Change your Discover settings

In Discover, you can change your language, video, and ads settings and decide what activity you share with Google.

Unhide or hide stories in another language

Stop getting stories in another language
  1. On your Android device, open your Google app   or go to google.com in your browser.
  2. At the bottom right of a card, tap More options .
  3. Tap Don't show stories in [language].
Note: This feature might not be available for all cards.
Bring back stories in another language

In the Google app

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google app .
  2. At the top right, tap your Profile picture or initial and then Settings and then Interests and then Hidden.
  3. Under "Types of Info," unhide the language you want to bring back.

In your browser

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, in your browser, go to google.com.
  2. At the top left, tap Menu Menu and then Settings.
  3. Under "Discover," tap Manage interests and then Hidden.
  4. Under "Types of Info," unhide the language you want to bring back.

Change weather settings

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google app .
  2. In Discover, tap the Weather card.
  3. At the top right, tap More More and then choose Fahrenheit or Celsius.

Control autoplay video previews

Videos in Discover could automatically play without sound. You can turn these video previews on or off, and change when they play.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google app .
  2. At the top right, tap your Profile picture or initial and then Settings and then General .
  3. Tap Autoplay video previews.
  4. Choose Never, Only on Wi-Fi, or On Wi-Fi & mobile data.

Change your Discover notifications settings

You can change your Google app settings, like Discover notifications, or turn Google app notifications on or off. Learn how to change your Google notifications.

Change which ads you get

You can’t use Discover ad-free, but you can change which ads you’re shown. You can recognize these cards by the word Ad. To stop seeing ads from a certain advertiser:
  1. At the top right of an ad, tap More More and then Why am I seeing this ad?
  2. Turn off Show ads from [advertiser].
To change which ads you see, go to Ads Settings. Discover can personalize which ads you see based on some of your Google settings and activities. To find and adjust past activity saved to your Google Account, go to My Activity.

Find and delete your Discover

Discover is private, and you can only find your activity if you’re signed in to your Google Account.
  1. Visit the My Activity page.
    • You might be asked to sign in to your Google Account.
  2. On this page, there's a daily summary of the Discover cards that the Google app sent to your device. You can review cards you've viewed, customized, or hid. You're also able to find channels you’ve visited.
  3. To delete your activity, go to Delete your activity.

What activity is saved in Discover

When you use Discover, Google stores and uses the following information in your activity:

  • The cards and results that appear in Discover
  • Which cards you view or customize
  • Topics you mark as "Not interested in"
  • The devices you use to access Discover
  • Ads
  • Channels you visit
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