Google's Update: Hide your Play Music App on Android!

Google's Update: Hide your Play Music App on Android!

Google had declared in August last year that Google Play Music is getting to shut down. The criteria of the shutdown commenced in October and then in March this year, Google eliminated the proficiency for users to download their Play Music library via Takeout.

Now that the data is going off, Google is pushing out one final update on Android that is moving to hide the application.

Google Play Music’s edition 8.29.9112-1. W Is widely coming out via Google Play presently. While it still indicates “Google Play Music is no longer present” screen that in spin prompts users to seek YouTube Music, below that there is a modern area to “Free up space” that explains - “Easily discard the Google Play Music limited data from your phone to free up space”.

Here, you will furthermore place an alternative to the “Hide app”. This characteristic hides the app so as “Google Play Music will no longer indicate on your homepage or all app view”.

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Previously you ascertain this, Google Play Music is no longer getting to occur in your application drawer and you will no longer be eligible to unlock the app.

In Google Play, the only choice you are provided is to uninstall the app and there is also a “Delete all local data” alternative if you weren’t prepared to eliminate downloads before the Google Play Music app got locked out. And then there is the “Open app info” choice.

This latest update brings the truth that you cannot uninstall the Google Play Music app if the app was pre-installed on your device. For Google, for Pixel 3 smartphones and ahead, the Google Play Music application existed as a default application where the hard option was to incapacitate it from the “App info” page.

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For modern smartphones that arrived with YouTube Music preloaded, you can uninstall the Google Play Music app like any other downloaded application.

Last updated:4/7/2021 9:22:01 AM
Shraishth Verma

Shraishth Verma

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