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Topic # 231958 22-Mar-2018 14:18
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Setting up my Android phone and wondering whether it is good idea to install the 'Carrier Services' package from the Play Store. I'm currently with 2 Degrees Mobile (if that makes a difference) and wondering whether I should install it or not worry about it.

 


Edit: Link to what I'm referring to: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.ims





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  Reply # 1981549 22-Mar-2018 14:41
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That is an excellent product for showing how BS the rating review paid review-farms are ryfe.

 

But, it looks like its an RCS feature yet to be implemented in any way 

 

https://www.droid-life.com/2017/03/13/what-is-google-carrier-services-android/ 

 

 




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  Reply # 1981615 22-Mar-2018 15:34
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Oblivian:

 

That is an excellent product for showing how BS the rating review paid review-farms are ryfe.

 

But, it looks like its an RCS feature yet to be implemented in any way 

 

https://www.droid-life.com/2017/03/13/what-is-google-carrier-services-android/ 

 

The way I saw understood the article plus feedback was that it is geared more towards those running pure Android. I'll leave well enough alone as to avoid introducing any problems.





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  Reply # 1981722 22-Mar-2018 21:08
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You don't need it and if you install it, it wont' do anything.


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  Reply # 1981736 22-Mar-2018 21:28
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muppet:

 

You don't need it and if you install it, it wont' do anything.

 

 

@muppet I must have it then :P

 

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