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    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.

    Note

    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.

    Note

    If you are using a device with multiple users, only the owner, that is, the primary user, can allow downloads from sources other than Google Play™. Changes made by the owner affect all other users.

    To allow downloading of applications from other sources

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Security.
    3. Drag the slider beside Unknown sources to the right.
    4. Tap OK.

    Note

    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 that you trust. You can view the permissions granted to a downloaded application and also change their status by tapping the application under Settings > Apps.

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