Google Play can update installed apps on Android device automatically. If you don’t want to install automatic update of the apps, then you can disable Google play to install automatic apps update on Android device. There are basically two options to do that, one by preventing each app from updating and another preventing all apps update.
By preventing Google Play to automatic updates, you can definitely save some storage on device. Moreover, if you don’t have the Unlimited Internet Package for Android, then you should turn off or disable Auto Update Application or Game on Android.
Well, how to prevent Google Play to Auto Update Game or Application in Android. Here are tips on how to turn off or disable a brief auto update on Android.
Prevent Individual Apps from Automatic update:
You can prevent each app from automatic update. For this follow the given procedure.
- Launch the Google Play Store app from your device.
- Then press Menu button and select the My Apps.
- Select the apps which you want to prevent from automatic updates.
- Scroll slight down and uncheck the “Allow automatic updating” box.
- Now Google play will only notify you about update available for device. They will not automatically update the device.
Tips: You can uncheck the “Allow automatic updates” during the first installation of the apps to prevent Google Play to prevent automatic updates.
Prevent all apps from Automatic update:
You can also prevent all apps from automatic update in android device. For this follow the given procedure:
- Launch Google Play Store app from your device.
- Go to Menu and select the “Settings” tab.
- Uncheck the “Auto-Update apps”.
- Now Google play will not update any apps automatically, however they will notify about new updates in notification centre.
Tips: You can also disable notification for Application Update. For this go to Google Play app->Menu->Settings>Uncheck Notifications.
Now you have complete control over the android apps update. You can manually update selected apps from Google Play store by going to Menu->My apps.