Problems uninstalling Arrow

If you are having trouble uninstalling Arrow, it's likely that:
- you have enabled the "double tap to lock screen" feature.  
- you set Arrow as default Launcher; 
- you are uninstalling Arrow from another Launcher; 

-------------Disable Arrow as device administrator------------
With it, Arrow would be granted a new permission called Device administrator.  Therefore, to uninstall, you first have to remove Arrow as a Device administrator.

Here are the steps:

1. Go to system settings -> security (the name might be different depending on the make/model/OS of your phone.
2. Find Device administrators list
3. Under Device administrators uncheck Arrow

----------------Clear default settings of Arrow-----------------
Some other cases (Android 5.x+ on some devices ) where user will see the uninstall button grayed out when user enter App Info page of Arrow, please click " clear default " button on the same App Info page  of Arrow, that will re enable the Uninstall button;

----------------Uninstall within Arrow Launcher------------------
please also make sure to uninstall Arrow from/within arrow Launcher; 

Now you can uninstall Arrow as usual.  But we do hope you to give Arrow another shot if you are trying to uninstall it now.  We are constantly improving it based on your feedback.

Thanks for trying out Arrow.

Arrow Team


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