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Old 09-25-2009, 03:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey I'm seeing stuff on my blackberry that I don't want there. Eg. Google talk, weather setup, stocks etc.

How do I properly uninstall these from my phone?
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There's a good chance that they're actually service books and not applications. If that's the case, then there's not much you can do as they will get pushed back to your device from your carrier. All you can really do is hide them. Out of sight, out of mind.

If they're applications you can go to Options > Advanced Options > Applications > highlight the applications > Menu Key > Delete.

To see if it is a service book, click on the icon and see if it launches the browser and prompts you to download the application.
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On my old 8820, I was able to follow a tutorial how to delete certain applications directly from the OS.. Is this still possible with the BOLD?
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If you're referring to John Clark's memory optimization steps, then it is surely possible.

Is this what you're referring to? http://www.blackberryforums.com/gene...ee-memory.html
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They are service books. I'll just hide them.
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I create a folder on the homescreen and name it 'crap' and move all the crap icons in that folder, then hide the one folder....
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Thanks for the tip.
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I create a folder on the homescreen and name it 'crap' and move all the crap icons in that folder, then hide the one folder....
I do the same thing. So much easier.
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