wake Up but unfortunately, they sometimes do not work properly. Surely, Double Tap to Wake Up is one of the best features an Android phone can have but even today some smartphones are missing this amazing feature.

For those who do not have any single idea what is this feature then you should know some benefits of using Double Tap to Wake Up on your device. Well, Double Tap to Wake is also known as KnockOn for LG smartphone owners. This feature allows you to turn on the screen of your smartphone and check for notifications just by tapping on the screen two times so, without pressing the Power Button, really interesting right?

If you are a fan of this feature then you can enable Double Tap to Wake Up on Huawei phones with ease. This present step by step guide can be completed as a result of a member at XDA-Developers named ajsmsg78, who has discovered how to install Double Tap to Wake Up on Huawei smartphones.

Requirements

  • Use this guide only with the Huawei smartphones.
  • Make sure your device has root access.
  • Lastly, check the battery of your Huawei smartphone and ensure that is at least 10% power left.

Enable Double Tap to Wake Up on Huawei / Honor / Nova / Enjoy and MediaPad Phones

In order to successfully turn on dourble tap to wake on Huawei smartphones at first, you are required to edit build.prop file located in /system. We recommend you to use BuildProp Editor or Es File Explorer to go ahead with this operation.

  1. Open your preferred app and find for the build.prop file. Then, you need to change the following line from:
    ro.config.hw_easywakeup=false

    to

    ro.config.hw_easywakeup=true

    If you cannot find this line to build.prop file do not worry just manually add it.

  2. Now, we will modify another file using the application you’ve used above. Go ahead to /system/emui/base/xml and from there open a file called hw_easywakeupmotion_config.xml.  Also, this time change the following line from:
    <EasyWakeupMotion name="Double_Touch" support="1" value="0" flag="0" keycode="131" />

    to

    <EasyWakeupMotion name="Double_Touch" support="1" value="1" flag="0" keycode="131" />

    If you cannot find this line to build.prop file do not worry just manually add it.

  3. Now, reboot your Huawei smartphone and go to Settings –> Smart Assistance –> Motion Control. There should be displayed an option named “Double tap” tap on it and enable.
  4. Lastly, reboot your Huawei smartphone again and you will be ready to enjoy Double Tap to Wake Up on your Huawei smartphone.

That’s it all; Now you know how to successfully enable Double Tap to Wake Up on Huawei phones with ease. If you have any questions do not never hesitate to use the comments section.

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