OTA disable vzw apps?

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  1. ErcDaMerc
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    For those of you with the ics ota - can you disable verizon bloatware apps like we can on the leaks?
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    Yes. I have almost all of Verizon's bloatware disabled and no bad side effects
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    Question - which apps are VZW and which can be disabled?
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    I would like to know which ones specifically can be disabled also....
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    Just as an FYI, you may have to uninstall updates before you see the disable button on some system apps.
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    I disabled vzw navigator and the backup app that always tried to upload stuff without my permission.
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    Here is what I have disabled with no issues:
    blockbuster
    facebook
    facebook chat widget
    facebook for htc sense
    fb chat
    friend stream
    friend stream (there are 2)
    friend stream widget
    google+
    hot pursuit
    lets golf 2 hd
    mobile hotspot
    mobile im
    mobile instant messaging
    nfl mobile
    polaris office (i use kingsoft)
    twitter widget
    vcast music
    verizon video
    videosurf
    vz navigator
    watch
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    Great. Thanks for the list. That was exactly what I was looking for.
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    So how do you disable these applications?
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    Press 'All apps', press 2nd soft key from the left, press 'Remove app', press 'all' on the top right, scroll to desired and press it, select 'disable' on the right.
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