How To Turn OFF And ON Huawei P20 Automatic App Update

Huawei P20 has so many cool features and options that they can sometimes confuse users. One of the main things that people find hard to do on this smartphone, is stopping from updating app automatically on Huawei P20. Furthermore, some users want to get full control and choose which apps should update automatically on Huawei P20.

On the other hand, some users don’t have the time or nerves to get notification from Google Play Store every time an app needs an update on their Huawei P20, and want to turn this feature on. In this guide, we will explain how to turn off automatic updates on Huawei P20 from Google Play Store and on the other way round.

We should say, that turning automatic updates on and off is not very complicated, and they even have some options to choose, like allowing automatic updates only over WiFi, to save data connection.


How to Turn OFF & ON Automatic Google Play Store App Updates on Huawei P20

Either you want to turn automatic updates on or off, the first thing you should do is to go to Google Play Store on Huawei P20. Here is a step to step guide on how to turn on or off automatic updates on Huawei P20.

  1. Go to the Google Play Store on your smartphone
  2. Select the menu button (3-lines) in the upper corner next to the “Play Store”
  3. Choose “Settings” in the slide-out menu
  4. Go to General settings, and tap on “Auto-update apps”
  5. Here you have the options to choose from “Automatically update apps” or “Do not auto-update apps”

Once you choose not to let on Huawei P20 automatic updates, you’ll get notifications from Google Play Store every time apps need an update.


Should you keep automatic updates ON or OFF on Huawei P20 smartphone?

It’s completely up to you to decide whether you want to keep this feature on or off. But if you are a new Android user or don’t know much about smartphones and apps, it would be helpful to keep automatic app updates on. This would prevent from getting tons of notifications from Google Play Store. As many apps don’t operate well when they are not up to date, you’ll make sure not to have such problems if they update automatically on Huawei P20.

On the other hand, if you let all the apps update automatically, you may sometimes not even notice when they are updated and not be aware of the new features that new versions bring in. These updates are not even noticeable on many apps unless they bring dramatic changes and features.


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