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Old July 6th, 2011, 10:15 PM   #106 (permalink)
jerofld
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Originally Posted by R2-3d View Post
i've had my 3vo since the 24th and all has been well up until a few days ago when some of the apps i downloaded lose they're icons. not only that my screen seems to make it's own choices for example; random apps will start running even if not on the home page im displaying, when using an app settings pop ups will appear and selections are chosen all while my fingers are nowhere near the screen.....

any help or insight will be greatly appreciated.
Are the apps that are going missing installed on your SD card? If you don't know, go to Menu (button) > Settings > Applications > Manage Applications and click the SD tab. If your applications that go missing are checked here, that is why they disappear. When you plug your phone in to a computer, it's probably set up as a disk drive and the computer takes over your SD card, which removes the apps from the phone's control, which makes them look like they're deleted.

The second issue I have no clue about. But it sounds like malware.
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