1. Digia's Avatar
    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.
    03-24-2013 03:14 PM
  2. Lanhoj's Avatar
    Are you unable to uninstall them?
    03-24-2013 03:23 PM
  3. Digia's Avatar
    03-24-2013 03:34 PM
  4. Lanhoj's Avatar
    Are they Apps themselves? Go into Airplane Mode & launch one, what happens?
    03-24-2013 05:04 PM
  5. Digia's Avatar
    I deleted them off the main screen and I cant seem to find them anywhere else on the nexus.
    03-24-2013 05:39 PM
  6. cordoni's Avatar
    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.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR using Tapatalk 2
    03-24-2013 05:44 PM
  7. Digia's Avatar
    Thanks buddy, theres no way to prevent them? Do they appear often?
    03-24-2013 11:37 PM
  8. McSkullough's Avatar
    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.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk 2
    03-24-2013 11:49 PM
  9. cordoni's Avatar
    They will not re-appear. You are good.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR using Tapatalk 2
    03-25-2013 01:53 PM

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