Disable animations programmatically during instrumented tests // Android Dev Diary

When running an instrumented Android test, or “androidTest”, and you encounter the following error:

It means that you need to disable animations for it to successfully run the test.

But, it can take a lot of clicks on the emulator/device screen to get to the developer settings to turn off animations!

So, for a quicker way to disable animations in the Android device during development, just enter the following commands in your Android Studio terminal:

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