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[Q] Uninstall stock apps?

11th May 2012, 07:30 AM |#1  
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Hi everyone.....so does anyone know a way to remove those stupid stock apps that come with the prime?? and btw I'm NOT rooted.
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11th May 2012, 09:14 AM |#2  
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You can 'disable' many of the stock apps with standard apps tool under ICS. To remove system apps you can't disable you need to be rooted.
11th May 2012, 10:09 AM |#3  
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You can 'disable' many of the stock apps with standard apps tool under ICS. To remove system apps you can't disable you need to be rooted.

ok thanks ill check it out....and do u kno a good and safe way to root?? also is there a way to unroot?
11th May 2012, 10:22 AM |#4  
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If you are on .21 firmware it is not so easy to root.

1. you have to downgrade to .15 (see here). Beware this is not without risk please read the instructions very carefully.

2. root (see here) and protect the root status with 'OTA rootkeeper'.

3. update via OTA to .21 and restore root with OTA Rootkeeper.
11th May 2012, 03:39 PM |#5  
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If you are on .21 firmware it is not so easy to root.

1. you have to downgrade to .15 (see here). Beware this is not without risk please read the instructions very carefully.

2. root (see here) and protect the root status with 'OTA rootkeeper'.

3. update via OTA to .21 and restore root with OTA Rootkeeper.

Thanks for the answer but i disabled the apps from the settings like you said and everything is fine, thanks anyway.
11th May 2012, 06:20 PM |#6  
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Hi everyone.....so does anyone know a way to remove those stupid stock apps that come with the prime?? and btw I'm NOT rooted.
Thanks

Be aware if you uninstall stock application you may not be able to receive OTA updates!!
11th May 2012, 08:34 PM |#7  
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As in software updates???
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