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Hello there people!

I've installed a custom rom and would like to add some apps as system apps.
I thought I'd use Root Explorer to do this.

I copied my apps to SD-card, and from there to /system/app/ and changed permissions.

Still, my apps does not come up in my launcher.
Have I done anything wrong?

Thanks for the help!
 
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Hello there people!

I've installed a custom rom and would like to add some apps as system apps.
I thought I'd use Root Explorer to do this.

I copied my apps to SD-card, and from there to /system/app/ and changed permissions.

Still, my apps does not come up in my launcher.
Have I done anything wrong?

Thanks for the help!
If the apps you install are not compatible with the android version you're using they won't show up. The quickest way to check this is to doubleclick the .apk on the sd-card and see if it will install.. They will be in your user/app if they do, but you can move them from there to /system/app if you want. If they give an error when installing they're not compatible.
 
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If the apps you install are not compatible with the android version you're using they won't show up. The quickest way to check this is to doubleclick the .apk on the sd-card and see if it will install.. They will be in your user/app if they do, but you can move them from there to /system/app if you want. If they give an error when installing they're not compatible.
They are compatible with the Androidversion, that much I know.
But they will not install if I doubleclick on them. That didn't work with another rom either, but it worked installing them using Root Explorer.
 
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They are compatible with the Androidversion, that much I know.
But they will not install if I doubleclick on them. That didn't work with another rom either, but it worked installing them using Root Explorer.
If it worked they would show up in your launcher.. If they won't install using the 'normal' method, they are not compatible with your phone.
 
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If it worked they would show up in your launcher.. If they won't install using the 'normal' method, they are not compatible with your phone.
Is it really a difference between MiniCM7 and a ROM based on MiniCM7?
Those apps works on MiniCM7 then, but not on another ROM based on it.
 
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