Adware appearing in dialer

Discussion in 'Droid X Tech Support' started by ibdavidc, Oct 30, 2010.

  1. ibdavidc

    ibdavidc New Member

    Oct 30, 2010
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    On my wife's Droid X (still on 2.1) she keeps getting ads that pop up urging her to "Win a free iPad" with some image . . . how to carve a pumkin, an ascii art Darth Vader, etc. Annoying, but doesn't appear to be dangerous.

    Any ideas where it came from and (more importantly) how to get rid of it? She has a pretty stock phone, but this appeared after buying and installing the smashing pumkins app from the app store. (Which I have on my 2.2 X, where it works flawlessly.)
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