removing bloatware

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  1. nyjw

    nyjw New Member

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    now that im rooted (thanks all). how do i remove bloatware?

    thanks

    jw
     
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    I'd like to know this as well. Its the main reason I rooted my phone :)
     
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    removing bloatware for idiots

    can some one post step by step instructions how to rename bloatware and store in a sd folder. you see im an idiot and need baby steps

    thanks

    jw
     
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    just use root explorer to go into system/app/ and change the .apk to .bak of the app you wanna remove then you can move that to teh sdcard (id make a seperate folder to keep track)
     
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    when in root manager, when i press on the file it asks me if i want to install. how do i edit the file name?
     
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    Long press it and you get a detailed options menu
     
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    Can you use astro to rename these files also?
     
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