Take the 2-minute tour ×
Android Enthusiasts Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for enthusiasts and power users of the Android operating system. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have accidentally disabled Samsung Home (process.com.sec.android.app.twlauncher) from my Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830.

Now apps won't open so I can't access settings etc to try to rectify this.

How can I restore the aforementioned twlauncher?

share|improve this question
3  
What did you do to disable it? Do you have another launcher installed? Even non-samsung apps fail to open? –  Ryan Conrad Jan 20 '13 at 23:32
    
Did you try restart your phone and checked? –  Padmanabhan Vijay Jan 21 '13 at 3:51
    
I wanted to install Whatsapp but received a warning that there was not enough memory and apps should be deleted. In my enthusiasm and ignorance I deleted twlauncher. This was not intentional and I was not installing another launcher; so, no launcher no apps, which also means I access nothing. I did try switching off and re-booting, but, as expected, nothing changed and my 'phone is useless. –  Rynso Jan 21 '13 at 15:50
    
Can you not extract twlauncher from another system ROM dump found elsewhere and push it across - oh wait, just realized, are you rooted? –  t0mm13b Jan 21 '13 at 16:42
    
I understand a bit what "rooting" means but I don't believe my phone is rooted. I relied on the operating system not allowing me to delete any installed app essential to operating the phone. @RyanConrad In my last response I said I had tried switching off and re-booting. Re-booting may have been mis-leading, as I do not know how. I switched off & back on again, but when the phone is starting up, it immediately shows The app.Samsung Home.......has stopped unexpectedly. Force close is the only option but the message re-appears & no other functions are available. –  rynso Jan 21 '13 at 18:48
show 2 more comments

protected by Community Apr 9 '13 at 8:56

Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality answers, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site.

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.