How Do I uninstall or disable an application from my Samsung Galaxy Note3?

Last Update Date : Apr 24. 2018

How do I uninstall or disable an application from my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 





You can use the Task manager application to uninstall Android applications and widgets you have downloaded on to your Galaxy Note 3.  To open the Task Manager quickly, press and hold the Home button for one to two seconds and then touch Task Manager Task Manager.


Touch the Downloaded tab and scroll to the application you wish to uninstall. Touch the Uninstall button next to the application's name, review the information page and then touch OK

You can also uninstall the application from the Apps drawer.  Touch Apps Apps and then touch and hold the app you wish to uninstall. Drag the app icon to the Uninstall Uninstallicon at the top of the screen. Touch OK on the confirmation window.



Uninstall using the App manager


From the Home screen touch Menu Menu > Settings Settings > General General > Application manager App manager.  If necessary, swipe to the DOWNLOADED tab. Touch the application in the list. Touch Uninstall > OK. Applications preloaded on the device cannot be uninstalled, however you can uninstall any updates you have applied to such apps by touching Uninstall updates > OK.



Disabling Apps


You can disable selected pre-loaded apps. Once disabled the app will be hidden and will no longer be accessible until it is removed from the disabled list in the Application manager.


From the Home screen touch Apps Apps > Menu Menu > Uninstall/disable apps Disable Apps.  The Disableicon indicates that the app can be disabled.  Touch Disablethen touch OK to disable the app.


Note: apps that were downloaded, and not pre-loaded on the device, will also be marked with the disable.  These apps can be uninstalled but cannot be disabled.



Enable Apps

From the Home screen touch Menu Menu > Settings Settings> General General> Application manager App Manager.  Swipe to the TURNED OFF tab at the top of the screen. Any apps that have been disabled will be listed. Touch the app name and then touch Turn On to enable the app.

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