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    Default Side Loading apps

    On rooted Nook Color, whenever I try to side load an *.apk file using Root Explorer and then click on it, I get the following message "Installation of downloaded apks is not supported." Any idea what I am doing wrong? Thank you in advance.
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    Same issue here with getting that message, but unsure exactly what side loading a file is/does. Anyone care to enlighten me? Thanks
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    Go to nookcolor tools and make sure the ability to install apps not from the market is enabled. Also, it states where to install the apps to. I think it's /system/apps or something along those lines.
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    If it is checked, check it and then uncheck it, then reboot.

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