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Thread: "Trash" app
03-29-2008, 12:34 AM #1"Trash" app
Since on 1.1.3 and 1.1.4 you can "jiggle" and rearrange the icons, why cant there be a app devloped that you can drag programs that were downloaded from installer (games and things like that) .....Why isn't there a app where you can drag it directly into the "trash" box and delete it from there.. I would like to see a program like this if its possible let me know thanks!
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03-29-2008, 12:54 AM #2
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03-29-2008, 01:00 AM #3
Poof is kind of like that but you don't drag to it. You have to open Poof and edit it via that way.
03-29-2008, 02:34 AM #4
ehh, dont see a need for it.. just makes you lazy..
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03-29-2008, 04:42 AM #5
u can wiggle the icons and then delete the installer apps just like webclips....
03-29-2008, 06:17 AM #6
03-29-2008, 06:23 AM #7
hmm funny story actually i bought my phone in hong kong back in september and had done no research before bying it so when i got back the hotel to play with my new toy i found it strage that my "home screen" had a thing called installer i was trying to drag it around and stuff to find a bin to put it in (but in 1.0.2 you couldn't drag) i tried everything including going into setting reset all settings but i couldn't find how to delete it
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03-30-2008, 02:22 PM #8
thats such a good idea, like have a 5 icon dock, with a trash can being the fifth icon. then just drag stuff to it to uninstall...just like on a mac... awesome. someone please make it!!!
03-30-2008, 03:02 PM #9
never thought about the 5 icon dock... thats even better
03-30-2008, 06:17 PM #10
that would be pretty cool! a little useless... But then u dont have to go to instller to unistall apps
03-30-2008, 09:52 PM #11
THat'd be cool. Couldn't we make it where it just executes a shell script to do the deleting for us? Something like the "rm -R" command but it would ask for confirmation? Or would it be more like a Mac OS appraoch where it first goes into a Trash folder (username/.trash) and then gives you the option to delete the files? THe biggest problem I'd see would be getting to have it tell Installer that the program is deleted/uninstalled and any support files the app may have had installed with it (like the Jiggy App and Runtime before they split up).
03-31-2008, 08:32 PM #12
it already exist caterpillar 1.2.....
03-31-2008, 11:58 PM #13
or why not make folders? instead of just the trashcan?
04-01-2008, 09:22 PM #14
I think the trash can would be a great app
04-02-2008, 06:50 PM #15
that would be cool if we could add back all the functionality that apple stripped to make OS X into a smaller package. Add an actual Finder where we could browse files and folders. Then we will have a true ultraportable!
04-02-2008, 09:54 PM #16
Am I missing something? I have the unlimited purchase too!
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04-03-2008, 08:30 PM #17
We have a version of finder that somebody made. ...it's just optimized for the iphone. check mobileFinder on installer