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Anonyous Usage Stats 1.0 (Sends stats to SE) android.tts (TTS Service 2.3.2) Chinese Keyboard com.sonyericsson.androidapp.microblog.apk (Weibo) com.sonyericsson.digitalclockwidget.apk (Digital Clock 1.0) (small digital clock from X10) com.sonyericsson.learningclient 1.0.0 (Stock keyboard word learned. Not needed if you use a different keyboard) com.sonyericsson.widget.digitalclock.apk (Digital Clock 1.11.0) (new larger digital clock) com.sonyericsson.youku.apk (Youku) CrashMonitor 1.0 (Sends crash info to SE) Data traffic 1.0 (turns data on/off. Don't need if you use 3rd part switcher like Extended Controls) Default Input 3.0 (Stock keyboard) devicemonitor 1.0 (Not sure about this one but I haven't had any problems with it disabled) Diagnostic Tool 1.0 (Not sure about this one but I haven't had any problems with it disabled) email 3.0.0 (stock eMail app. Not needed if you use Gmail) HDMI (will probably disable the HDMI-functionality!) Home screen tips 1.0 (Widget that gives you tips about android) Japanese Keyboard Let's Golf HD LiveWare Manager (activates programs when earphone/usb/bluetooth devices are attached.) Magic Smoke Wallpapers 2.3.2 Media server (Allows you to share your media with other wireless devices. aka DLNA.) Media shortcuts 1.0 (stock widget that lets you start the gallery or music player) Music Visualization Wallpapers 2.3.2 (includes 4 live wallpapers "Spectrum, VU meter, waveform and Many") News & Weather Office Suite OMA Client Provisioning 1.0.0 (Not sure about this one but I haven't had any problems with it disabled) Play Now POBox Touch 4.0 (Apparently has something to do with Chinese keyboard) Postcard (Postcard app that lets you send a postcard electronically) QC SEMC Service 1.0.0 (As far as I can tell, SE monitoring junk) Retail Demo 2.4.0 (Don't know function but it sounds like junk. Removed and no side effects seen) Setup guide Sony Ericsson Home 1.0 (Stock launcher. Not needed if you use other launcher. i.e. Launcher Pro, ADW, etc...) Sony Ericsson Sync (Sync your contacts to Sony's servers. Not needed if you use Google's sync)

androidapp. like extended/widgetsoid etc.) Timescape related com. Can alternately use Shazam from the market) Whatsapp messenger Widgets On/Off 1.11.apk) Extension Search (searches the market for more Timescape extensions) Kaixin plugin for Timescape Spotify extension for timescape TimeScapeSpline TimeScapeWidget Twitter extension for timescape .sonyericsson.twitterplugin.sonyericsson.0 (can be removed if you use other powercontrollers.timescapefeedsplugin EventStream EventStreamPluginCallLog EventStreamPluginFacebook EventStreamPluginFoursquare* EventStreamPluginShowNearby* EventStreamPluginTelephony EventStreamPluginTwitter (com.eventstream.Sony Ericsson Sync client wizard Support & Setup Guide (Electronic users guide) Track ID (Identify songs.

apk — access media services MediaUploader.apk — regionalization CustomizedSettings.apk — event listener (unsure of trigger. While removing them may give you a few mb more.apk — google services framework HTMLViewer.apk — default browser download folder DrmDialogs.apk — Flash support AntHalService.apk — regionalization CustomizationSimPayType. Note: Some of them can also be removed if you have replaced or removed the main app they are tied to.apk — Bluetooth bootinfo.apk — certificate installer CredentialManagerService.LIST 2 Apps that are unsafe to remove or are linked to phone’s capabilities: (Keep them if you want access to all of your phone’s features.apk — Change Live wallpapers LocalContacts.apk — plug and play monitoring DMClient.apk — Software Updater DownloadProvider.apk — System boot properties CalendarProvider.apk — google maps MarketUpdater. keeping them is rather insignificant.) Note: Many of these only run when needed while a few of them are persistent services that are about 1mb sizes.apk — ASP service Bluetooth.apk — Network Fast Dormancy FmRxService.apk — Media Transfer Protocol NetworkLocation.apk — Market downloader DownloadProviderUi.apk — OTA network settings download OmaV1AgentDownloadServices.apk — Hardware Abstraction Layer ApplicationsProvider.apk — calendars sync GoogleContactsSyncAdapter. hardware and handsfree keys work without it.apk — contacts sync GoogleServicesFramework.apk — phonebook info page LearningClient.apk — hardware capabilities DefaultContainerService.apk — Account and Sync AdobeFlashPlayer.apk — My Uploads MtpAppGB.apk — FM receiver service genericappinstaller.apk — DRM sync service DrmProvider.apk — usb driver FastDormancy. but read the descriptions carefully! Quote: Originally Posted by oddbasket AccessoryKeyDispatcher.) AccountAndSyncSettings.apk — OTA services download and purchase/billing services .apk — regionalization datatrafficswitch.apk — regionalization CustomizedApplicationInstaller.apk — HTML viewer (view HTML files directly from file manager) InfiniteView.apk — learns user typed words for default keyboard LiveWallpapersPicker.apk — app installer GoogleBackupTransport.apk — software component descriptions CertInstaller.apk — credential manager CustomizationProvider.apk — android market updater MediaProvider.apk — calendar service CdfInfoAccessor.apk — DRM service enhancedusbux.apk — Network Location Manager OMAClientProvisioning.apk — phone contacts Maps.apk — Android Backup Service for apps GoogleCalendarSyncAdapter.apk — mobile data on/off trigger DefaultCapabilities.apk — web container service device-monitor.

androidapp.apk — package installer Phonebook.apk — MTP polling usb-mtp-vendor-extension-service.apk — Timescape Call Log Extension EventStreamPluginFacebook.PackageInstaller.apk — Service Menu Settings.apk — OMA account services SystemUI.apk — Certificate identifier VerifyCertificatesDummyAppMedia.apk — Google Talk TtsService.apk — Settings service ShutDownAnimation.apk — Facebook GenieWidget.apk — Whatsapp CrashSMS.apk — Text To Speech usb-mtp-update-wrapper.apk — WAP push Safe to remove: (These apps can be removed without ill effects to the Arc’s health.timescapefeedsplugin.apk — Certificate identifier VoiceDialer. user saved words for default keyboard Vending.apk — Sound picker Sync.apk — dialer SemcSettings.apk — Certificate identifier VerifyCertificatesDummyAppShared.apk — Timescape Telephony extension EventStreamPluginTwitter.apk — Shutdown Animation SoundPicker.apk — Notification bar Talk.apk — default calculator chinesetextinput.apk — VOIP Call Log VpnServices.apk — Gmail app .apk — Voice Dialer VoiceSearch.apk — chinese keyboard com.apk — User Agent UserDictionaryProvider.apk — SMS record SemcCameraApplication.apk — HDMI CEC SemcHdmiEnabler.apk — MTP extension UseragentProvider.) Quote: Originally Posted by oddbasket Calculator.sonyericsson.apk — Camera SemcContactsProvider.apk — Settings Menu SemcTelephonyProvider.apk — Sony Ericsson querying service ReadyToRun.apk — System settings SettingsProvider.apk — Timescape EventStreamPluginCallLog.apk — clock widget EventStream.apk — Voice Search VoipCallLogProvider.apk — debug helper DigitalClockWidget.apk — HDMI SemcPhone.apk — Change wallpaper WapiCustomization.sonyericsson.whatsapp.apk — Timescape Facebook Extension EventStreamPluginTelephony.apk — Certificate identifier VerifyCertificatesDummyAppPlatform.a pk — Timescape Feeds com.apk — Timescape Foursquare Extension com.apk — WAP settings WapPush.androidapp.apk — SVOX Text To Speech service (used by navigation/translators/dictionaries) qcsemcservice.apk — Android Market VerifyCertificatesDummyAppApplication.apk — Timescape Twitter extension facebook.apk — Phonebook services SemcHdmiControlService.apk — VPN WallpaperPicker.apk — Telephony service ServiceMenu.apk — Phonebook PicoTts.apk — News and Weather Gmail.apk — user dictionary.foursquare_ext_ts3.

) Warning: Sony Ericsson’s home launcher should not be removed until after another third party home launcher has been installed and properly set up to take over it’s function.apk — Status switch widget Stk. it may be advisable to setup your calendars using the default calendar app before removing it.apk — usage reporting GoogleQuickSearchBox. Note: Depending on the third party calendar app of choice.apk — Media shortcuts widget MusicWidget.apk — Let’s Golf game LiveWallpapers.apk — retail demo SecureClockJava. Quote: Originally Posted by oddbasket Browser.apk — google search box IddAgent.apk — clock widget widgetonoff.apk — Picture Frame widget playnowappinstaller.apk — Office Suite OmaDatasyncService.apk — Sim Tool Kit Street. Note: Removing the default clock widget will also remove the alarms feature.apk — Live wallpaper widgetdigitalclock.apk — Google Street view SyncWizard.apk — Liveware Manager MagicSmokeWallpapers.apk — Playnow POBoxSknPink.apk — japanese keyboard skin POBoxSknWood.apk — YouTube Can be replaced: (These apps can be safely removed and be replaced by preferred third party apps of the same function.apk — Touch notes postcard trackid.GoogleFeedback.apk — Live wallpaper MediaWidget.apk — media server SEMCSetupWizard.apk — Timescape plugin TimescapeSpline.apk — video editor SoundRecorder.apk — Timescape TimescapeWidget.apk — Pro Tips widget Radio.apk — sound recorder StatusSwitch.apk — Support VisualizationWallpapers.apk — FM radio retaildemo.apk — Live wallpapers pack LivewareManager.apk — debugger SemcDlna.apk — Anonymous Usage Stats JapaneseIME.apk — Sony Ericsson Sync PhotoWidget.apk — default web browser .apk — japanese keyboard letsgolf_A_353.apk — Sony Ericsson Sync Account timescapelegacywrapper.apk — widget toggles YouTube.apk — TrackID usersupport.apk — setup wizard SemcVideoEdit.apk — usage reporting GooglePartnerSetup.apk — Timescape widget touchnote.apk — Playnow updater playnowclient. Ensure your clock of choice has alarms or have another alarms app installed.apk — japanese keyboard skin Protips.apk — web clock service SemcCrashMonitor.apk — default Music player widget officesuite.

apk — Whatsapp Maps. the original ones in /system/app can be deleted. It only works when it’s properly installed. To save space on your rom.apk — default email app SemcGallery3D.apk — default home launcher SemcDeskClock. press back button. simply delete the one in /system/app instead. Or. Note: Doing either method for facebook. The apks currently with updates are: Quote: Originally Posted by oddbasket facebook.apk — default clock and alarm SemcEmail. when system apps get updated. Warning: It is safer to remove System apps from /System/App after you have updated them.apk — Google Maps Vending. simply tap the one in /data/app to reinstall it properly. However. Manually moving it to /system/app will not work.apk — default music player textinput-tng. So. you can manually replace the newer ones from /data/app to /system/app.apk will cause you to lose your facebook contacts. then menu button > Settings > Sync Contacts. Hence the newer version will be installed as a user app in /data/app.apk — Facebook com. they can be restored by launching the facebook app. And if it stops working.apk — default messaging Home.apk — Android Market AdobeFlashPlayer.apk — default calendar Conversations. You will also have to manually resync the ones that have been manually added using ‘Join Contacts’ as well.apk — Adobe Flash Player . the original apk in /system/app cannot be replaced automatically. Deleting the ones in /system/app is recommended since future updates will replace them and saves space on the rom.whatsapp. Note: Having only one instance of Android Market will also fix the bug where some users’ Market will not correctly show all the apps that are installed under ‘My apps’.apk.Calendar.apk — default keyboard Updating of System apps: Unlike user apps.apk — default gallery SemcMusic. Note: The exception is AdobeFlashPlayer.