Verizon Messages - Android™ - Uninstall

Note Notes:

  • Message+ comes pre-installed on some devices and can't be uninstalled but can be disabled if another messaging app is preferred.
  • Ensure your apps are up to date as the following steps apply to the most recent version.

  1. From a Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Application manager.
    Note May be listed as Apps, Applications or Apps & Notifications.
  4. Swipe the screen to the left to get to the ALL screen then tap Message+.
    Note For Android devices with the Marshmallow operating sytem, the Message+ app is located on the main Application manager screen.
  5. Tap Uninstall.
    Note Tap Disable if Uninstall is not an option.
  6. Tap OK to uninstall the app.

Note For additional info on Verizon Messages (Message+), check out these FAQs.