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How to Freeze Apps on Android

Freeze apps on Androids

Freezing apps equals to temporarily uninstalling the app. However, unlike the uninstall feature, the app Freezer gives you an option to deactivate the feature and the app will function again. When you buy a new phone, it comes with apps that you might not use but you possibly would not want to uninstall them. Then the available option is to freeze the app. Freezing the app will help you save your phone battery life, save data, and have more storage space. This article guides you on how to freeze apps on android.

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How to freeze apps on android

Follow the steps below to successfully freeze apps on Android;

Method 1: Using the freezer App

  • Open the Freezer app on your phone.
  • Click Add.
  • Then select the app that you want to freeze.

Note: To unfreeze the app you will need to open the Freezer Application then select the app that you want to unfreeze and press ok.

Method 2: Use the Phone Master App

  • Download and install the Phone Master app on your phone from Play Store. (Check you device first, you might have the app installed already).
  • Open the Phone Master app.
  • Click on “Tool Box”.
  • Scroll down and select “Freezer”.
  • Click “Add”.
  • Then select the app or apps that you want to Freeze and press OK.

Note: This is a temporary way of disabling app functionality.

How to unfreeze Apps on Android

Follow the steps below to unfreeze apps on Android;

  • Open the Phone Master app.
  • Click on “Tool Box”.
  • Scroll down and select “Freezer”.
  • Tap on the frozen app from the displayed list.
  • Then click “Done” to unfreeze the app.