How to factory uninstall Netflix on Android without root

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You bought a new cell phone and did you notice that sta arriving Netflix without having it installed and not only… you try to delete the application and it won't let you! . This is undoubtedly frustrating, but don't worry that in this Green Android article I will explain what you need to do to uninstall Netflix from factory on android without root in the simplest way possible.


Why can't I uninstall Netflix on Android?

Well, for the simple reason that it's a Bloatware application, that is, an application that is pre-installed at the factory so that it is loaded with the system every time you turn on your mobile. The problem with this that it is integrated together with the operating system and at first it cannot be deleted or at least with conventional methods. Since there is a trick that will allow us to uninstall factory applications on Android without root, this is something we have already seen in a tutorial where we showed you how to remove stock pre-installed Chrome. The only problem is that it is a very cumbersome process since you will need to have access to a PC, so another possible solution would be by disabling Netflix in this way (even if it is not deleting it) the application will not drain your battery or consume system resources .


How to factory uninstall Netflix on Android without root step by step 2022

The first step will be to install it SDK Manager tool from the official Android developer page via the following link.

Once inside we must download the ADB Manager program for our operating system:


  1. Windows.
  2. Poppy.
  3. Linux.

Once the file has been downloaded we will have to unzip it by following these steps:

  1. We select it with the right mouse button.
  2. Let's «Extract in platform-tools».

Download App Inspector for free 2022

The next thing we will have to do is installare App Inspector that will be a program that will allow us to find out the name of the Netflix installation package. You can download this application for free via the Play Store via the following link.

Once installed, we will only have to search for the letter "N" until you find "Netflix", once identified we enter inside.

We write the Netflix package name which is com.netflix.mediaclient as you can see in the photo

Turn on Developer Options

The next step would be to activate Android developer mode, then I'll leave you a video where I explain step by step how to do it.

Turn on debug mode

The next thing we should do is turn on USB debugging in developer options as you can see on the phone.

  1. Connect the data cable from PC to mobile.
  2. If your PC does not recognize your mobile it is because you have to enter it in «Transfer files».

Accedi a PowerShell

Now let's go back to the PC and we have to hold down (without releasing) the shift key.


  1. On the desktop we must simultaneously press the right mouse button and the shift key.
  2. If we have done the previous step correctly, a section will appear that says «Open PowerShell window here», we select it.

How to delete factory pre-installed Netflix on Android without root Easy and fast 2022

The next thing we will have to do is copy and paste the following command and press Enter one by one. In the name of the package we must put the name of the Netflix package that App Inspector provided us, in my case it is com.netflix.mediaclient.


  1. Uninstall applications:. Devices Adb.exe
  2. Access the Android shell:. shell Adb.exe
  3. Delete applications in Shell: pm uninstall -k -user 0 com.netflix.mediaclient
  4. In case you want to reinstall Netflix, you can always do it with the following command: package cmd install-existing com.netflix.mediaclient

Install the OEM drivers if it doesn't detect your mobile

In case the PC does not detect your device, don't worry, you will just have to install the branded drivers of your terminal from the following link.

And so it was, in this simple way you can factory remove Netflix on Android without rooting your phone. If you have any questions you can always leave me a comment and I will try to respond as soon as possible. Don't forget that you can share this article with your social networks, which allows me to continue making tutorials in this project.. Thank you very much!.


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