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[Q] remove smartconnect

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18th June 2014, 01:19 PM   |  #1  
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hi,i have a rooted xperia z1 running 4.4.2
how do i remove smartconnect?i have tried using root explorer,found an apk "......liveware" which had the same icon as the smart connect .
but it didnt help,the app is still in app drawer and when i try to open it ,it says "com.sonyericsson.extras.liveware has stopped"
can anyone help me in removing the app?
18th June 2014, 01:48 PM   |  #2  
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Use titanium backup to remove system apps
18th June 2014, 02:30 PM   |  #3  
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thanks,will try and see what happens
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or you can simply disable the app in app manager......but in this way you disable it(not shown in drowner) not uninstall completely......
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I tried titanium backup pro but couldn't find smart connect in the list.
I know about disable but it will still take up space in my internal storage.
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Originally Posted by ViperCDX

I tried titanium backup pro but couldn't find smart connect in the list.
I know about disable but it will still take up space in my internal storage.

As u said ur z1 is rooted u can try these apps for removing built in apps...

System app remover (root)
System App Unistaller

actually XDA is not allowing to post outside links.. u can search for d apps in google play
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