- There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, as the best way to get rid of the Hangouts app will vary depending on your device and operating system.
Why can’t I uninstall Hangouts?
The gear icon can be found in the app drawer or on the home screen. You can access the apps drawer by sliding up from the bottom of the screen. The system on many phones has a pre-installed version of Hangouts. If it was pre-installed on your phone, you can’t uninstall it.
How do I permanently delete Hangouts?
The Hangouts app can be deleted. You can hold the Hangouts icon. You can remove the icon from the top left corner.
What happens when you uninstall Hangouts?
You can either uninstall the app or use another app. You can add it to your device again if you accidentally deleted it.
Can I remove Hangouts from Gmail?
You can turn it off. Go to Gmail. To turn it off, go to the gear icon, click settings, and then click chats.
How do I permanently delete Hangouts from my laptop?
You can’t remove your account from the internet without removing your account from the internet. The only way to uninstall Hangouts from your account is to uninstall your account completely.
Do I need Hangouts app?
You don’t have to use Hangouts to send messages. The “Messaging” app on your phone will take care of text and picture messages.
How do I delete Hangouts from my Iphone?
The Hangouts app can be deleted. You can hold the Hangouts icon. You can remove the icon from the top- left corner.