How to Uninstall AccuWeather?

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Issue: How to Uninstall AccuWeather?

How can I remove AccuWeather from my phone? I am an Android user; however, I lost the trust of the app because of the recent privacy-related issues.

Solved Answer

AccuWeather is one of the most popular weather applications. It is compatible with iOS[1], Android, and Windows operating system. The app provides local weather forecast for the day and whole week. Thus, it’s a handy tool when you need to check whether you need to take an umbrella or not.

Having minute-by-minute weather forecast is handy. However, some phone users noticed that the app uses lots of battery resources. Thus, they decide to get rid of it in order to have a longer battery life. Some users also question the app’s accuracy and claim that it frequently fails to provide a real forecast.

However, the biggest problems with the AccuWeather occurred when the app was spotted sharing users’ data with a mobile advertising platform. Users were not informed about this activity. Besides, the company promised to end this shady activity but did not keep their word.

Nevertheless, this privacy-related issue occurred only in the iPhone version of the app; other users are concerned about their privacy as well. However, any suspicious data tracking and selling activities were not noticed in the Android version of the app or Windows Desktop app[2]. Thus, users should not worry about their privacy.

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How to uninstall AccuWeather?

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Below you will find how to uninstall AccuWeather from the iPhone and Android[3] phones, and Windows operating system if you are not pleased with the company’s behavior or simply want to get rid of the app.

Method 1. Remove AccuWeather weather app from iPhone

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  1. Find the app on your iPhone.
  2. Press and hold the app icon.
  3. When the application starts moving, you will see the X sign in the upper-left corner of the application icon.
  4. Press X.
  5. You might receive a prompt whether you want to delete this app. Confirm deletion.Delete AccuWeather from your mobile phone device

Method 2. Delete AccuWeather from Android phone

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  1. Go to Settings > Applications > Manage applications.
  2. Find the weather app and tap Uninstall.

However, Samsung and some other smartphones[4] have AccuWeather pre-installed. Therefore, you won’t be able to delete it that simply. Some third-party apps might help to root your phone and then you will be able to get rid of it.

Additionally, you can simply disable the app on your phone. For that follow these steps:

  1. Go to Settings > Applications > Application Manager.
  2. Find the app and click on it.
  3. Then you should see “Disable” button, thus, click on it.

Method 3. Uninstall AccuWeather from Windows

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Windows 8/10 users can simply get rid of the app following these steps:

  1. Open the home-screen.
  2. Right-click the app.
  3. Click Delete.

What is more, you have to Uninstall AccuWeather from the Control Panel[5]. The same instructions should follow Windows 7, XP or older users who have installed this weather app themselves:

  1. Go to the Control Panel.
  2. Go to Programs and Features (or Uninstall a program).Get rid of AccuWeather from Windows
  3. In the list of programs find Desktop.
  4. Click Uninstall button and follow uninstallation guide.

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Unforeseen circumstances can happen at any time while using the computer: it can turn off due to a power cut, a Blue Screen of Death (BSoD) can occur, or random Windows updates can decide to reboot the machine when you went away for a few minutes. As a result, your schoolwork, important documents, and other data might be lost.

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Ugnius Kiguolis
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Ugnius Kiguolis is the founder and editor-in-chief of UGetFix. He is a professional security specialist and malware analyst who has been working in IT industry for over 20 years.

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