How to uninstall Android system apps without root?


You have long been interested in how to remove Android system applications without root. It turns out that it is not only possible, but also very easy! In this article we’ll tell you how to remove useless pre-installed Android applications using your computer!

Previously, in order to remove the built-in Android applications it was necessary to get root privileges. The procedure is quite unsafe, and it’s almost impossible to get them on new devices! But, it turns out that you can easily remove the android system applications without root using the ADB utility! This article is especially useful to Xiaomi owners who are tired of embedded miui apps!

What do you need?

On Android:

  1. Enable “usb debugging
  2. Install App Inspector
    App Inspector
    App Inspector
    Developer: Projectoria
    Price: Free

On computer:

  1. For Linux and macOS, install ADB
  2. For Windows, install ADB Run or ADB

Remove Android system apps using your computer

First, we will tell you how to remove the built-in application using the ADB utility on Windows, Linux, macOS, and we’ll tell you how easy it is to do it in ADB Run just below!

  1. To start with, you need to determine which embedded Android applications you have to delete. To be specific, you need the name of the application package which you see on the Android desktop or in the menu. The App Inspector will help us with this.
  2. Connect Android to your computer and run ADB
  3. Then enter the adb shell, command to get started
  4. Now enter :
    pm uninstall -k --user 0 app_name
    Example: pm uninstall -k --user 0
  5. If everything runs perfectly, you will receive the message “Success” in ADB, the application is deleted.

Delete Android system apps without root access using Adb Run

You can also uninstall the application manually in ADB Run, knowing the exact app name and writing the command. Or use the semi-automatic mode:

Find out the package name using the App Inspector application.

Go to the “Other command” in the Adb Run program
Write the package name (application name) and press Enter. After that, the application will be removed from your Android!
Write the package name (application name) and press Enter. After that, the application will be removed from your Android!

Watch also the video tutorial on removing built-in Android applications!

Do you still have questions? Post them in comments and tell whether you’ve succeeded or failed!

That’s it! More useful articles and instructions can be found in the articles section and Android Hacks. Stay with the Android + 1! It will be even more interesting!