ES File Explorer
Originally Posted by davelinc
I made the stupid mistake of trying to run the next launcher. Put it into the system app folder and changed permissions but now I constantly get a 'next launcher has stopped working' message which has made my kindle unusable. I connected my device to my PC in the hope of navigating to the system\app folder and deleting the next launcher that way. However when I connect and go into storage I cannot find the folder. I've tried showing hidden folders but I still can't find it. I know there must be a way to navigate to the system\app but I've had no luck so far. Any help would be really appreciated. Thanks
If you do not have the Android SDK Installed:http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html
Then download ES File Explorer from here: https://dl.dropbox.com/u/54456659/ES...er_18.104.22.168.apk
If I understand you correctly, you are able to use the Kindle, correct?
Be sure you have Root Permissions: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2069117
If you can not access the Kindle directly, use onemeila method.
Perform the above download directly from your Kindle using Silk , Opera or Dolphin.
Once the download has completed, choose "Open" to install.
Complete the install of ES File Explorer, then Open ES File Explorer directly
after the install or through the Kindles /Apps/
Once ES File Explorer is open, the go to the Settings, choose Root
Settings. Check every box. Then you will be presented with a Superuser
dialog box. Be sure to click on Allow. Then go back to the main ES File
Explorer Screen. You will notice at the top, it shows where you are in
the file system. By default ES File Explorer open to /sdcard/ so
You need to click UP. This will place you at the Root / - next
Click on the System folder, next the App folder. Long press
whatever file you would like to delete and choose "Delete" or
"Move" to Move the file to another location. Just FYI you
will find that most of the programs reside in /data/apps.
I suspect Next Launcher is in the /data/apps folder.
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