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    Can I delete the following apps?
    I have a 3g ios 4.1 and I was using ifile and I ran across some apps in the /var/stash/applications and I see the following:
    adsheets.app
    demoapp.app
    fieldtest.app
    IOS disgnostics.app
    trustme.app

    Is it safe to delete this apps/files?

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    are those the blank, white apps that appear after a respring?
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    Not 100% certain what they are, but as x98 said, I would leave them. Could cause you to have to restore.

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    I'm just trying to clean out my 3g ios 4.1. Its slow and I've deleted all the language pack, deamon etc. there must be a way to run as fast as 3.1.3. any ideas?

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    Deleting those apps would not help performance, so best to keep. Have you installed 'NoSpot'? This disables Spotlight and helps a bit.

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    Mes,
    did you update to 4.1?

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    Disable multitasking and wallpaper and that will make it run real well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 143voltron View Post
    Mes,
    did you update to 4.1?
    For a short time yes, but quickly went back to 3.1.3. Hoping 4.2.1 / or 4.3 is better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by i.Annie View Post
    Disable multitasking and wallpaper and that will make it run real well.
    He by default doesnt have it enabled,
    on the regular 3g.

    I dont know why he would be trying to go for speed,
    with those two luxurys enabled.
    haha

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    The OP never stated that. jailbreaking allows the options of enabling them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by i.Annie View Post
    The OP never stated that. jailbreaking allows the options of enabling them.
    This is what I did o.k, when I jailbreak it with redsnow I didn't click on multitasking & wallpaper but I did install background and multiflow? should I remove those packages?

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    No. If you didn't enable then it should be fine. It should run fine the way it is then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by i.Annie View Post
    No. If you didn't enable then it should be fine. It should run fine the way it is then.

    thanks, back to the drawing board lol, i guess i'll look around in the folders to see what else can be deleted without harm.

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    I as of last night deleted the adsheet from iFile and my speed almost doubled. The apps run much smoother and texting also gets a great improvement as the wait time decreases dramatically. I wish I had done it earlier and as far as I know, it did not effect anything so I would definitely delete the adsheet. I was trying to find anything on websheet but hesitated to delete that so I'll keep that there for now. I run a 4.1 on my 3g phone with the deleted language packs. I haven't quite gotten to the daemons yet.

    Hope this helps.

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    hey guys, i think its here where i should post this.
    I can't see any Cydia app.
    In Settings before u see nativa iphone apps u see Cydia apps. Well i'm not seeing any. Instaled, jailbroke and unblock with redsnow win_0.9.6b6, don't really know why this is happening.
    Thanx for the time.

    forgot to say 3G - 4.2.1 FW
    thanx again
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shavon View Post
    I as of last night deleted the adsheet from iFile and my speed almost doubled. The apps run much smoother and texting also gets a great improvement as the wait time decreases dramatically. I wish I had done it earlier and as far as I know, it did not effect anything so I would definitely delete the adsheet. I was trying to find anything on websheet but hesitated to delete that so I'll keep that there for now. I run a 4.1 on my 3g phone with the deleted language packs. I haven't quite gotten to the daemons yet.

    Hope this helps.
    Thats great news!!! do we know what adsheet is for really?

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    guys i need help, i can't see any Cydia app in Settings
    installed lockinfo, for ex., and not seeing it in settings. Why sould this be happening?
    3G - 4.2.1
    thnx in advance

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    Are you sure lockinfo is compatible with 4.2.1? Also make sure you are booting tethered if you have one of the devices that needs to do this on 4.2.1

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    Quote Originally Posted by 143voltron View Post
    Thats great news!!! do we know what adsheet is for really?
    I'm still not sure what it's for but everything seems to work great. I had to restore to fix my notifications and decided to delete adsheet just to see what it would do and it really helped speed up my 3g. After messing with it a bit, everything seemed to work. Still have yet to fix notifications to work but that was a problem before deleting the adsheet so I'm sure that wasn't the cause of it. But I would

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