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Arrow System apps safe to remove

This question is often asked when people buy a new android device. So, what preinstalled system apps are safe to remove after one has rooted the Galaxy Tab?

You can uninstall these apps (or even better freeze them) using Titanium Backup after rooting using this methodthis method.

Here is what Ive removed so far with no problems:

Kobo
eBook
Digital Frame
Readers Hub
Daily Briefing
Y! Finance Clock
Swype
Live walpapers (all of them)
Live wallpaper picker
News and Weather
AccuWeather Clock
Home screen tips
Music Hub
Samsung Apps
com.sec.android.samsungapps.una
World clock
Calendar clock
My files
Memo
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depends on what apps you want to uninstall........

at max i don't see issues with uninstalling apps you don't want
Current device estate:
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# Samsung Galaxy Gear
# Sony Xperia Z1
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There are a bunch of apps that i have no understanding of:

BadgeProvider
ChocoEUKor
com.sec.android.app.lcdtest
CoolEUKor
CP Message
DRM Content
English Dictionary
Factory Test
Helv Neue
LbsTestMode
OMACP
Pico TTS**
RoseEUKor
TTS Service**
Voice Search**

I never use tts so i dont want an extra service constantly running. But its been a problem to uninstall on my Milestone...
 
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U removed apps only when with root permission right?

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Yes, protected apps cant be removed without superuser permissions.

Titanium Backup will do it. There is a new "Chuck Norris Mode" that apparently can remove even more apps.

If only there was some kind of reference list like the win 7 services library that tells you which apps rely on which other apps...
 
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Im wondering if CP Message might be the annoying TouchWiz settings in the taskbar... ControlPanel Message perhaps?
 
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bump... because its on page 14
 
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While this was a necessary evil on my Vibrant, I am at a loss as why this again necessary on the Tab. Especially considering it comes with much less bloat IMO. What benefits come from removing these? Performance and battery life are already very acceptable to me. Am I missing something?
 
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so how exactly do you remove these after root? got lots of bloatware I'd wanna remove ! thanks !
 
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Kobo
eBook
Digital Frame
Readers Hub
Daily Briefing
Y! Finance Clock
Swype
Live walpapers (all of them)
Live wallpaper picker
News and Weather
AccuWeather Clock
Home screen tips
Music Hub
Allshare
DRM (content and launcher)
Samsung Apps
com.sec.android.samsungapps.una
World clock
Calendar clock
My files
Memo
While its sometimes obvious what the apk's are called for each app, can someone list the full apk's for these apps.

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