How to Change Default Apps in Google Pixel 4a

Here’s how to change the default app in Google Pixel 4a (5G). You can set or change default SMS app, web browser, music, caller ID & spam, home app (Pixel launcher), and other default app settings in Pixel 4a. Also, change default Google Assistant app to use voice search. You can clear the default app (Not all apps supported) in your Pixel 4a to launch the app by default.

How to Set Default Apps in Pixel 4a 5G

Step 1: Pull down the notification tray at the top of the screen and click on the “Settings gear (Cog)” icon.

Apps & notification settings in Pixel 4a to change default app

Step 2: Click on “Apps & notifications”.

Advanced settings in Google Pixel 4a 5G

Step 3: Click on “Advanced”.

Change default app settings in Pixel 4a

Step 4: Scroll and click on “Default apps”.

A list of default apps views in your Pixel 4a including browser app, caller ID & spam app, Digital assistant app, Home app, Phone app, and SMS app.

How to Set Default Apps in Pixel 4a 5G

Step 5: Click on any “App” (We select default browser app).

How to Change Default Apps in Google Pixel 4a

Step 6: Choose the “Browser” you want to use.

Open the browser you set and when asking then set it default.

Step 7: To set the default browser again, just choose the “Default browser” (Google Chrome) again in your Pixels.

How to Change Default Google Assistant App on Android 11 Stock OS

How to Change Default Google Assistant App on Android 11 Stock OS

Settings > Apps & notifications > Advanced > Default apps > Digital assistant app > Default digital assistant app > Choose Amazon Alexa > OK

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How to Clear Default Apps in Google Pixel 4a 5G

Step 1: Swipe up from the bottom to open the “App drawer”.

Step 2: Touch “Apps & notifications”.

See all apps in Pixel 4a 5G to default set

Step 3: Touch on “See all apps”.

Step 4: Select the “App” from the list (Not all apps have this clear default setting).

Advacned settings to clear default Pixel 4a app

Step 5: Touch “Advanced”.

Open by default app in Google Pixel 4a 5G

Step 6: Touch “Open by default”.

How to Clear Default Apps in Google Pixel 4a Device

Step 7: Touch on the “Clear defaults” button.

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