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Uninstalling Lookout

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by kevinmcc, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. kevinmcc

    kevinmcc Member
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    How the heck do you unistall this app? everytime i try i says it was unsecessful, ive ended the process and rebooted with no luck....
     

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  2. itsallgood

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    Have you tried from within the market under "My Apps"? Go to Lookout and press uninstall.
     
  3. AngryHatter

    AngryHatter Well-Known Member
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    Does it have admin rights that need to be removed before you can uninstall?
     
  4. jerofld

    jerofld Fixing stuff is not easy
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    I'm pretty sure you can configure Lookout to prevent itself from being uninstalled, as a protection against malicious apps doing that. Make sure that's not enabled.
     
  5. Chi-TownTx

    Chi-TownTx Well-Known Member
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    ^^ This.

    In Lookout options there is a box you need to uncheck to be able to uninstall it.
     
  6. Moonlight27

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    You have to go into your security function and make sure it's not selected as a device administrator. It drove me nuts for months until I figured out how to get it of my phone. I hated it!
     

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