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By camsurf, Senior Member on 10th May 2014, 04:10 PM
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Hey guys. Is this normal for me to have multiple apps?

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10th May 2014, 04:57 PM |#2  
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I haven't seen that before. But they are different versions so it's possible. I'd freeze the older version and see if you run into problems

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10th May 2014, 05:46 PM |#3  
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that is *kind-of* normal.

All pre-installed apps are installed in "system/apps" folder and cannot be removed unless rooted. Then all updates are stored in the "data/apps" folder along with all user installed apps. This is done so normal users "not-rooted" can delete all their installed apps and updates to get back "stock".

Most apps that list your installed apps, like titanium backup, or the "system settings > applications" normally take this into account and only show you one version. What-ever crap program you took a screenshot of, obviously does not take that into account and is confusing you. I see "safe2remove" beside many of the items in that screenshot, I do not recogize that application you are using. Just some garbage app as far as I am concerned now.
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do not freeze either version
10th May 2014, 05:49 PM |#5  
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I'm looking at system cleanup

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10th May 2014, 06:04 PM |#6  
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You can delete the older version, but you have to remove the app manually or you'll need to reinstall. Look at the YouTube app in the attached pics. Also, system cleanup is a great app.
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I have two play stores, also two Google play services

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10th May 2014, 06:39 PM |#8  
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I have two play stores, also two Google play services

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The 4.82 update for SystemCleanup fixes the issue of apps showing twice
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