What is Flipboard

Uninstall and deactivate Flipboard - that's how it works

The Flipboard messaging app is preinstalled on many Samsung smartphones. In this practical tip we will show you how to uninstall the application.

Android: Uninstall and deactivate Flipboard

In this guide, we are going to show you how to remove Flipboard from the home screen. The following practical tip]] tells you how to deactivate Flipboard in the settings and uninstall the app. Uninstalling is unfortunately only possible via a complex root.

  • You can only completely uninstall and remove preinstalled apps with root rights.
  • Instead, you can at least deactivate Flipboard so that the app no ‚Äč‚Äčlonger runs in the background or is displayed in the app drawer.
  • To remove Flipboard from the home screen, hold down your finger on an empty area on the home screen or zoom in to zoom out. Now swipe left or right until you reach the side of Flipboard. Uncheck the picture above and press the home button.

In the next practical tip, we will show you the 4 best alternatives to Flipboard.