How Do I uninstall or turn off an application on my Samsung Galaxy Tab?S 8.4?

Last Update Date : Apr 25. 2018

Uninstall and Turn Off Applications


You can use the Apps menu to uninstall Android™ applications and widgets you have downloaded to your device. From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > More options1 > Downloaded applications > Uninstall.

Touch 1 next to the application you want to uninstall, and then touch OK.


Uninstall Using the Application Manager

From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > Settings1 > Applications 1 > Application manager. If necessary, swipe to the DOWNLOADED tab. Touch the application you want to uninstall, and then touch Uninstall > Uninstall. Applications preloaded on your device cannot be uninstalled, but you can uninstall any updates you have applied by touching Uninstall updates > OK.

Turn Off Applications


You can turn off certain preloaded applications on your device. Once turned off, the application will be hidden and will not be accessible until it is turned back on.

From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > More options 1 > Uninstall/disable apps. Touch 1 next to the application you want to turn off. A message may warn you about turning off the application and deleting its data. Touch Reset to proceed. Before the application can be turned off, any updates will be uninstalled and replaced with the factory default version. Touch Uninstall to proceed.

For some applications, you will be taken to the Disable app screen. Touch Disable app to turn off the application.

NOTE: If updates are uninstalled, you will need to apply any updates via Google Play™ Store once you turn the application back on.

Turn On Applications


You can turn on applications from the Apps menu. From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > More options 1 > Show disabled apps. Mark the checkbox for each application you want to turn on, and then touch Done.

You can also turn on applications with the Application manager. From the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > Settings 1 > Applications 1 > Application manager. Swipe to the TURNED OFF tab. Touch the application you want to turn on, and then touch Turn on.

1

Thank you for your feedback!

Not finding what you're looking for? We're here to help.

Online

Twitter

Tweet us, 8am-5pm, 7 days a week.

Facebook

Comment on our page between, 8am-5pm,
7 days a week.

Live Chat

Live Chat support with a Samsung product expert

Email

We will aim to respond within 24 hours for general inquiry or technical support

Track Your Repair

Check the status of your repair with Samsung

Smart Simulator

A new way to get the answers you want.
Incredible technology with even more amazing support.
The Samsung Interactive guide is the latest and greatest way to get the support you need, when you want.

Escalation to the CEO's Office

Contact the dedicated CEO's Office for any suggestions on how Samsung can assist you better

Online Service Request

Welcome to Cyber Service

Call

0860 726 7864General Inquiries

24 hours a day / 7 days a week

0860 726 623Samsung Pay

24 hours a day / 7 days a week

* For any printer related enquiries please visit the HP website .

Samsung
Support Centre

Samsung Support Centres

Find out more on how you can get face-to-face support.

Smart Service

Samsung SMART SERVICE allows you to experience a whole range of services, right here at our Samsung Experience Store!

Contact Us