How to install 3rd Party Applications outside from Google Play

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It is always safe to install applications from Google Play on your Android Phone, because Google verifies each app before they released for users to download on Google Play, especially for security reasons. But then there could be many reasons for you to install 3rd Pary applications on Android; not available on Play Store, Availble but not in your Country or may be for certain devices and so on.

Now I should come to the main point how do I install apk files on Android? Follow the step-by-step guide and you’ll learn how to do it yourself! Its much more easier than you think.

Well if you are welling to install 3rd party applications on your device then it is very easy to do so. Here you only will have give permission to your device to allow installation of third party applications on your device. Just follow these steps to allow your device installing apps outside of Google Play Store.


Go to Settings>>Security and check the option, Unknown Sources




When you activate this option, device will then ask a confirmation message saying:

Your phone and personal data more vulnerable to attack by applications from unknown sources. You agree to be solely responsible for any damage to your phone or loss of data that may result from using these applications.

unknown-sources-tipsThat’s it guys, It was all you needed to know in order to install 3rd party app apk on Android. If you’re still confuse at any step, do let me know and I will try my best to respond as soon as possible. For more Android tips and tutorials keep visiting.