Article ID : SX680502 / Last Modified : 09/04/2023Print

How do I set default apps? (Android 9 or higher)

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    It is possible to replace a default app with a third-party app, for example, by changing the browser from Google Chrome™ to Firefox™. You can change the following default apps:

    • Assist & voice input/Assist app/Digital assistant input
    • Browser app
    • Home app
    • Phone app
    • SMS app
    • Tap & pay (Android® 9)

    To set a default app

    1. Find and tap SettingsApps & notificationsDefault apps.
    2. Tap the type of app you want to set, and then tap the app you want to use as default.