How To Reset Default Apps on Android Oreo 8.1

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Set or clear default apps on Android 8.1 Oreo? Here’s how to reset default apps on Android Oreo devices. By default set apps on your android devices such as a home app, messages app, phone app, and browser app in your Android 8.0 device. Several users set third-party apps as default apps in their devices. Have you used third apps on your android devices? To again set default apps, you need to clear the default app. You can clear default apps using apps & notifications settings in your Android Oreo devices. We already discussed change Default apps on Android 8.0 Oreo.

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How To Reset or Clear Default Apps On Android Oreo 8.0

First of all, check which app is set as default in your Android 8.0 Oreo devices using the below settings.

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Step 2: Tap Apps & notifications.

Step 3: Tap Advanced.

Step 4: Tap Default apps.

Check out by default set browser app, phone app, SMS app, home app, and more.

How to Clear Default Apps on Android Oreo 8.0

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Step 2: Tap Apps & notifications.

Step 3: Tap App info.

Step 4: Tap any default app that wants to clear.

Default apps on android 8.0 Oreo device

Step 5: Tap open by default.

Reset default apps on android Oreo 8.0

Step 6: Tap Clear defaults.

Now clear or reset default apps on the Android Oreo 8.0 device. In the messages app, you can clear default apps using messages app settings also.

If you find any app related issue on your android 8.0 Oreo devices, reset app preferences on android Oreo 8.0 using below settings.

Settings > Apps & notifications > App info > Three vertical dots > Reset app preference > Reset apps

This will reset all preferences for default applications, disabled apps, disabled apps notifications, restrict background data of apps, and more.

Set Up App Permission on Android Oreo

Settings > Apps & notifications > App permissions > SMS/Contacts/Call logs/Location > Toggle on or off for permission

And that’s all. I hope this little tip helpful to reset default apps on Android Oreo 8.0 device. Do you have any tips want to share? Tell us in below comment box. Stay connected with us for the latest Android 8.0 Oreo tips and tricks.

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