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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by wad7719, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. wad7719

    wad7719 Active Member
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    Anyone figure out how to remove the locked bookmarks on gingerbread? (google, verizon, and picasa)

    Stock OTA/Stock browser.

    Thanks
     

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  2. wad7719

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    So has no one else noticed this...or am I just missing something super obvious?
     
  3. quickaudi

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    probably require the apk for the browser to be modified, and I don't know how that's done (or if I'm even correct)
     
  4. SimsDelt

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    You have to be rooted to do this... if you want I can move this thread over to the root section so you can get some better answers.
     
  5. cjcross22

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    I'd like to know as well.. waste of space.
     
  6. wisekb

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  7. wad7719

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    Bookmark Sort and Backup did the trick.

    Thanks wisekb.
     
  8. cjcross22

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    Very nice, just downloaded it, removed them, then removed the app since I probably wouldn't use it anymore. :D
     
  9. bobanahalf

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    +1 for Bookmark Sort & Backup
     
  10. butopia

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    HAHAhahah lolololooo hahaha

    SLAP da man back down! WOrked like a CHAMP to get rid of all that facebookYahooCNN etc etc crap!

    Now if I can just kill all the other bloatware on my NEW GALAXY S 2 4G on TMOBILE !!!!! GOODBYE STEVE JOBS, We knew ye well........

    IPhone should make fancy drink coaster....... Skyrocket? NO MATCH FOR HERCULES and a $60/mo all you can eat voice/text/data plan!!!!!!!!!!!!!! lolololol
     
  11. double0seven

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    Yes, you are.

    The way default browser bookmarks work is:

    1) After you visit a page, it shows up in history.
    2) If you tap the star next to it, it becomes a bookmark.
    3) If you tap the star again, it gets deleted from the bookmarks.

    SO, visit each of the pages that are preloaded bookmarks, then go into history and unstar them. They will instantly be deleted.
     

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