1. jcamson's Avatar
    Hi all!

    Brand new Android user here. I'm a long time iPhone user and somehow I immediately deleted the stock messaging app. I had been using Hangouts but don't care for it and I would like to use the stock app again. I set it as the default but it won't show up under all apps. When I go to settings->apps it is there, but I can't access the app unless someone texts me first.

    Any ideas how to fix this? Any help would be much appreciated!
    08-04-2014 11:05 AM
  2. VDub2174's Avatar
    Which device are you using?
    08-04-2014 11:22 AM
  3. jcamson's Avatar
    Whoops! LG G3
    08-04-2014 11:25 AM
  4. VDub2174's Avatar
    Have you done a reboot to see if it comes back?
    08-04-2014 12:05 PM
  5. jcamson's Avatar
    Yeah I restarted and power cycled twice
    08-04-2014 01:13 PM
  6. jcamson's Avatar
    I fixed it. Had to force quit and clear the cache then power cycle and then it showed up in the app list as hidden

    Sent from my LG-D850 using AC Forums mobile app
    08-05-2014 06:26 AM
  7. VDub2174's Avatar
    Glad you got it fixed
    08-05-2014 08:44 AM

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