It's a security measure so an app can't force you to download something malicious the same technique that screen dimmers use could be applied to display a fake install button or whatever. Luckily for you, there is a dedicated Settings page where you can manage this permission for apps that have asked for it one time or another. I was having problems with Kodi not playing movies or anything for that matter. Filed Under: Tagged With: , Reader Interactions I've been working in technology for over 20 years in a wide range of tech jobs from Tech Support to Software Testing. It says I need to change the setting but it's greyed out in the secondary account's settings and not switchable.Next
Then i went to see if i had any installed because in options i saw something named like that. Say, you installed an app from the Play Store which is pretty safe. That app, however, could install additional data pretending to be updates but are, in reality, malware. Thank you all for giving such great advice. It's a second standard user account, not a guest account. We welcome discussion-promoting posts that benefit the community, and not the individual. I have allowed the installation of applications from unknown applied actions in settings, but I can't seem to press the install button.
Only submissions that are directly related to Android are allowed. I went to the display sleep settings and changed them to 30 minutes. So after the security, sleep and download issues, I am now happy. Developer self promotion must meet these guidelines. Google has made the process more secure in Android Oreo and renamed the setting to Install unknown apps, and changed where its located. Please note the Dropbox app is not optimized for Kindle devices and may experience performance issues on older Kindle devices. This enables your device to install apps not in Amazon's Appstore.Next
Then go back to the install screen. After disabled you can try again to install your app. So much modding for a new rom :P. That said, Android did have an option before to only allow an installation for a case to case basis, which disappeared a few versions back. For example, atm I'm trying to update 'Lucky Patcher' and the request for me to install the update which also shows the permissions the app is requesting but I can't actually press on the Install button.Next
When I disabled it and set the rotation to Default Auto, installation worked fine. Turn the dimmer off to install something. They are Twice as fast And hold the doubt or triple the ram. Conclusion: Fix the issue related to installing button not working due to screen overlay issues with the solutions above. In fact, there are two options, and both work.Next
Enabling Unknown sources might be one of the first things some of you probably do after getting a new phone. Tap it once the download has finished. I tap on the Dropbox icon in Downloads after it downloaded, it asks if I want to install, I say yes, and it installed fine. You can get this done from within the settings too. I had this issue on thr latest 11s update. Or you could try installing the Google Play Store. I also checked 'unknown sources.Next
For the second time today I am re settin fire stick to factory setting. Freetime is one big reason why people buy these tablets. Allow Install Unknown Apps Permission on Android Oreo This kind of happens impromptu on Android Oreo. This can usually be found at the bottom of the article. I came up with the idea to clear the data of package installer, and then tried to install again.
Believe it or not, many, many Android users have never known that Android allows users to install apps from sources other than the Google Play Store. We are working on a more permanent fix for this issue that retains the smoothness. The app is not installed; there is nothing in my download file. I can still press on the show all button and cancel button as well as the touchscreen keys at the bottom but just cant press on the Install button. Once again I was quickly able to solve my problem with a quick search on your forums! This Error Happens when you have screen filter apps installed in your device.Next