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Deleate All The Bloatware!

Get rid of those bloatware apps from Verizon or delete an app from the drawer that you never use with this guide.
Never delete a system component if you don't want to soft brick your phone! You CAN destroy your phone doing this, so be cautious and make sure you only delete what you are certain you can. Check Google if you are unsure whether or not deleting that certain app will impact your device.


  1. Make sure your device is rooted and you know how to use ADB.
  2. Open up a new Terminal or Command window and begin an ADB Shell exactly as shown in the ADB tutorial. Enter this command line code after you have an ADB shell, line by line, pressing return after each line:
    mount -o remount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock4 /system
    cd /system/app
  3. Now look at what ls did. It shows all the app packages you have on your Droid. Find the one you want to remove and run the following code for each one:
    mv APP_NAME.pkg APP_NAME.backup
    Remove Visual Voicemail with rm VVMStub.pkg
    Remove Amazon MP3 with rm com.amazon.mp3.apk
    Remove Corporate Calendar with rm CorpCal.apk
  4. Now finish up:
    mount -o ro,remount -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock4 /system