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Anyway to get rid of "MotoBlur" cr@pware?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by walterbyrd, Dec 7, 2010.

  1. walterbyrd

    walterbyrd Member
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    Just got a Motorola Bravo with Android 2.1. AT&T is the service.

    To activate the phone, I had to install this motoblur cr@pware. Apparently, it eats up CPU cycles, and drains the battery, but does not do anything useful that I tell.
     

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  2. sitlet

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    Root, and install a custom rom.
     
  3. mikepic

    mikepic Well-Known Member
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    Exactly what I did on the DX. Trust me you will thank sitlet later.

    You really notice a difference in the responsiveness of the phone after you root and install a clean rom with no bloatware.

    Just beware b/c you can seriously damage your phone if you don't do the right research.

    GL
     
  4. 58mark

    58mark Newbie
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    take off the live wallpaper... I did that, and installed a kill app and my battery lasts all day. I enjoy most of the motoblur interface, and the stuff I don't like I just hide and ignore it.
     

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