How to delete apps on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Learn how to delete third-party apps that you've installed on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

iPhone showing Delete App screen

Delete an app

  1. Touch and hold the app.
  2. Tap Remove App Remove App icon.
  3. Tap Delete App, then tap Delete to confirm.

With iOS 14, there are new ways to find and organise the apps on your iPhone. Instead of removing an app, you can hide pages on your Home Screen, and move certain apps so that they appear only in your App Library. Learn more about using the App Library and customising your Home Screen.

If you delete an app, you don't automatically cancel any in-app subscriptions that you may have subscribed to. While deleting an app, you may see a Cancel Subscriptions option. Learn how to manage your subscriptions.

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