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How to install a apk file ?

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10th September 2010, 02:51 PM   |  #1  
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Hello !
Can anybody tell me, how I can install any apk file ?
I put the apk file on the SD card.
How can I intall it ?
Thank you for your answer.
10th September 2010, 03:59 PM   |  #2  
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Hello !
Can anybody tell me, how I can install any apk file ?
I put the apk file on the SD card.
How can I intall it ?
Thank you for your answer.

From Android, get a file explorer like ASTRO or Estrong, browse to the file - tap on it, it'll ask if you want to install it - ok and you're done.
10th September 2010, 04:33 PM   |  #3  
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I did how you told me, but if I tap on it there is a message saying " no application found to open this file"
10th September 2010, 07:41 PM   |  #4  
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I have the same problem ... infact I dont know how to install Astro file manager...
I'm running Android from SD card on HTC Blackstone.
A little help will be apreciated.
Thanks in advance.
11th September 2010, 10:41 AM   |  #5  
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I did how you told me, but if I tap on it there is a message saying " no application found to open this file"

You got this message When you try to run that files,is that?All APK files are not work on your phone?You sure that application's append name is APK?If the files is ok.I thought you should change a Rom to try
13th September 2010, 09:30 PM   |  #6  
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I have the same problem ... infact I dont know how to install Astro file manager...
I'm running Android from SD card on HTC Blackstone.
A little help will be apreciated.
Thanks in advance.

You can find it on the Market.
Look at your apps - there's a Market app - go in it cklick the magnifying glass to search and type ASTRO, it'll give you the search results tap on astro click install at the left bottom corner, it'll download it and install it, then click open and you have a file manager.

Don't know about kbatman99's problem, though, that's weird...
13th September 2010, 09:36 PM   |  #7  
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Probably the .apk is corrupt. I've got the same message when I tried a corrupt file. Downloaded it again and it worked.
3rd November 2011, 08:11 PM   |  #8  
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You should check out this thread:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...5#post19016685
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You should check out this thread:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...5#post19016685

Seriously? This thread is more than a year old. Useless.
5th November 2011, 03:26 AM   |  #10  
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Seriously? This thread is more than a year old. Useless.

So what? Same procedure. Useless comment.

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