How to Turn Off Suggested Apps on Android 12/Android 11

Last Updated on August 4, 2022 by Bestusefultips

Do you want to get rid of app suggestions on the bottom of my screen on Android phones? App suggestions help view your recently used, most-used, and daily usage apps on the home screen and top of the app drawer. Here’s how to turn off suggested apps on Android 12 and Android 11. 

How to Enable or Disable App Suggestion on Android 12/Android 11

You can enable suggestions in all apps list or home screens on your Android phones and tablets using the settings below.

Enable or Disable Suggestion in all Apps on Android Phones

When you enable this option, you can see apps (5 most used or recently used) at the top of the app drawer.

Go to home settings to Enable or Disable Suggestion in all Apps on Android

Step 1: Long-press the blank space on the home screen and tap on Home settings.

App suggestions settings on Android 12

Step 2: Tap on Suggestions.

Enable App Suggestions on Android 11

Step 3: Toggle on Suggestions in all apps list in the app suggestions section.

Enable or Disable App Suggestion on Android 12

Step 4: Now, open the app drawer, and you can see the most recently used apps (5 apps) or daily routines apps at the top of the list.

How to Turn Off Suggested Apps on Android 12 or Android 11

 

Step 5: Toggle off Suggestions in all apps list to remove app suggestions.

Turn Off Suggested Apps on Android 11

Step 6: You can see removing the suggested apps raw from the top (Compared with the step 4 image). 

Enable or Disable App Suggestions on Android Home Screen

When you enable this option, you can see the 5 most-used or recently used apps on the bottom row on the home screen.

Step 1: Tap and hold the blank area on the home screen and tap on Home settings.

Step 2: Tap on Suggestions.

Step 3: Toggle on Suggestions on home screen.

Get App Suggestions on Android 12

Step 4: Tap on Get app suggestions.

Turn on App Suggestions on Home Screen Android 12

Step 5: Go to the home screen, and you can see five apps on Android devices at the bottom row of your home screen.

Enable or Disable App Suggestions on Android Home Screen

Step 6: Toggle off Suggestion on home screen to remove app suggestions on the Android home screen.

How to Enable or Disable Overview Suggestions on Android

It will show suggested actions and indicators in the overview of your Android stock devices.

Long-press on the blank space on the home screen > Home settings > Toggle Overview suggestions on & off.

Frequently Asked Question:

How do I Turn Off Recent Apps on Android 11?

You can turn off recent apps on Android 11 one by one or clear all recent apps simultaneously. Swipe up and hold to open the recent apps, and swipe up any app to turn it off. To close all recent apps at once, swipe up and hold to view recent apps and swipe screen right side until view clear all or close all and tap on it.

How do I Hide Recommended Apps on Android?

To hide apps on your Android (Different devices have slightly different settings), long-press on the blank area and tap on home settings. Scroll down and tap on hide apps. Select the app you want to hide and tap on Done. Also, use third-party apps to hide recommended apps on your Android phones.

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