Cannot find Installed App

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  1. nyracballer

    nyracballer New Member

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    Hi Everyone, I have had my Moto Droid for two weeks and love it. Last night I was going through the Marketplace and installed an app to prevent the Droid from going into sleep mode while it is charging. After trying it out I really don't like it but I have a problem....I cannot find the App on my phone, in the Marketplace, through the Applications area....it is non-existant. I can't remember the name of it to do a search. I am open to any and all ideas.

    To the MODS: I did a search and couldn't find any help so I decided to post. If I posted this is the wrong location please move and accept my apologies.

    Thanks everyone!
     
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    So menu(soft button with 4 lines) --> settings--> Applications --> Manage Applications.............it doesn't show up?
     
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    nyracballer New Member

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    No it is not there.
     
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    Rettocs Member

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    If you saw the name again, would you recognize it? The reason I ask is because you have another option.

    Go to the marketplace, then search. with nothing in the text box, a dropdown should have the last bunch of apps you searched for. Maybe one of these is it, or it may jog your memory.
     
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    nyracballer New Member

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    Yes I will be trying that tonight. I did that quick today at work but nothing jumped out at me. I was just hoping someone might know a trick or had this happen themselves and knew an easier way.
     
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    Go to the marketplace, then menu -> downloads. It will list all your installed apps with name and icon.
     
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    +1. Any and all apps you have installed via the marketplace will be in that menu.
     
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    Was the app Screebl by any chance? It should always be visible on your pull down screen when it's active.
     
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    nyracballer New Member

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    It is not there...I checked that first! It is the mysterious App that can't be found LOL.
     
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    Download a task killer such as Advanced Task Killer and check what apps are running.
     
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    Was the app actually a widget? Because if that was the case, widgets don't show up in the application area, only if you go to the widget placer on the home screen.
     
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    nyracballer New Member

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    I have ATK and it shows nothing but when I plug my phone in it stays on the home screen...and doesn't shut off now.
     
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    Good thought..not there!
     
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    Your situation has drained my idea tank dry lol. If I think of anything else, I will be back.
     
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    I fully understand...I am going crazy here. Thank you to you and everyone who is trying to help. I have to sign off for a bit but will check back tonight to see if anyone has any ideas.
     
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