1. AC Question's Avatar
    I decided to share a photo so i went into gallery and clicked the share via option and selected messaging. Now when i go into gallery to delete or move photos the messaging icon appears along side the trash can and share option in the gallary bar, how can i remove it?
    05-09-2015 01:11 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Which phone? Try long-pressing that icon to see if it gives you the option to select a different app to be the favorite.
    05-10-2015 12:33 AM
  3. dhodge727's Avatar
    thank you! its the galaxy s4 active, and yes ive tried holding it down but nothing happens i want it removed. It never appeard in the bar until I decided to share something now it pops up when i select a photo.
    05-10-2015 06:46 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    But you can still bring up the list of all available apps to share, right? What happens if you select a different app--does that icon on the bar change afterwards? Or see if there's an option in that list to select as a favorite.
    05-10-2015 12:00 PM
  5. dhodge727's Avatar
    yes all the other share options pop up and yes i can select one and it will be saved as the favorite.. im just wondering how i can remove the favorite so that its just the trash can and share option icon
    05-11-2015 08:27 PM
  6. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I doubt that's possible--it's part of the app.
    05-12-2015 12:21 AM
  7. Javier P's Avatar
    That's a common feature in many apps. The only way to remove that icon could be deleting data in settings - apps (or uninstalling the app, of course). Maybe resetting apps preferences could do the trick as well. Any possible solution would be like using a missile to kill a fly too much work to get things back.

    And be aware, any of those actions will be a temporary fix, next time you share a photo from the gallery a new icon will be there.
    B. Diddy likes this.
    05-12-2015 08:49 AM
  8. dhodge727's Avatar
    thank you guys for everything but i guess ill just live with it lol
    Javier P and B. Diddy like this.
    05-13-2015 06:34 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 05-22-2016, 11:33 PM
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-10-2015, 12:43 AM
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-10-2015, 12:39 AM
  4. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-09-2015, 12:49 PM
  5. What is the fluid strip in my Note Edge?
    By rajesh g in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-09-2015, 12:05 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD