How to

Turn Off Or Uninstall Peel Remote App From Android Devices

Uninstall Peel Remote App From Android Devices
Written by Hassan Abbas

What do you know about Peel Remote App? Among other amazing features on mobile devices, Infrared (IR) blaster is on the top of the list. However, some users love to have an IR blaster on their mobiles to control TV, AC and other electronic appliances, others hate it.

If your mobile device has an IR port, you might be having Peel remote app too. For HTC, Samsung, and some other devices having IR port. Peel remote app comes built-in. However, it’s quite an essential app, the latest updates to it have upset users with lock screen or ad overlays. If you are also facing these problems and like to uninstall or turn off Peel remote app simultaneously, we are here to help you.

How to turn off/uninstall Peel remote app from your Mobile device

Peel Remote App

Step 1:

Open Settings. 

Step 2:

Now click on Apps and then move through the list and look for the Peel Smart Remote application.

Step 3:

Click on Force stop and then click on Disable.

Step 4:

Now head over to Settings > Apps and click on the 3-dot button and then click on Special access on your Samsung device or just look for “draw over” in Settings and turn off the permission for Peel Smart Remote on other OEM devices.

Step 5:

Then choose to Appear on top and toggle off the permission for Peel Smart Remote on your Samsung mobile device or just find for “modify settings” in Settings. You can then turn off the permission for the Peel Smart remote once again on other OEM devices.

Step 6:

Move back and then choose Change system settings and toggle off the permission for the Peel Remote application.

Step 7:

When you turn off the app, it will be recovered to the original factory model and can’t display up in the app drawer. If you want to turn it on again, repeat the above steps, and choose “Enable”.

That’s all, the Peel Remote can’t display up on the lock screen or any other area of your mobile device.


That’s all about it. If you think that it is helpful then do let us know your suggestions in the comment section below. Do you know any other method that you think we can’t mention in this article? Comment us below and stay tuned with us!

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About the author

Hassan Abbas

Tech enthusiast with too many items on his wish-list and not nearly enough money! Specializing in all things tech, with a slight Apple bent he has been writing for various blogs for the best part of (too many) years

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