How to Turn Off Google Assistant

Objective

  • Turn off Google Assistant

Environment

  • Android devices running Marshmallow 6.0 and up, excluding the Huawei Ascend 5W

Procedure

  1. From the home screen
    • Swipe from the left edge of the home screen to open the Google Now Feed 
    • Tap the three vertical dots in the top right-hand corner
    • Tap Settings
    • Tap Google Assistant
    • Tap the Assistant tab at the top
    • Scroll down to Assistant Devices
    • Tap Phone
    • Slide the toggle to the left to turn off Google Assistant
  2. From the Google app
    • Go to App list
    • Tap Google app
    • Tap the three horizontal dots over more in the bottom right-hand corner
    • Tap Settings
    • Tap Google Assistant
    • Tap the Assistant tab at the top 
    • Scroll down to Assistant Devices
    • Tap Phone
    • Slide the toggle to the left to turn off Google Assistant

Additional Notes

The Google Assistant toggle will be blue if enabled and gray if disabled


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