Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ - Uninstall Apps

Note Notes:

  • Apps included with the Android OS may only offer an "Uninstall Updates" option.
  • If uninstalling an app update, ensure auto-update is disabled for the specified app until the issue is resolved with the developer.

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up or down to display all apps.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Apps Apps settings icon.
  3. Ensure All apps is selected (upper-left).
    Note If necessary, tap the Dropdown icon Dropdown menu icon (upper-right) then select All apps
  4. Locate then select the appropriate app.
    Note If system apps aren't visible, tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) > Show system.
  5. Do one of the following:
  • To uninstall the app:
    1. Tap UNINSTALL.
    2. Review the notification then tap OK to confirm.
  • To uninstall app updates:
    Note This option is only available when an update has been installed.
    1. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon.
    2. Tap Uninstall updates.
    3. Review the notification then tap OK to confirm.

Note Check out the interactive demo for more info.