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Old January 8th, 2011, 03:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by edodonnell View Post
These apps can safely be removed from the LG Optimus M.

Apps safe to remove:
Boingo_Wi-Fi.apk - Boingo WiFi
Browser.apk - MetroWEB - Safe to remove only if another browser has been installed
Email.apk - Email app - Safe to remove if you use Gmail or some other email app
LG-MS690_MetroBackup_1.27_PRODBuild_10082010.apk - MetroBackup
LGMS690_MetroNavigator_4.9.1_Build_57_10222010_rel _signed_PROD.apk - MetroNavigator
LGMS690_MetroPCS_EasyWiFi_V4.0.90.apk - EasyWiFi
Loopt_Android_2.4.1_Oct.13.2010.apk - Loopt
Metro411.apk - Metro411
metroappstore-v1.3a.apk - MetroPCS App Store
MobileBanking.apk - Mobile Banking
MobilePosse.apk - MyExtras
Mocospace-1.2.4.apk - Moco Space
MPCS-MobileIM- - MobileIM
MVC.MetroPCS.android02.apk - Virtual Card
PEX- - Pocket Express
PGA_Android.apk - Games
SNS.apk - LG Facebook and Twitter app
thinkdroid.apk - Think Free Office
UNO_DEMO_LG_MS690_EN_NONIGP_MetroPCs_TS_307.apk - UNO Game
z7-android2x.apk - Mail@Metro

These apps SHOULD NOT be removed:
Phone.apk - Phone app/dialer
Settings.apk - Settings menu
Talk.apk - Google Talk - Android Market will not work without it.
I've removed all of those, plus:

Calculator = Sure it's convenient but if I ever want to add anything up I can usually do it in my head or just download an alternative one.

ClockWeatherWidget = I have Beautiful Widgets installed which provides a much nicer looking clock and weather.

GoogleQuickSearchBox = I can use a browser to search google

Music = I use doubleTwist as my music player

RSSViewerWidget = Don't care about RSS Feeds

Youtube = Dolphin HD browser as well as the Default browser plays Youtube videos just fine
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