How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue

After upgrade to HoneyComb 3.1, we can download and install apps from the Android Market.

However, there are many apps out there that are not available in the Android Market.

This post is to guide you to install apps on the Logitech Revue Google TV.

First, need to allow Android HC to install apps from non-market.
Goto All Applications, Settings, Applications.

How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue

Make sure Unknown Sources is checked.
How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue

Next, open Android Market and search for OI File Manager or Astro File Manager or any File Manager apps that you prefer. Install the File Manager into your Logitech Revue box.

Launch OI File Manager and browse to /mnt/usb/ drive to list all the apk files that you have downloaded.

How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue

Select Install
How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue

How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue

That’s simple steps to install apk apps manually.

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One comment on “How to sideload apps on the Logitech Revue
  1. JC says:

    Hi!

    Thanks for your blog post and many of us are appreciative of your efforts.

    Would you mind sharing if the output from PPTV to HDTV via HDMI is of good quality? Some of us are weighing the pros and cons of getting the Revue versus using a laptop…

    Thanks!

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