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  1. Vojta Dalekorej's Avatar
    Hello CrackBerry Nation,

    today I was wondering if I can remove Amazon Appstore from my BlackBerry Passport or at least logout from it. Unfortunately there is no regular way to do it. Few people was asking on CB forums as well but without success. Until... in one thread was a tip for CCleaner app. So I gave it a try and <fanfare> it works. So here is a quick guide if you want to remove Amazon Appstore from your BlackBerry or so...

    HOW TO: Uninstall, Logout or Reinstall Amazon Appstore from BlackBerry 10.3+-img_20141106_232800.pngHOW TO: Uninstall, Logout or Reinstall Amazon Appstore from BlackBerry 10.3+-img_20141106_233757.pngHOW TO: Uninstall, Logout or Reinstall Amazon Appstore from BlackBerry 10.3+-img_20141106_233801.png

    1. Open Amazon Appstore and log in (or SNAP if you don't want to login to the Amazon Appstore at all)
    2. Find and install app called CCleaner in Amazon Appstore or SNAP
    3. Open CCleaner
    4. Click to the top left corner and choose App Manager from the menu
    5. Check the checkbox next to Appstore
    6. Press UNINSTALL


    This is 100 % reliable process! If you want to install Amazon Appstore again just search for "Amazon Appstore install" in native browser and you can download installation .apk file just from Amazon. When you install it, you can login again with another account or you can just leave it rest in peace...
    nguyenvietlam and RazzBerry like this.
    11-06-14 05:42 PM
  2. TheScionicMan's Avatar
    Interesting. We use CCleaner on our PCs at work. Will have to check this app out.
    11-06-14 07:28 PM
  3. PeterDR1's Avatar
    The only issue is Ccleaner takes forever to scan my apps. Does this happen to you? Should I delete and reinstall?

    Posted via CB10
    11-08-14 09:40 AM
  4. UnlimitedEra's Avatar
    Here's a similar way I posted a long time ago.
    http://forums.crackberry.com/showthread.php?t=961657

    |Posted Via Z10STL100-2|10.3.1.1016|
    11-08-14 10:14 AM
  5. Vojta Dalekorej's Avatar
    The only issue is Ccleaner takes forever to scan my apps. Does this happen to you? Should I delete and reinstall?

    Posted via CB10
    It could take little bit longer, but it's fine. Just give it a time...

    Posted via CB10
    11-08-14 10:31 AM
  6. Cezar Krc's Avatar
    Don't work. The app is still on screen
    11-18-14 05:20 AM
  7. bestway#IM's Avatar
    thank you for this good tutorials
    11-22-14 11:38 AM
  8. jkim55's Avatar
    Amazon Appstore app was still there after ccleaner displayed a successful message. Reboot did not help either.
    zaki2010 likes this.
    12-26-14 08:48 PM
  9. rwam's Avatar
    So since when does this app need my Contacts, Device ID, Phone numbers, Shared Files, Location? My reason to uninstall AppStore and Amazon is because of this very reason. On the off chance it gets rid of the Amazon crap, how do I get rid of CCleaner???
    03-14-15 04:21 PM
  10. oldsoul123's Avatar
    It didn't get rid of Amazon app store on my Z10. It's still there.

    PaulJ
    03-14-15 11:37 PM
  11. Shifty88's Avatar
    It's ingrained in the OS. Pretty sure absolutely nothing removes it.
    03-15-15 10:21 AM
  12. hybrid1976's Avatar
    After updating to new OS .2576 on my PP, I couldn't do anything with amazon appstore. I would open it, hit accept on permissions and then it would close. I downloaded ghost commander and went to the amazon appstore app. Be selecting the prompt to delete, it deletes it from that screen but keeps it on your device. After selecting amazon appstore again, screen opens up as black, after a few seconds it gives me a permissions screen. After selecting it, I then am taken to the login screen. Now I can access the appstore again. I know this doesn't delete the appstore as some have wanted but if you are just wanting to be able to access the amazon appstore again, this little maneuver worked for me.
    04-16-15 09:16 PM
  13. jcca007's Avatar
    Exactly my point. Did u figure it out?
    07-04-15 12:47 PM
  14. Hulk123's Avatar
    Just delete the data via device monitor....
    And at next start amazon appstore will be reseted

    Posted via BlackBerry Classic
    07-04-15 01:11 PM
  15. oldsoul123's Avatar
    I think what is installed with the OS 10.3.+ is just an icon that when opened triggers the installation of Amazon app store. That's why when you use this CC Cleaner to delete it, it still shows an icon on your device. The app itself is no longer there, but the icon remains because it's integrated into the OS. If you never open the icon from day one, then you don't have Amazon app store on your device, just an icon and an uninstalled apk that it links to.

    Rock'n the most Awesomest Z30!
    07-04-15 03:03 PM
  16. Amos Samuel's Avatar
    like how you would sideload using this chrome extension after turning on the developer mode on the phone, uninstall it using this way. it seemed to have worked for me. n btw, amazon app store won't be in the top along with other apps, i found it at the bottom titled as com.amazon.v*something* which i dont remember clearly.
    09-08-15 01:54 PM
  17. Amos Samuel's Avatar
    i deleted mine using the BB10 / PlayBook App Manager!
    09-08-15 02:00 PM
  18. oldsoul123's Avatar
    i deleted mine using the BB10 / PlayBook App Manager!
    Does this actually remove the icon too?

    Rock'n the awesome Z30 STA100-5 on 10.3.2.2168
    09-08-15 02:37 PM
  19. Amos Samuel's Avatar
    09-08-15 08:17 PM
  20. tollfeeder's Avatar
    yes
    Did you reboot yet ?

    Via Pasta CB10
    09-08-15 08:26 PM
  21. Amos Samuel's Avatar
    not yet. let me do it now n get back.

    its back
    Last edited by Amos Samuel; 09-08-15 at 10:38 PM. Reason: update
    09-08-15 10:32 PM
  22. Mario Horacio Nartallo's Avatar
    I have met and developed every step written by you, including, reboot my BB and unfortunately both applications continue installed.
    11-29-15 02:40 PM
  23. purplepansy's Avatar
    I had the same experience. Ran Ccleaner app, selected Amazon app and Amazon App Store to uninstall. The app icons are still there, and they still work. However, when I open Ccleaner again to try and remove the two Amazon apps, they do not appear in the menu.
    02-10-16 12:00 PM
  24. DamianWarS's Avatar
    i deleted mine using the BB10 / PlayBook App Manager!
    Great idea. I can tolerated the amazon app store but the amazon (underground) app is really annoying especially when it needs to be updated. I'll be using the chrome plugin to remove the underground app once-and-for-all.

    Posted via CB10
    02-12-16 12:37 PM
  25. DamianWarS's Avatar
    Just uninstalled amazon underground app using the "BB10 / PlayBook App Manager". The app was a pain and all it did was ask to update things that could not be updated. It won't be missed.

    Edit: spoke to soon, amazon app ended up installing again automatically. It's the original preinstalled version so I'm just leaving it alone.

    Posted via CB10
    Last edited by DamianWarS; 02-25-16 at 02:40 PM.
    02-22-16 11:28 AM
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