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Sick of these carriers add this mobile advertising junk!

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27th March 2014, 09:10 PM   |  #1  
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FYI, Sprint installs something called Luemn ToolBar and when you click on it it brings up Sprint Mobile Advertising program. Make sure you disabled this cr$p.
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FYI, Sprint installs something called Luemn ToolBar and when you click on it it brings up Sprint Mobile Advertising program. Make sure you disabled this cr$p.

Thats why you root your phone. Remove crap you dont want. Problem solved.
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28th March 2014, 06:05 AM   |  #3  
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FYI, Sprint installs something called Luemn ToolBar and when you click on it it brings up Sprint Mobile Advertising program. Make sure you disabled this cr$p.

You can uninstall that Toolbar as well as all the other crapware, I'm looking at you NASCAR App.
28th March 2014, 02:04 PM   |  #4  
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You can uninstall that Toolbar as well as all the other crapware, I'm looking at you NASCAR App.

You can uninstall a bunch of apps, but that toolbar you can't until we are rooted. Some sprint apps, Nascar, NBA you can.
28th March 2014, 03:08 PM   |  #5  
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I just disabled the toolbar in app settings for now

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28th March 2014, 07:28 PM   |  #6  
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You can uninstall a bunch of apps, but that toolbar you can't until we are rooted. Some sprint apps, Nascar, NBA you can.

You probably can't uninstall the app if it is in /system until you are S-OFF. But you can flash a stock ROM with it removed with an unlocked bootloader + custom recovery.
28th March 2014, 07:59 PM   |  #7  
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You can uninstall that Toolbar as well as all the other crapware, I'm looking at you NASCAR App.

LOL! Yea I uninstalled this crapware too. What really made me mad was the crap Sprint ID added today. Fortunately I had just read what Sprint ID is. Or else I woulda thought my default profile was gone. Changed it back in the app and deleted the crapware that added too. Today I hate you Sprint. It is my phone not yours. Ugh.
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You probably can't uninstall the app if it is in /system until you are S-OFF. But you can flash a stock ROM with it removed with an unlocked bootloader + custom recovery.

Yes /system is still write protected. Most ROMs will have all this bloatware removed.

Also unlock bootloader, then root and use your favorite app to freeze them until then.
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LOL! Yea I uninstalled this crapware too. What really made me mad was the crap Sprint ID added today. Fortunately I had just read what Sprint ID is. Or else I woulda thought my default profile was gone. Changed it back in the app and deleted the crapware that added too. Today I hate you Sprint. It is my phone not yours. Ugh.

That shyte does not let you revert properly..

I had to reconfigure my pages after I removed it..
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That shyte does not let you revert properly..

I had to reconfigure my pages after I removed it..

Weird mine reverted fine. Buggy crap.

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