Article ID : SX915402 / Last Modified : 07/29/2021

How do I disable the Picture-in-Picture mode for specific apps?

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    Valid for

    • Android™ 11
    • Android 10
    • Android 9 (Pie)
    • Android 8.0, 8.1 (Oreo)


    1. Find and tap SettingsApps & notificationsAdvancedSpecial app accessPicture-in-picture.
    2. In the list of applications, tap the application that you want to disable Picture-in-Picture for.
    3. Tap the slider beside Allow picture-in-picture.