How to disable Google News

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From Activationtrouble, we want to give you Information How to disable Google News. From iPhone or Android you have two "ways" to go. If you do not have this mobileapplication is that you are new to the world of technology. We will show you how to deactivate Google News notifications.

How to disable Google News on Android

As I anticipated at the beginning of the article, if you mean to disable Google News on your Android device, you have two "paths" to go: the first, the less "drastic", is to disable notifications coming from Google News. The second, on the other hand, is to completely uninstall the application from the device. In the following paragraphs you will find detailed information on how to proceed in both cases.



How to Disable Google News Notifications

If you just want to Disable notifications coming from the Google News app for Android, all you have to do is go to the settings of your device and select the option that allows you to disable receiving notifications from the latter.

To begin, start the settings app by pressing thegear icon located on the home screen of your smartphone or tablet, or in the drawer (the screen that groups all installed applications). Then tap the item Notifications or Audio and notifications, select the item applications or App from the screen that opens, wait for all the applications installed on your device to load, find the Google news icon and press on it.


On the next screen, locate the entry lock and turn ON the toggle switch placed in correspondence of the latter, to not display any notification from Google News. If you want to receive Google News notifications silently, instead of performing the operation described above, you must turn ON the switch lever next to the wording Show silently.

Note: Due to the "fragmentation" that characterizes Android (i.e. the existence of numerous versions of Google's operating system), it is possible that some newsrooms and passages may be slightly different on your device.


How to Uninstall the Microsoft Google news application

If you want to resort to more "drastic" solutions, you can disable google News by completely uninstalling its application. Again, to do this, all you have to do is go to your smartphone or tablet's settings and go from there.

To begin, therefore, start the Android Settings app by pressing thegear icon located on the home screen or in the drawer (the screen that groups all the applications installed on the device), select the item applications from the menu that opens and, if necessary, presses on the card all(or All apps) located at the top.

At this point, select the name of the application you want to uninstall, ie Google News, tap the uninstall button present in the App Info screen and confirm the operation by answeringOK to the question Do you want to uninstall or disable this application.


Alternatively, if you have installed and activated an alternative launcher on your terminal (such as the famous Nova Launcher), you can uninstall Google News in an even easier way: simply go to thedrawer, hold your finger for a few seconds on the Google News icon, drag its icon to the trashthat appears in the upper left corner and confirm the uninstall by pressing theOK button.

If you need more explanations on how to uninstall apps on Android, feel free to take a look at the guide I've linked, because it will surely be of great use to you.

How to disable Google News on iOS

If you want to know how todisable Google News on iOS, then on aniPhone or aniPad, know that you have to follow more or less the same instructions that I gave you in the chapter of the guide dedicated to Android, ie disable Google News notifications or, if you prefer, uninstall your app from the device in use: let me illustrate in detail both procedures.


Disable Google News notifications


With disable Google News notifications on iPhone and iPad, you have to go to the iOS settings and select the options you prefer regarding the latter, to disable them completely or mute them.

To proceed, therefore, start the iOS settings app by tapping the gray icon representing the gear present on the home screen of the device, then tap the Notifications item and, in the screen that opens, locate the item Google news and then press on it.

To disable all notifications from the Google News application, slide to OFF the switch located in correspondence with the wording Allow notifications(located at the top). If, on the other hand, you want to disable only the notification sounds, move to OFF the switch located in correspondence with the wording sounds.

Uninstalling the Google News application

to uninstall the Google News app on iOS, know that you can do so by acting both from the home screen of your device and from the operating system settings. Find everything explained in detail below.

If you want to act from the home screen of your iPhone or iPad, find theGoogle News app icon present on the latter and makes a long tap on it. After a few seconds, the icons of all the apps installed on the terminal should start to "dance", indicating that you can delete them or move them on the home screen.

To cancel the Google News application, simply tap(X) located in the upper left corner of its icon and then answer delete to the question Do you want to delete "Google News".

To uninstall the Google News app actingfrom the iOS settings(operation that allows you to choose whether or not to keep the app data), go to the iOS settings and tap the itemsGeneral>Free space iPhone/Freespacefor iPad (depending on the device in use).


Now, wait for the full list of apps installed on the device to load, locate the Google news icon and tap it. Then, to uninstall it, select the Uninstall App item present on the screen that opened and confirm your intentions by pressing again onUninstall App. By doing so, you will have uninstalled the application, freeing up space on your device and, at the same time, preserving the related data and documents.

If, on the other hand, you want to permanently delete the Google News app and related data, select theDelete app item and then confirm your choice by tapping the Delete app item. Easy, isn't it?

If you are interested in having additional information on how to uninstall apps on iPhone and iPad, take a look at the ideas I linked you: I am sure that these readings will also be useful to you.

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