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Discussion in 'Application Development' started by John Gaby, Jan 6, 2010.

  1. John Gaby

    John Gaby New Member
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    I know that this is probably a stupid question, but I am completely
    new to Android development. I have worked through a number of the
    examples, and now have a bunch of apps on my simulated phone. I would
    like to remove some of those apps (to reduce the clutter), but cannot
    figure out how to do it. If I click on the app icon and hold down the
    mouse button, the screen changes to the main screen, and there appears
    to be a trash can at the bottom. However, dragging the icon to the
    trash can seems to have no effect.

    Thanks.
     

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  2. sn00zer

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    How are you installing them to your emulator?
     
  3. John Gaby

    John Gaby New Member
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    I am using the Run/Run command from within Eclipse
     
  4. eclipsed4utoo

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    hit the MENU button on the emulator, then click Settings --> Applications --> Manage Applications --> click on the application you want to remove --> Uninstall --> OK --> OK

    that's for 2.0, if you are using an earlier version, steps may be a little different.
     
  5. John Gaby

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