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Old 04-18-2017, 08:42 PM   #1
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How to install Google Play apps over a USB cable on an android phone that has its antenna removed


What is a good workaround/hack to install Google Play apps over a USB cable on an android smartphone that has its antenna removed?
 
Old 04-18-2017, 09:07 PM   #2
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developer mode and I think install apps in settings, now I got a go look.

unknown sources YES then with the kpa or whatever that extension is called for the app then just install it. dabble clink on it or something. it has been a long time sense I've done that too.

oh yeah don't forget to hook it up with the USB - pc to transferrer it to the phone if needed. via Phone storage or sdCard. then use the phones file manager to get at it.

mine is in settings->secrutiy - > unknown sources

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Old 04-18-2017, 09:46 PM   #3
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There is a site out there that can get the apk for almost all of that. You download it and copy it over and install them.
 
Old 04-19-2017, 02:22 AM   #4
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adb = android debug bridge.
e.g.:
Code:
adb install some.apk
(from your computer, not from the phone)
 
Old 05-04-2017, 08:12 AM   #5
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yes .apk file transfer is best way to do so.
 
Old 05-10-2017, 01:57 AM   #6
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GAPPS are most likely a .zip file. Assuming you have custom recovery such as TWRP, use ADB sideload!
You will find Under Advanced> ADB Sideload
Code:
adb sideload gapps.zip
 
  


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