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Support removing the autorun verizon media propaganda

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by txateer, Nov 6, 2010.

  1. txateer

    txateer New Member
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    Hi all,
    I have looked and looked and I guess I'm not entirely sure what to call it so I'll try here.
    Whenever I plug my DINC into the usb on my laptop there is an auto run file that launches my browser on my computer and opens a verizon web page for their media manager thing that I don't use or want.
    What and where is that file?
    I just can't seem to be able to find it.
    I have a rooted Inc and have been using root explorer to wash out all the unwanted stuff but can't seem to get this one.
    If this has already been asked, sorry for the repeat. Like I said I caouldn't find the topic.

    Thanks

    _TX_
     

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  2. commander24

    commander24 Well-Known Member
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  3. ynnufderf

    ynnufderf Member
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    Another way is to flash a nice ROM that doesn't have any of that stuff on it.
     
  4. zemerick

    zemerick Well-Known Member
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    It's not propaganda:) Theres no secret/political/etc. message they are trying to pass off on you. It's to install drivers and such for the phone on your PC. Commander24's tip should work fine for getting rid of it though, if you already have a working driver on your computer for the phone.
     
  5. pjminkow

    pjminkow Member
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    Same problem, but not rooted and ##7764726 does not work. Other suggestions?
    Thanks.
     
  6. pjminkow

    pjminkow Member
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    Never mind. Disabled call confirm and it worked.
     
  7. oomatter

    oomatter New Member
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    I know you've got the problem fixed, but if you're already rooted you can just delete "/system/etc/CDROM.ISO" and that will get rid of any autorun crap too.
     
  8. jgr

    jgr New Member
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    I have the same problem and I don't have call confirm, yet dialing ##PROGRAM and hitting Call does nothing. Any other ideas of what to try?
     
  9. kjarrett

    kjarrett Well-Known Member
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    Worked great! Thanks!

    -kj-
     
  10. slumpey

    slumpey Well-Known Member
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    worked great, thanks
     

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