Hide App Feature Making a Come Back?

Discussion in 'iOS 9' started by APlotdevice, Feb 24, 2016.

  1. APlotdevice macrumors 68040


    Sep 3, 2011
    In iOS 5-6 one had the ability to hide apps they didn't need anymore from the Purchases apps list. This feature was removed during the iOS 7 UI overhaul. However I recently noticed something interesting in iOS 9...


    This currently only appears when swiping on an app in landscape mode on the Plus. Also it doesn't actually save which apps you have hidden when you leave the page and come back.
  2. Armen macrumors 604


    Apr 30, 2013
    Landscape mode on the 6+ also reveals the search feature on the purchased history screen.
  3. APlotdevice thread starter macrumors 68040


    Sep 3, 2011
    You can search in portrait too. You just have to scroll up.
  4. Salvor Hardin macrumors regular

    Jun 24, 2013
    I'd say the reason for both of these is because the landscape UI on the Plus is based off the iPad's Ui, I don't really remember hide being available on any iPhones before this but it's been on the iPad since at least iOS 6.

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