How to delete your app’s download history from the Google Play Store


It is helpful to have your app’s download history in the Play Store. But it can get really long over time, so you might want to erase it and start over

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Did you know that you can check all the apps you have already downloaded on your Android smartphone through the Google Play Store? Yes you can.

The good thing is that you can also delete and delete certain apps from your download history. In this article, we’ll show you how to remove apps from your Google Play Store library.

How to delete the download history of your Google Play Store app

Once you’ve downloaded an app from Google Play, the App Store will add it to your library.

This makes it easier to download apps when you buy a new device or even after you factory reset your phone. But sometimes you don’t want to keep some of these apps in your history because you don’t plan on using them in the future – and the list can get quite long after a while.

Follow these steps to delete your Google Play Store app download history from your Android smartphone:

  1. Launch the Play Store app and tap your account icon in the top right corner.

  2. To select Manage apps and device menu.

  3. Press the Manage tongue. You will now see all the apps that are currently on your device.

  4. Press the installed toggle and select Not installed from the pop-up window. This shows all the apps you previously installed but no longer use.

  5. Tap the box next to an app you want to remove from the list. You can select as many as you want.

  6. When done, tap the delete icon at the top right.

  7. To select To delete from the pop-up window at the end.

The Play Store will remove all of your selected apps from your download history. Remember, you can always reinstall deleted apps in the future.

This process is only accessible through the Play Store app at the time of writing. In other words, you can’t do it through Google Play on the web.

Related: How to Fix “Google Play Authentication is Required” Error

Remove old apps from your Google Play download history

The Play Store app library feature can be handy, but you don’t want to keep track of all the apps you download all the time. Especially those with whom you have had a bad experience. Fortunately, removing old apps from your Google Play download history is a snap.

To keep track of which apps you plan to download or purchase in the future, the Wish List feature of the Play Store has you covered.


How to Manage Your Wish List on the Google Play Store

Got a few apps or games that you don’t want to install right away? It’s easy to add them to your Play Store wishlist.

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