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      Reminder - MoDaCo position on illegal content   07/30/15

      ILLEGAL CONTENT I'd like to just reaffirm MoDaCo's position regarding piracy and illegal content in the light of some recent questions / postings. Posts will be censored by myself or my moderation team if the contain or link to: Illegal / pirated / cracked software or sites that host such software Nintendo emulators / ROMs or sites hosting them (in light of Nintendo's legal stance) CUSTOM ROMS You may discuss and post links to custom device ROMs on MoDaCo, provided the following rules are adhered to: ROMs must not contain any illegal 3rd party software (this includes trial versions included without permission) ROMs must give full credit to the original author ISSUES If you have any issues with this policy, please contact PaulOBrien directly via PM.
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      Reminder: Selling items on the forum directly is not allowed   07/30/15

      Please note that selling items on the forum directly is not allowed by the forum rules. There is a forum for eBay auctions whereby you can list the items on eBay and link to them there. This is the ONLY forum for this type of activity. You may also advertise links to the eBay forum in your signature. Please note that selling directly in contravention of these rules will result in a warning / suspension / ban.
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Re-naming APK's

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Hi Paul, this is Paul from Philadelphia, PA. Great app, obviously the only one that can back up paid apps, you're the man! Question: (I checked the forum, could not see anything on point). I believe due to a new ROM or Google issues, a few of my paid apps will not show up in the Market. I did back them up with TB, and I am trying to transfer them from the one phone (MT3G) that shows them to the other (G1). So, I go into the TB folder on the computer (actually, the SD card that is open), open it, copy the APK to the computer and rename it. {They are called "gz" files(?)}. Anyway, I rename it to an "apk" file, and when I do it shows on the desktop just like a regular APK file (with the little icon that looks like a Windows media icon), then transfer it to the G1's SD card. When I use Apps Installer to try to install it, I get an error message that says "trouble parsing the package. Obviously I'm doing something wrong. Can you tell me what it is and what the correct way to do it is? Thanks...


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