Pre-loaded Aps

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    Is there a way to delete a pre-loaded application you don't want/need? When I try to move to garbage pail it comes right back.
    Thanks for any wisdom in advance....
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    You need to root your Droid in order to do that. To find out more about rooting the Droid X read the threads in this section of the forum.
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    When you move the Icon to the trash bin it just removes the shortcut from the home screen, it does not actually uninstall it.
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    I have a rooted phone, how can I delete those apps I don't want?

    thanks.
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    i tryed to search for an answer but found nothing and didnt want to start a new thread but this is probily a dumb question but can you root the phone just to get rid of the stock apps that came on the droid x 2.2 that have no purpose and then unroot it back or do u have to keep it rooted?
    thanks
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    I wouldn't know why you would bother un-rooting, but you could.
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    you could unroot, but then before the next OTA update, youd need to put all the stock apps back on.
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    so if you root it u wont be able to download the next ota update ?
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    you will but youll lose root

    you wont get the update if you take off stock apps and dont put them back on.
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    o i see thanks im still in the learning process of android lol trying to figure out what to do as far rooting or not
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