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    Default Hello I really need help as soon as possible please

    I have purchased a Nexus 7 and have spent weeks working with it, I finally learned all the ins and outs of rooting and what to and not to do. Everything was all set up perfectly until I loaded it up a few days ago and theres all this bs on the main window like "slots" "live lens" "expedia" Candy Crush" all this "bloat/adware which I never installed. How can I rid of ti for good and prevent this from happening again. Any help is greatly appreciated. On a scaled of 1-100 im about at 85 with android knowledge if that helps. please help someone in need, thanks guys.
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    Default Re: Hello I really need help as soon as possible please

    Are you unable to uninstall them?
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    Default Re: Hello I really need help as soon as possible please

    nope
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    Default Re: Hello I really need help as soon as possible please

    Are they Apps themselves? Go into Airplane Mode & launch one, what happens?
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    Default Re: Hello I really need help as soon as possible please

    I deleted them off the main screen and I cant seem to find them anywhere else on the nexus.
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    They were links to download the apps. Some apps will put them on your home screen as a form of advertising. Go Launcher does it. Delete from home screen and you are good to go. They are only links to the market apps.

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    Default Re: Hello I really need help as soon as possible please

    Thanks buddy, theres no way to prevent them? Do they appear often?
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    I don't think they reappear once you've deleted them. It's how some free apps, like Go Launcher, make their money on the side.

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    They will not re-appear. You are good.

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