How do I disable Suggested Apps on my Samsung device?

Last modified : Apr 23. 2020

Suggested Apps is a setting added to Galaxy devices running on Android 9.0 and One UI and above. It is perfect for opening up 4 of your most recently opened apps on the recents screen. If you do not want to enable Suggested apps simply click on the drop menus below to easily disable this setting.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have an international device and require further support click here to get in touch with your Samsung subsidiary.

Android OS Version 9.0 (Pie)Click to Expand
1 Tap on the Recent Button to view your Recent Screen
accessing recent screen
2 Tap the 3 dots at the top right
tap 3 dots
3 Select Settings
select settings
4 Turn Toggle Suggested Apps Off.
disable Suggested Apps
5 View Recent Screen without Suggested Apps
accessing recent screen
Android OS Version 10.0 (Q)Click to Expand
1 Tap on the Recents button
Tap on Recents button
2 Select 3 dots > Settings
Select 3 dots > Settings
3 Toggle off Suggested apps
Disable Suggested Apps
4 Once disabled, you will no longer be able view Suggested apps on your Recents Screen.
Once you have disabled Suggested app they will no longer appear in your recents apps options

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