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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by efeigenbaum, Mar 11, 2011.

  1. efeigenbaum

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    According the the guide to rooting, it is recommended to freeze apps rather than uninstalling them. After freezing, can they be uninstalled or is it better to leave them on the phone?
     

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    From what I have read, it is better to leave them on your phone. That is what I did.
     
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    Same here. I just froze them and left them alone.
     
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    Does freezing them remove them from memory?
     
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    I can unfreeze an app and use it again if I desire.
     
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    So, there's no advantage then to actually uninstalling them?
     
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    it frees up mad space if you uninstall but you risk searching for literally minutes to find them again.
     

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