How to Remove Don't Cover The Earphone Area On Xiaomi Screen

How to Remove Don't Cover The Earphone Area On Xiaomi Screen
Two things cause the screen of your Xiaomi phone to display a warning don't cover the earphone area. First, the proximity sensor is closed, and second because the Xiaomi Pocket Mode feature is active.

Proximity Sensor Blocked

We must be careful when replacing the LCD. Many cases of the message don't cover the earphone area occur after the phone screen replacement. Dust or plastic covering the Proximity Sensor can be a trigger. Check and clean.

Disable Xiaomi Pocket Mode

Active Xiaomi pocket mode can cause a warning message on the screen that doesn't cover the earphone area. This message often appears after flashing or hard reset the phone. We can hide the message that closes the screen by pressing the VOLUME UP + POWER button. But the message will reappear after the screen is locked. If don't cover the earphone area is disturbing, you can disable the Xiaomi Pocket Mode feature.
  1. Go to the Settings menu → Lock Screen & Password → Advanced Settings.
  2. Disable Pocket Mode.