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How to hide an app on Android

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Android 6.0 Marshmallow

  1. Press the Applications tray on any main screen.
  2. Press EDIT .
  3. Applications that can be hidden have a minus sign in the upper right corner.
  4. Press the minus sign.
  5. Press OFF to hide it.

Android 7.0 Nougat

  1. Press the Applications tray on any main screen.
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Press Menu .
  4. Press EDIT .
  5. Applications that can be hidden have a minus sign in the upper right corner.
  6. Press the minus sign.
  7. Press OFF to hide it.

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Android 6.0 Marshmallow

  1. Press the Applications tray on any main screen.
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Select Applications .
  4. Tap Application manager .
  5. Scroll through the list of displayed applications or press MORE and select Show system applications .
  6. If the application is hidden, "Disabled" appears in the field with the name of the application.
  7. Tap the desired app.
  8. Press ENABLE to display the application.

Android 7.0 Nougat

  1. Press the Applications tray on any main screen.
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Select Applications .
  4. Tap the Menu icon (3 dots)> Show system apps .
  5. If the application is hidden, "Disabled" appears in the field with the name of the application.
  6. Tap the desired app.

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