Originally Posted by jazz53
I do not have a verizon account. If I could I would delete backup assistant, but I can not find it in apps nor app quarantine. It is in settings but I see no way of shutting it off or disabling it.
Are you rooted? If so, the Backup Assistant client is /system/app/BackupAssistanceClient.apk (and .odex). You can freeze that app without problems. However, BuaContactAdapter.apk is also used by Verizon Backup Assistant, but you cannot freeze or remove it without affecting the contacts app.