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Changes to Install Any App On Android Introduction

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== Caution == This guide instructs you to defeat a stock security feature that prevents your Android device from installing applications from unknown sources. [ … ] ''What this means'': without this security protection, third party web sites can download and attempt to install malware or hacks that compromise your system, steal your data, even steal your identity. [ … ] '''Exercise due caution when disabling this setting.''' [ … ] == Version == This guide uses screenshots from Android 6.0.1 (Marshmellow). Depending upon your device's version of Android (including manufacturer's changes), your screens may appear differently.
== Caution == This guide instructs you to defeat a stock security feature that prevents your Android device from installing applications from unknown sources. [ … ] ''What this means'': without this security protection, third party web sites can download and attempt to install malware or hacks that compromise your system, steal your data, even steal your identity. [ … ] '''Exercise due caution when disabling this setting.''' [ … ] == Version == This guide uses screenshots from Android 6.0.1 (Marshmellow). Depending upon your device's version of Android (including manufacturer's changes), your screens may appear differently.