Uninstalling Adups and other preinstalled malware via ADB command line tool Updated October 2018: New method now uninstalls, not just disables Adups.  Credit given to user Hashux for pointing out this updated method. Adups Background Adups has been found preinstalled on mobile devices from manufacturers such as BLU, and other mobile devices typically found on online stores such as Amazon.  Adups is a well-known threat, as addressed in Mobile Menace Monday: upping the ante on Adups