Enable / Disable App - The all new HTC One® (M8)

Some apps that come pre-installed (e.g., calculator, Google Play™ Store, Verizon Cloud, Call Filter, etc.) on your Android™ device can't be uninstalled; however, they can be disabled (turned off) so they don't appear in the list of apps on your device.

Note The option to enable or disable an app may only be available for apps that can't be uninstalled.

Enable App

  1. From a Home screen, tap the Apps icon Apps icon (located at the bottom).
  2. Tap Settings.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Dropdown menu Applications dropdown menu icon (upper-left) then select Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  3. From the DEVICE section, tap App Manager.
  4. Tap an app.
  5. Tap Enable.

 

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Disable App

Caution Disabling an app may cause related apps to function improperly.

  1. From a Home screen, tap the Apps icon Apps icon (located at the bottom).
  2. Tap Settings.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Dropdown menu Applications dropdown menu icon (upper-left) then select Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  3. From the DEVICE section, tap App Manager.
  4. Tap an app.
  5. Tap Force stop.
  6. Tap OK.
  7. Tap Disable.
  8. Tap OK.

 

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