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How to remove Carrier IQ from Android, Blackberry and iPhone

It is still not 100% cleared up the situation with who and for what purposes the use of Carrier IQ smartphone users, but all holders of platforms iOS, Android, and now the Blackberry can be manually removed from the mobile’s built-in friend a tracking system.

Harvesting Carrier IQ with iPhone:

According to Apple, the majority of smartphones on the platform iOS 5 does not use the Carrier IQ, but the owners of the iPhone 4 to disable it.

To disable the Carrier IQ, go to the Settings menu, select General > About device > Diagnostics and use . They push the “Do not send” .

For those who use the iPhone in English:

Settings> General> About> Diagnostics and Usage> “Don’t Send.” 

These actions are not removed by Carrier IQ on the phone, but completely abolish its ability to use communication with the server that makes the program just useless.

Eliminate Carrier IQ from Android :

One of the disposal options for Carrier IQ c Android is a custom firmware. If there is one already, then the tracking application eliminated from your phone.

The second option requires the application Voodoo Carrier IQ Detector . It tells the user if the Carrier IQ is on the device. If the program was able to discover the “bug” on your phone, it is better to buy the premium version of the application from Android Market. It costs $ 1, but completely removes the so hateful Carrier IQ with Android.

Those who do not want to pay a dollar, but is willing to completely eradicate the Carrier IQ from your device, it is necessary to search the web manual and flash your phone with latest version of custom firmware.

Remove Carrier IQ Smartphone Blackberry :

  1. On his Blackberry go to Options menu (Optons)
  2. The next step will depend on which version of the Blackberry OS is installed on your phone:
  • Blackberry OS 6.0 (or later)

Choose Settings> Device> Application Management.  Click ” Find Carrier IQ “;

  • Blackberry OS 5.0

Choose Settings> Applications, click on ” Third Party “, then “Find a Carrier IQ “;

  • Blackberry OS 4.1 to 4.7

Select the Configuration> Advanced Options > Applications. Click the “Find a Carrier IQ “;

  • Blackberry OS 4.0

Choose Settings> Applications. Click the “Find a Carrier IQ “.

 3. After a smartphone will find Carrier IQ, press the button “menu” and “delete.” Upon completion of the removal, be sure to reboot the phone.

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