Droid Turbo

How to Remove Bloatware (Default Apps) from Motorola Droid Turbo – Easy Guide

Got a Motorola Droid Turbo Android device? So just in case if you thought there are just too many apps loaded in your device then we will help you remove some of the apps which are unwanted and can be removed easily from your device. While Motorola has worked a lot on this smartphone and this device being one of the most battery efficient devices, it’s very important that the apps which are there in this device are limited for best performance. Thanks to RootJunky for coming out with this work around. This workaround needs your computer to be installed with the ADB The best part of this device is that it comes with the 3900mAh of battery life which can last for 48 hours of battery on a single charge and with a turbo charging of 15 minutes, device can last longer till 8 hours.

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We have mentioned the list of apps which can be disabled and can be re installed from the Google App Store when needed.

  • Amazon
  • Amazon kindle
  • Amazon Music
  • Amazon App Store
  • Audible
  • Caller Name ID
  • Cloud
  • Droid Zap
  • Help
  • IMBD
  • Verizon Message
  • Migrate
  • My Verizon Mobile
  • NFL Mobile
  • Slacker Radio
  • Verizon Voice mail
  • VZ navigation
  • VZ protect
  • ISIS
  • Motocare
  • VZ Family
  • Bug2Go
  • Vcast media manager
  • Motorola Demo mode
  • Motorola care internal

Procedure to Remove Bloatware from Motorola Droid Turbo:

  • Download the “Droid-Turbo-Block-Bloat-Ware.zip” package from here to your computer. Once downloaded, you need to extract the same to some folder in your computer.
  • Now, you need to connect your device to the computer and open the extracted folder to open the Block Bloat Ware.bat file which is there in your computer.
  • Once the file is opened, all you need to do is to just follow the on screen instructions to complete the process. Once done, the device will be rebooted. Once rebooted, all the apps will be gone and uninstalled. Just in case if you wish to disable any other app or remove the same, you need to navigate to the path Droid-Turbo-Block-Bloat-Ware/tools and press the shift key to right click and select the “”Open Command window here” and enter the below mentioned command’

Adb shell “pm block <package-name>”

Make sure that in above command, <package-name> is replaced with the corresponding app like com.imdb.mobi.

  • Now, to unblock / exclude the app, you need to enter the below mentioned command;

Adb shell “pm unblock <package-name>”

Make sure that in above command, <package-name> is replaced with the corresponding app like com.imdb.mobi.

  • Please note that the above 2 commands can be missed just in case if you wish to make it simple. It’s just for the advanced users.

So there you go, you have now successfully learnt on how to remove the bloat ware or the apps which needs the root access. Do let us know in the comments section just in case if you face any issues in the process of removing the bloatware.

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