Former Writer · Oct 30, 2012 at 01:00 am

System App Installer Makes It Easy to be Lazy on Galaxy Y

Some of the greatest true innovations came about so people could be more lazy. Of course, not everything that is spawned by laziness is on the list. However, laziness has always been a good motivator to finding an easier, faster way of doing something.

There is now a tool for Samsung Galaxy Y users that helps those who are lazy. The tool is called System App Installer, and it was released by XDA Senior Member hmahadi98. It’s a useful tool for lazy people who don’t want to move an app to /system and go through the process of setting permissions. As hmahadi98 explains:

Are u lazy to move app in system/app/ and set permission?? And convert user app 2 system app and most of them don’t work??
Then u should try this app..
This app is very useful for me,it install any app in system…

In addition to installing apps to /system, the tool also comes with a built in file manager that serves as the UI. It’s important to note that some apps simply won’t work as system apps, and some will refuse to install. Those that do work can be moved by this app. A little kicker is that you don’t need to reboot once you’re done. Just use the tool and start using the app.

For more details, check out the original thread.


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