Deleting Favorites From Home Screen

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    I know how to add favorites (contacts,Apps) to home screen, but how do you delete them from your screen.
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    Click and hold on a blank part of the home screen to add thing, or drag them from the shade window (the bottom one you flick up). To remove a widget or app, click and hold on the icon and drag it to that bottom shade, it will display a red trash can thing.
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    thanks

    yes.. i got it, thanks for the help.
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    is there a way to possibly remove the apps in the pull up menu? apps i don't need such as Visual VM, Corporate Email, & Amazon Mp3.
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    Right... I must have missed the part about removing them from the menu, I already know how to remove them from the home screen.
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    1. To remove an app you need to go to settings -> applications -> Manage apps.. it will show all installed apps and you can select one and uninstall it.

    2.Another way to uninstall apps, that were installed from market place:
    Marketplace>Menu button>Downloads>
    This will give you a list, select the one you want to remove. Uninstall will show up on the bottom-right of the screen.

    This will completely remove the app.

    Your home screens are the 3 screens that are always up. The slide up drawer> Think of it as your start menu on a PC. It holds everything. While your home screen is like your desktop and is just shortcuts.

    This should help.............
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    SUCKS we can't delete apps we don't want.. Ie. Visual VM !
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    agreed. that as well as Corporate Email and Amazon Mp3 are the programs i'm referring to.
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    Huge thanks on how to remove the apps from home screen. was going crazy trying to figure it out!
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    I have tried dragging an icon to the trash can on my home screen but it will "not" remove it. Is there any thing else I should or can try????
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