[HOW TO] Remove bloatware

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  1. qoncept

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    I'm going to upload the entire /system/app folder when I get home so people don't need to ask for individual files.

    Remember! Rename, don't delete the files!
     
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    Thanks man!!!
     
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    Anyone know the name for the corporate email app?

    Edit: Figured it out - BlurEmail.apk
     
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    I have the file downloaded do I just copy that APK to the folder on the phone?
     
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    Yep, just put them right back where they were.
     
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    FYI

    Here is a list of the apps I removed (copied)

    Social Networking - FriendFeed.apk
    Files - FileManager.apk
    Media Sharing - HomeSyncWizard.apk
    Messaging - Messaging.apk
    Company Directory - MotoGAL.apk
    Email - BlurEmail.apk
    Blockbuster - Blockbuster.apk
    City ID - CityID.apk
    Skype - Skype_mobile.live.apk
    Visual Voice Mail - Vvm.apk
    3G Mobile Hotspot Mynet.bak
     
  8. motorhaith

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    how do i add back the backupassistance client? i've tried adb push but it says permission denied. Help please?
     
  9. qoncept

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    You need to type su before trying to move files. It's really just easier with Root Explorer.
     
  10. Abe21599

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    must agree. its two bucks and its a lot less hassle
     
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    Abe21599 DF Super Moderator Rescue Squad

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    deleted mynet with root explorer and did a search for it and nothing came up... but its still there

    what gives

    edit: nvm fixed it i had a space
     
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    Just to verify, is it ROOT EXPLORER by Speed Sofware?
     
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