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Root OK, I've rooted. Now how do i rename Blockbuster?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by AngryDev, Oct 17, 2010.

  1. AngryDev

    AngryDev New Member
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    OK, I've rooted. Now how do i rename Blockbuster? There's information overload out there. I've download root explorer but I can't find out now how to rename the bloatware apps I have on my droid x. Can Anyone point me in the right direction please?

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  2. tom108

    tom108 Well-Known Member
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    you can change the extension from apk to .bak
    or download titanium backup and it will give you the option to freeze the app.
     
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  3. jreed2560

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    Root Explorer or Titanium backup
     
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  4. zane!

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    If you're planning to run a ROM or theme the heck out of your phone you can just rename it to .bak with root explorer. If you plan to stay relatively stock I recommend the Ti Backup option since it will make any official updates easier, due to the Ti backup changes being easier to undo.

    I've done both and they work just as well.
     

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