= Installing android app - pCloudy documentation

Installing android app

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Note - For steps on Installing an Android App in the Old UI, please scroll down.

Let's see it in detail.

For Steps to install an Android app (New UI)

Click on "INSTALL" icon button present on the right pane under "Quick Actions". Once clicked, a pop-up is displayed which have three options

  • Install from my app/data - enables user to upload app on device.
  • Upload App- Upload and install an app from your local system.
1. Install from My App Data

Click on "Install" icon as shown below

select from my app data

Select "Install from my app/data" and choose the app to install.

select from my app data

Once the Installation is complete, a notification will appear at the bottom and the app will be launched automatically on the device.

Now you can start testing your app.

select from my app data

2. Upload App: Click on "Browse APP" to browse and upload the app from the local system.

Browse App

Note: “Upload App” take more time than "install from My App/Data".

This is because when a user selects “Upload App” ,the file is first uploaded to cloud drive then to device.

For Steps to install an Android app (Old UI)

To Install:

Click on "INSTALL" icon button present on the right pane. Once clicked, a pop-up is displayed which have three options

  • Install from my App data - enables user to upload app on device.
  • Upload App - Upload and install an app from your local system.
1. Install from My App Data

Click on "INSTALL" icon as shown below

select from my app data

Select "INSTALL FROM MY APP DATA" and choose the app to install.

Installing App Name

Once the Installation is complete, notification appears in and the app is launched automatically on the device.

Now you can start testing your app.

app installed

2. Upload App: Click on "Browse APP" to browse and upload the app from the local system.

Browse App

Note: “Upload App” take more time than "install from MyApp/Data".

This is because when a user selects “Upload App” ,the file is first uploaded to cloud drive then to device.