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Support install apps through adb

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by armani, Oct 26, 2010.

  1. armani

    armani New Member
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    I have a brand-new SGS GT-I9000 (in Romania) , but for now I don't have anymobile internet connection. But I want to install apps on my phone, and I know it's possible with SDK Android.
    So I installed SDK Android (last version has USB driver included, so I installed it too from SDK) and...I don't know what to do next.
    First of all, do I need another driver to be installed for my SGS (the drivers for SGS were installed with Kies, I presume)?
    And then, how do I connect phone in USB mode and , especially, how to use command prompt (I'm a dummy on that thing?? When I open command prompt, it's a screen with "c:>\" - how can I erase this from command prompt and type adb install etc.?)
    Please explain me step by step what to do...
     

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  2. Partisaani

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  3. snapper.fishes

    snapper.fishes Well-Known Member
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    To use adb to install an app, you need the apk file. But if you already have the apk file, you can install it directly from your phone anyway.
     

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