What is Peel on Samsung?

With the right phone, the Peel Smart Remote for Android can take care of both of those problems. The app works with smartphones that have an infrared, or IR, blaster in them, such as the Samsung Galaxy line. That lets you control your television with your phone just as you would with a remote

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    What does the Peel app do?

    The Peel Smart Remote Application is an application that turns your smart phone or tablet into a TV remote. The app uses the IR Blaster of your device, so devices not equipped with that feature will not be able to use all of Peel Smart Remote's functions. Peel lets you find the perfect TV show for you!

    Is Peel remote a built in app?

    For Samsung, HTC and a few other devices that have IR port, Peel remote app comes pre-installed. Although it's a pretty useful app, recent updates to it have upset users with ads and lock screen overlays.

    How does Peel Smart Remote work?

    The Peel remote app uses infrared (IR) hardware on phones and tablets with IR built-in. For phones without IR, Peel instead finds devices using Wi-Fi. As such, Peel is compatible with a variety of phones and devices.

    Is Peel Remote malware?

    In a similar vein, the Threat Research Team recently noticed a preinstalled app demonstrating adware-like behavior. The Peel Smart Remote TV Guide, an app with over 100 million installs, has been misusing permissions functionality and aggressively advertising to its users.

    Can I delete Peel Remote from my phone?

    Go to App setting in your Android smartphone settings menu. Look for Peel Remote app in the App Manager. If the Uninstall button is available, select it to delete Peel remote app from your device.

    What will happen if I disable Peel Remote?

    When you disable the app, it will be restored to the original factory version and won't show up in the app drawer. To enable it again, repeat the above steps and select Enable. That's it, the Peel Remote would no longer show up on the lockscreen or any other area of your Android device.

    Is Peel Smart Remote safe?

    By writing anything on external storage, the Peel Smart Remote app highly exposes its users' data. By reading it, it accesses users' pictures, video, audio and any other files stored on it.

    What is the Peel Remote app used for?

    What exactly is Peel Smart Remote App? It is a universal smart remote app that primarily turns your smartphone into an all-in-one remote, i.e., allowing you to control appliances like Television, Air-Conditioner, Setup boxes and even gadgets like Roku, and few smart devices as well.

    Can I uninstall Peel Remote from Samsung?

    In a similar vein, the Threat Research Team recently noticed a preinstalled app demonstrating adware-like behavior. The Peel Smart Remote TV Guide, an app with over 100 million installs, has been misusing permissions functionality and aggressively advertising to its users.

    What is Peel remote app on Samsung?

    The app works with smartphones that have an infrared, or IR, blaster in them, such as the Samsung Galaxy line. That lets you control your television with your phone just as you would with a remote

    What happened to the Peel remote app?

    Updated on June 7th: Following the announcement of these discoveries, the Peel Smart Remote mobile application was removed from Google Play.

    How do I install peel remote?

    Setting Up Peel Smart Remote. Installing the Peel remote app for Android and iOS works just like any other. Simply search for Peel remote on Google Play or the App Store, and download it. Once it's done, open the app.

    How does Peel remote work?

    Peel Universal Smart Remote uses built-in IR hardware on Android smartphones to control devices by tapping the on-screen remote. For phones without the IR hardware, Peel uses WiFi to discover and control devices. One can connect to devices in the same WiFi network and control them from their phone.

    How do you use Peel Smart Remote?

    Using the Peel Smart Remote
  • The Peel Smart Remote app allows you to control your TV and cable box via your phone.
  • The Peel Smart Remote app allows you to control your TV and cable box via your phone.
  • Tap Tools.
  • Tap Smart Remote.
  • Tap Start.
  • Enter your postal code and then tap the Search icon.
  • Tap your TV provider.
  • Tap Next.
  • How does a smart remote work?

    Instead of requiring users to input codes for devices, Smart Control immediately determines which products are connected to a Samsung television and automatically takes control. The remote can then map the respective device's functions to its buttons.

    Is Peel remote malware?

    For Samsung, HTC and a few other devices that have IR port, Peel remote app comes pre-installed. Although it's a pretty useful app, recent updates to it have upset users with ads and lock screen overlays.

    Why do I have Peel Remote on my phone?

    The Peel Smart Remote Application is an application that turns your smart phone or tablet into a TV remote. The app uses the IR Blaster of your device, so devices not equipped with that feature will not be able to use all of Peel Smart Remote's functions. Peel lets you find the perfect TV show for you!

    Can I force stop Peel Remote?

    How to disable/uninstall Peel remote app from your Android device. Head over to Settings. Now tap on Apps and then scroll through the list and find the Peel Smart Remote application. Tap on Force stop and then tap on Disable.

    What is Peel Smart Remote and do I need it?

    With the right phone, the Peel Smart Remote for Android can take care of both of those problems. The app works with smartphones that have an infrared, or IR, blaster in them, such as the Samsung Galaxy line. That lets you control your television with your phone just as you would with a remote

    Can I remove Peel Remote from my phone?

    Go to App setting in your Android smartphone settings menu. Look for Peel Remote app in the App Manager. If the Uninstall button is available, select it to delete Peel remote app from your device.

    Can I disable Peel remote app?

    The only option available is to disable it, but people have reported that the app manages to resurface. Go to App setting in your Android smartphone settings menu. Look for Peel Remote app in the App Manager. If the Uninstall button is available, select it to delete Peel remote app from your device.

    Why do I have Peel remote on my phone?

    The Peel Smart Remote Application is an application that turns your smart phone or tablet into a TV remote. The app uses the IR Blaster of your device, so devices not equipped with that feature will not be able to use all of Peel Smart Remote's functions. Peel lets you find the perfect TV show for you!

    How do I stop Peel remote pop ups?

    By writing anything on external storage, the Peel Smart Remote app highly exposes its users' data. By reading it, it accesses users' pictures, video, audio and any other files stored on it.

    Is Peel remote app safe?

    In a similar vein, the Threat Research Team recently noticed a preinstalled app demonstrating adware-like behavior. The Peel Smart Remote TV Guide, an app with over 100 million installs, has been misusing permissions functionality and aggressively advertising to its users.