Draw Over of Other Apps: It was reported by many Android Marshmallow device owners that their Android device is behaving very abnormally and they are not able to open any new app on their android due to some Screen Overlay Detected error. And this Screen Overlay error can be easily fixed by disabling “Draw Over Other Apps” permissions of all apps on their Android.
Draw Over Other App is a special permission granted to many apps which allow them to appear on the top of other apps. This permission also appears as “Apps that can appear on top of other apps” on Samsung Device. So if you have got any Samsung Device then Draw Over Other Apps will appear as Apps that can appear on the top of other apps.
Now if “Screen Overlay Detected” error is appearing again and again on your device then disable Draw Over Other Apps permissions for all apps on your device.
Draw Over Other Apps
Draw Over Other Apps is special permission which allows any app to appear on the top of other apps like Chat Head of Facebook Messenger, Animated Cleaners, 360 Security and DU Apps. You need to disable Draw Over Other Apps permissions of all apps to fix screen overlay detected error on your any android device. Follow settings to disable draw over other apps permissions on your Android device.
- Open Settings
- Scroll down to Apps
- Click on Three Dots or More option
- Click on Configure Apps
- Select Draw Over Other Apps
Now the list of all downloaded apps with active Draw Over Other Apps permissions will appear. You need to again click on Three Dots or More option and then select Show System Apps to get the list of all apps with Active “Draw Over Other Apps” permission.
Now disable “Draw Over other Apps” permissions of all apps one by one to fix Screen Overlay Detected error permanently on your Android Device. We are suggesting same solutions to our readers searching about how to turn off screen overlay Samsung S5, so this solution will also be helpful for other Samsung and Android Devices.