I have had success for moths in disabling the YouTube application (amongst other few GAPPs). However all of a sudden, the YouTube app (together with this one News app) See to auto enable themselves. Anyone know why this is happening, please. I lasted upgraded to Pie 9.0 and do not know if this had an influence. Yes the issue on hand never occurred until recently (couple of weeks the 9.0 upgrade). Its a Nokia 5

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The foregoing turned out to be the explanation behind. Though often with great trouble therewith, I ocassionally look up and download certain games for my sons off Play Store. Some of which games will (to my display) feature elements that advertise their other game applications. While I often labour to discourage both sons to steer clear from clicking such app ads buttons, my 5 year old have yet to get. When this buttons are clicked, a redirect to the pertinent Play Store app page happens - where feature screenshot about the app as well as video demo are hosted. When such demo videos are clicked, one would be prompted to choose if they would like to enable YouTube (if previously disabled) or play through browser. Ideally uninstalling the app would be best but this is often not provisioned for and often requires root rights.

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  2. And yes I honestly would rather that we choose weather to have ads about other apps the developer offers. This is because a promising app does not always suggest that all apps by the developer are Christian sympathetic. These trickeries are otherwise one of the reasons why http://games.likechrist.co/ was considered.
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