Android - Prevent apps from using your advertising ID

September 2016


Android - Prevent apps from using your advertising ID




Your Android device will generate an advertising ID out of your Google account. This advertising ID is used to display advertising across apps downloaded from Google Play. To prevent apps from using your advertising ID, follow the below procedure:
  • Go to Apps > Google Settings > Ads.

  • Check "Opt out of interest-based ads".

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