The Apple AppStore is full of apps, but many developers don’t want to pay the entry fee. They then gather in alternative stores. Here’s how to profit from their creations.
iTunes has many apps for iOS but it is not the only store available, in fact, AltStore is an alternative app store for iPhone and iPad that allows you to benefit from other applications than those offered on the Apple AppStore.
Furthermore, unlike others, this one is entirely legal, it uses the possibility offered to programmers to install their own apps on their phone, so there is no risk of having your account banned by Apple, you do not violate any conditions of use.
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How to install another appstore on your iPhone without blocking or bricking it?
To begin :
- Download and install Altserver.
- Install iTunes, it is required to run Altserver.
- Finally, connect your iPhone to your computer.
In MacOS, launch Altserver then from the menu bar, select the Altserver icon, choose Install Altstore> Your phone
In Windows, launch AltServer, then from the Notification area of the taskbar, click Altserver> Install Altstore> your iPhone
An error message may appear on your iPhone. Then allow developer applications to install from the menu settings> general> Device management. From this menu, click on your account name and select ” to trust …”
Then launch the app from your Smartphone to access the Store and its applications:
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NB: the application uses the system made available to developers, the applications which are installed through this have a lifespan of 7 days. To extend it, simply connect your iPhone to the computer with Altserver launched, the program will renew the certificates for 7 days.