Downloading applications from other sources
When your device is set to allow downloads from sources other than Google Play™, you can download applications directly from other websites by following the relevant download instructions.
|Installing applications of unknown or unreliable origin can damage your device. Only download applications from reliable sources. Contact the application provider if you have any questions or concerns.|
To allow the download of applications from other sources
- From your Home screen, tap .
- Find and tap Settings > Security.
- Mark the Unknown sources checkbox.
- Tap OK.
|Some applications may need to access data, settings and various functions on your device in order to work properly. Only install and give permissions to applications you trust.|
|You can view the permissions granted to a downloaded application by tapping the application under Settings > Apps.|