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09-12-2011, 08:52 AM
Sorry for this unimportant question..can i install system apps via terminal emulator? And my ADB knowledge is zero :'(

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09-17-2011, 09:51 PM
You can but it's much easier/faster to simply copy the apk to the /system/app/ folder and set the permissions to rw-r--r-- and reboot.

This is easiest with root explorer (IMO)

Another easier option is if the app is already installed, but it's a user app, titanium backup can convert most user apps to system apps. Just launch titanium, tap backup/restore tab, find the app in the list and long press it. If it's capable of being converted you will see the option there in the popup window.

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09-17-2011, 11:19 PM
Thank you much juhde it's worked and so simple :)

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09-18-2011, 01:08 AM
Glad to help.

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10-08-2011, 04:52 PM
Forum cleaning.

Moving thread to DX hacks.

Nemo aeternamn
10-08-2011, 10:18 PM
well... i've been playing around with adb... and if you wanna learn some too... here's a thread to help