Just follow a few simple steps and you’ll be in control of your updates in no time.The easiest way to disable automatic app updates on your device is to use the phone’s software.
If you've ever picked up your phone to see that Google Play is going crazy and auto-updating app after app, you might feel your stomach tightening up as you see your data allowance evaporating into thin air. We'll show you how to stop apps from updating automatically so that Google Play only updates when and how you want it to.
However, it's not always ideal to just let them update without your permission.
If you'd rather decide when apps should be allowed to be updated to the latest version then here is a step by step guide on how to stop them updating automatically.
Even if your data plan is fine, you might find it annoying that apps download updates as they please and want a bit more control over what updates when.
In either case, you’ll be pleased to know that it’s possible to stop Android apps from automatically updating themselves without your permission.