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What is Android System WebView

Android System WebView is a facility to android users to open external links within an app. It is a version of the Chrome browser that enables your android device to open external links and will allow you to won’t leave the app. Like when you click on a link in some apps and a small window appears where you can read or see the webpage. But remember android webView may not support all apps.

Android WebView is a built-in app in android devices. You can see this in android devices having an android version 7.0 or lower than android nougat. But you won’t see in the latest version of OS, but still, it is a part of android OS. Now it is available in the Chrome browser as a built-in part.

What is Android System WebView

How To Enable Android System WebView (Android System WebView disabled)?

If you are facing the problem of Android System WebView disabled. Then you can enable this by following steps.

  1. Go to Google play store.
  2. Search for Android System WebView.
  3. Or you can find it from Apps.
  4. Click on that.
  5. Now change the disable button to enable.

How To disable Android System WebView

Well, it is not the right choice to disable android system webView. If you think it steals or spies on your data, then it is wrong. But still, if you want to disable the app, then follow these steps.

  1. Go to the setting.
  2. Click on the application manager.
  3. Tap on apps.
  4. Search android WebView.
  5. Tap on disable.

Second method:

  1. Go to Google play store.
  2. Search for Android System WebView.
  3. Or you can find it from Apps.
  4. Click on that.
  5. Now tap on disable.

Can I uninstall Android System WebView?

First of all, you cannot do this. You just disable the Android WebView app, .and secondly not at all. As it is a system app, and it’s not harmful to your device. You may face a problem if you disable this.

Is Android System WebView necessary?

On android, having a version of Android 7.0, it is necessary to have this app because it provides built-in access to external links on an app.

I hope this article is helpful to you and you got your answer. But still, if you have any other questions, then ask in the comment section.

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