Google Assistant has used – creating reminders for various tasks, having hands-free options for Google searches, and searching for song names. But sometimes it is very easy to activate or for some people, it is not always helpful to listen but is just awful.
At times, all you want is to disable the feature and have more control over your technology.
Whatever your reason, turning off Google Assistant is almost easy with Android devices. Doing so will completely deprive you of access to the assistant’s features. But, if you prefer occasional access, you may want to consider disabling the support button instead of turning off Google Assistant entirely. That way, you’ll still be able to access the assistant via your phone, but you won’t be able to do so via the home button.
What is Google Assistant?
Google Assistant is a virtual assistant powered by artificial intelligence for tablets, computers, phones, and Lots of smart home devices. You can contact the assistant with voice commands or keyboard input to search the internet, send texts, play music, check the weather, schedule events, set alarms, adjust smart home settings, and much more.
How to Turn off Google Assistant on Android
If you want to turn off Google Assistant completely, follow our guidelines:
1. First, enter your phone’s “Settings”
2. Tap the “Google” section.
3. Then, tap “Account Services”
4. Then, click this option “Search, Assistant & Voice”
5. Tap “Voice”
6. Tap “Voice Match”
7. Off this section “Google Assistant” and Now your Google Assistant is off!
How to disable the Google Assistant Help button
For those who still want access to Google Assistant, disabling the support button a bit more intentionally may be a good option to turn it off completely. Basically, this means you can’t accidentally turn on your Google Assistant via your phone’s home button.
1. Tap phone “setting”
2. Then, click this “app” section
3. Then, tap “Manage Apps”
4. Then, click three dots:
5. Tap “Default apps”
6. Tap this option “Assist & voice input”
7. Click on “Assist App”
8. Just tap “None” option
Now Google Assistant is off your home button!
But, Google Assistant is to be a useful tool, it can help reduce your technical frustration.