App Deletion > End User?

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by JUiCEJamie, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. JUiCEJamie macrumors 6502a


    Mar 22, 2011
    Hi Everybody,

    Wasn't too sure where to post this, - What happens to an app on someones device, when it's removed/deleted from the App Store?
    If a user downloads it, will it always be on the device? Or will it dissapear from the iPhone/iPod without notice?
  2. Thedeathbear macrumors 6502a

    Apr 18, 2010
    Handylight was on the app store for a few hours before it was pulled. I grabbed it, but don't really use it. I hear Apple has a killswitch to delete apps for the iPhone remotely, but hasn't used it, where android has. If you sync it to your itunes, you can always put it back on your phone from there.
  3. braddick macrumors 68040


    Jun 28, 2009
    Encinitas, CA
    But like MiTube, if the source changes the app becomes worthless without an update.

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