1. nedarata's Avatar
    Isn't that weird that everybody can remove system apps via setting/storage?
    such as display, access point, glance, touch, one of the phone apps etc
    yet i can't remove useless (for me) apps like onedrive, podcasts, wallet, weather, xbox

    basically you can f*** up phone under 20s
    i you know what to remove you can kill photo taking apps and internet access
    04-10-2016 08:28 AM
  2. pankaj981's Avatar
    As far as I know, oem system apps (e.g. Glance) can only be uninstalled via Storage in WM10. IMO Microsoft allows it because uninstalling them won't break the device's functionality completely. Access point is pretty much useless in WM10 because of Carrier Profiles baked into Cellular Settings. I'm not sure what Phone app can be uninstalled?
    04-10-2016 08:44 AM
  3. nedarata's Avatar
    there are 2 phone apps
    one with icon other without
    both are from ms
    after deleting glance i can't take pictures
    i can delete most apps from extras
    Last edited by nedarata; 04-10-2016 at 08:53 AM. Reason: edit
    04-10-2016 08:52 AM
  4. pankaj981's Avatar
    I've not seen 2 phone apps in Storage, unless its a bug or specific to a dual SIM device? Uninstalling Glance should have no effect on taking pictures.

    From your post looks like you're having trouble with your device overall. Have you tried hard resetting to see if fixes these bugs you mention about?
    04-10-2016 09:46 AM
  5. nedarata's Avatar
    this thread was more about why can i delete system apps but not podcast/weather app
    one sim
    yes i will reset it
    04-10-2016 09:50 AM
  6. pankaj981's Avatar
    Weather, podcast, wallet and phone are core OS apps that's why they cannot be uninstalled.
    Last edited by pankaj981; 04-10-2016 at 12:38 PM.
    04-10-2016 10:38 AM

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