How to Remove Icon from Screen on Google Pixel 6 Pro/6/5 XL/5/5a 5G/4 XL/4/4a 5G

Last Updated on July 12, 2022 by Bestusefultips

Do you want to remove the app icon from the home screen on your Pixels? You can remove unwanted icons from the home screen only in your Pixels. Also, add or remove apps or widgets from the home screen on your Google Pixels. Here’s how to remove icons from the home screen on Google Pixel 6 Pro/Pixel 6/Pixel 5 XL/Pixel 5/Pixel 5a 5G/Pixel 4 XL/Pixel 4/Pixel 4a 5G. 

How do I Remove Icons from Google Pixel? 

You can quickly delete the app icon from the home screen on your Pixel devices.

Step 1: Go to the Home screen.

How to Remove Icon from Screen on Google Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 6

Step 2: Tap & hold the app and move it to Remove at the top middle of the screen in your Pixel.

Now, the app removes from the home screen only. You can find that app in your Pixel app drawer. Long-press the app from the app drawer and move it to the home screen to reaccess it from the home screen.

How to Enable Themed Icons on Google Pixels (Android 12)

If you want to change the app icon of system default apps on the home screen, you need to enable themed icons on your Pixels.

Wallpaper and style settings on Pixel 6 to enable themed icons

Step 1: Tap & hold on to the blank area of the home screen and tap on Wallpaper & style.

How to Enable Themed Icons on Google Pixel 6 Pro

Step 2: Scroll and toggle on Themed icons.

Change icon shape on Pixel 6 Pro Home Screen System App

Step 3: You can see the changes (Only Home Screen System Apps).

How to Change App Icon Shape on Pixels (Android 12)

To change the icon shape on your Pixels running Android 12, you need to download and install a third-party launcher (Nova). 

Step 1: Open the Nova launcher in your Pixel.

Step 2: Go to Settings.

Step 3: Tap on Look & feel.

Step 4: Tap on Icon style.

Step 5: Choose an icon shape you want to set.

How Do I Remove Icons from Pixel 4?

Long-press the app icon from the home screen and move it to Remove at the top of the screen to remove the icon from your Pixel 4. You can’t remove the app icon from the app drawer in your Pixels.

How do I Delete Apps on Pixel 6 Home Screen?

To uninstall or delete apps on the Pixel 6 home screen, tap & hold the app and move it to Uninstall at the top, and tap on OK when a pop-up message appears to uninstall it.

And that’s all. Do you customize your Google Pixel devise? Tell us in below comment box.

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