How To Remove ES File Explorer Floating icon

If you recently install ES File Explorer on Android TV or Firestick you will see strange floating widget or icon appear on your screen. By default this file explorer shows floating icon on Android TV devices and phones. This can be seen on Amazon Fire TV and Fire Stick.

This floating icon or widget appear no matter whatever the screen you’re in. This widget helps for multi tasking. But sometime it is annoying and need to get rid of.

Removing ES File Explorer Floating widget is similar on both Android TV and Android phones. Same thing can be used for Amazon Fire TV and Fire Stick users. Follow below mention procedure.

Remove ES File Explorer Floating Widget

First open ES File Explorer App. From the left side menu select “settings”.

Go to settings ES File Explorer

Now you can see list settings appear. Each and every settings of this File explorer is clearly categorized as “General settings”, “Layout Management” and etc. Under General Settings you can see “Logger Floating Widget Settings”. Click on it.

Logger Floating Widget Settings ES File Explorer

Now you can see “Enable logger floating Widget” is enabled. Disable it.

disable ES File Explorer Floating Widget

That’s all. If there is any thing that you can’t understand please leave a comment.

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Nicely explained, tnx


I thought it need some thing to change from TV settings. So easy hack.