I’m doing some troubleshooting with text message composition, and the question arose ‘what app am I using’? Interestingly, I can’t seem to find any obvious answer … nothing like ‘help / about’ as found in most ‘windows’ apps, for example. So … here’s the icon for the app on my new Samsung S10:
and for reference, here’s the icon for the messaging app on my old S7:
So my specific question is, who’s apps are these (Samsung, Google, Verizon? – it’s a Samsung phone, running Google’s Android, supplied by Verizon – so any one of them could be logical answer) and … more generally, how does one answer this question in general? I looked through the Google Play store to try to match icons, no luck.
EDIT TO ADD: I found the ‘Default Apps’ list in settings. This is what I see there:
Now, I believe that the first one (red) is Verizon’s messenger app. And the last one (4th) is Facebook’s messenger app. But the second and third are identically named, and there’s no further identification! The third one is obviously what I’m currently using … whatever that is!