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Can't Uninstall App in 2.1

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by Dalamarjj78, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. Dalamarjj78

    Dalamarjj78 New Member
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    I want to get rid of the default barcode scanner that comes with android 2.1 but it isn't letting me uninstall it.

    When I go to the manage applications under settings it doesn't show up in the list. but it still appears (and works) from my standard application window.

    When I go to appbrain and try to uninstall it says, "uninstall not successful".

    I tried using the quickuninstall app (as suggested in another thread) but get the same "uninstall not successful" message.

    Any ideas what I can do to get rid of this stupid app?

    Thanks very much in advance.
     

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  2. K-Rizzle

    K-Rizzle Well-Known Member
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    If it's a stock app, it's not going to be "uninstallable". You'd have to root to get rid of it.
     
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  3. pwabbit

    pwabbit Well-Known Member
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    Right on Kelly
     
  4. Dalamarjj78

    Dalamarjj78 New Member
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    Ah, thanks.

    As it's a brand new phone I guess I'll just have to live with the app being on the phone since I don't want to risk screwing something up by rooting it. :(
     

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