Support HOW? - Uninstall apps that came with the phone

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Ceiling Fan, Oct 5, 2010.

  1. Ceiling Fan

    Ceiling Fan Member
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    The G2 came with some crap preinstalled like PHOTOBUCKET.
    I hate photobucket and want it off my phone.
    Its always running in the background and once every couple days I get a notification telling me to upload my media to photobucket.


    But when I try to uninstall it wont let me.
    WTFFFF
     

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  2. fryrice

    fryrice Member
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    dont forget amazon mp3 is also running in the background as well.

    i guess we have to wait for the root then it can be deleted
     
  3. Einherjared

    Einherjared Member
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    T-mobile just love to stick a bunch of useless crap on their phones.

    At least they have finally done away with all the MyFaves bullshit.
     
  4. TheBlackPrince

    TheBlackPrince Well-Known Member
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    I think you're going to have to wait for full root before you can delete that stuff unfortunately...
     
  5. SDscorch

    SDscorch Well-Known Member
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    ^agreed

    Root Explorer works great for this on my CM6 HTC Hero - but you need root to do it...
     
  6. phatboy

    phatboy New Member
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  7. Horus

    Horus Member
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  8. WarBird87

    WarBird87 Well-Known Member
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    i just used titanium backup and uninstalled the app from there...
     
  9. djsinco

    djsinco Well-Known Member
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    I see no value to web2go - what is the consensus on trashing it, along with Amazon, Photobucket, etc...?
     
  10. WarBird87

    WarBird87 Well-Known Member
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    ^ i dont have any of those on my phone.
     
  11. Calisto1224

    Calisto1224 Member
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    OK I have root and used uninstaller for root and uninstalled my account and my device apk but still have the icons how can i delete them also?
     
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