How to delete apps on Android/iPad/Mac/Apple TV

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Delete Apps:

In this digital age, our devices often accumulate a multitude of applications that may no longer serve their purpose or occupy unnecessary space. Deleting apps not only frees up storage but also declutters your device. Here’s a comprehensive guide on how to delete apps on various platforms:

Android Phone/Tablet:

Delete apps on Android Phone/Tablet in a few steps.

  • Samsung Phones:
  • Go to Settings > Apps.
  • Select the app you want to delete.
  • Tap Uninstall.
  • Google Pixel Phones:
  • Go to Settings > Apps & Notifications.
  • Tap See all apps.
  • Select the app and tap Uninstall.

iPhone/iPad (iOS):

Delete apps on iPhone/iPad (iOS) in a few steps.

  • iOS 15 and later:
  • Go to the home screen and long-press the app icon.
  • Tap Remove App.
  • Select Delete App and confirm.
  • iOS 14 and earlier:
  • Long-press the app icon on the home screen until it wiggles.
  • Tap the “X” on the app icon and confirm the deletion.


Delete apps on Mac in a few steps.

  • From Launchpad:
  • Open the Launchpad from the dock.
  • Click and hold on the app until it jiggles.
  • Click the “X” that appears on the app’s icon and confirm deletion.
  • Using Finder:
  • Open Finder and go to Applications.
  • Right-click on the app and choose Move to Trash.

Windows PC:

Delete apps on the PC in a few steps.

  • From Start Menu:
  • Click the Start button.
  • Find the app you want to delete, right-click, and select Uninstall from the menu.
  • From Control Panel:
  • Open Control Panel.
  • Go to Programs > Programs and Features.
  • Find the app, right-click, and choose Uninstall.

Remember, some system apps or essential apps may not have the option to uninstall or may require specific permissions to remove. Always ensure you’re not deleting something crucial for your device’s operation.

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