Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Galaxy S4

test: Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old September 30th, 2013, 02:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Thread Author (OP)
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: USA
Gender: Male
Posts: 9
 
Device(s):
Carrier: AT&T

Thanks: 5
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Sad How do I uninstall fonts from my galaxy s4?

So I'm new to android and I got a galaxy s4 two days ago. I downloaded the ifonts app yesterday but my sister said she thinks it's malware and the permissions are incredibly fishy. I uninstalled the app and went into the my files and deleted everything that had to do with the ifonts app but the fonts are still in my settings. I want to delete the fonts that I downloaded from the app and just be done with it. Someone please tell me how to do this.

Also my sister said I should download the antivirus app AVG but I've heard bad things about antivirus apps on Android. Should I download it?

Other than this issue with the fonts I am in love with Android and I could never go back to Apple. Best decision I've made in a while.

Advertisements
ShawnLT is offline  
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old September 30th, 2013, 02:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 840
 
Device(s): Nexus 5
Carrier: Sprint, home of unlimited dialup

Thanks: 76
Thanked 292 Times in 217 Posts
Default

<Assuming you are unrooted>

Did you reboot your phone? Usually, an uninstall should have gotten rid of everything.

Also, from the app description at play store

Quote:
HOW TO UNINSTALL FONTS?

- Go to 'Home > Setting > Application > Manage Application'
- Select font you want to uninstall
- Follow instructions 

copyrights,

(Not sure what the last bit is - do you have individual fonts showing up in your app manager? If so, maybe you have to delete those one by one

Worst case scenario, you can perform a factory reset, and that should get you phone back to how it was when you got it (it will delete all your data, and all apps that you downloaded - basically back to how it was the day you got the phone)
__________________
20gb free cloud storage with this link
jj14x is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old March 20th, 2014, 05:42 AM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 1
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Hey!
If you go to Settings - More - Application Manager - Downloaded and look through for the fonts you have installed. Then just click on them and uninstall.

Thanks
Mel
melmmc1403 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old March 20th, 2014, 05:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
dontpanicbobby's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Boston MA USA
Gender: Male
Posts: 2,966
 
Device(s): HTC One (M8), Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Samsung Galaxy S II, Google G1
Carrier: t-mobile

Thanks: 345
Thanked 894 Times in 584 Posts
Default

I've been using iFont for over a year now. I haven't had any problems. It's not malware. I've used it on my S2 and currently on my Note 3.
__________________
"You silly twisted boy, you" - Hercules Grytpype-Thynne
dontpanicbobby is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply

Samsung Galaxy S4
Current Rating:
Rate this Phone:

The all-new Samsung Galaxy S4 is all but guaranteed to be the next top-selling device. The new device is dubbed the "Life Companion" due to its intuitive features. The Galaxy S4 sports a 5-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display, an awesome 13 MP... Read More

Tags
android, fonts, galaxy s4, new to android


Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Galaxy S4
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:46 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.