How to Uninstall and Reinstall a Third Party App Through the Play Store

Objective

  • To reinstall a third party application on a Republic Wireless phone

Environment

Procedure

  1. Connect to WiFi
  2. Open the Play Store application
  3. Tap the three dashes on the upper left corner and then tap My apps & games
    • You may instead see a circle in the upper right corner, with either your Google account photo (if you have one) or a letter of your name - tap this instead if that's an option on screen, and then tap My apps & games
  4. Tap Installed
  5. Scroll through the list and select the app you want to reinstall
  6. Tap Uninstall and then OK on the popup window
  7. After the uninstall completes, tap Install

Additional Notes

System apps that come pre-installed on the phone cannot be fully uninstalled, but updates can be uninstalled and reinstalled to resolve performance issues.


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