As, we all know an .IPA file is an i OS application source file which stores an i OS app. IPA file contain binary file and can only be installed on iPhone & iPad. Most of IPA file cant install on IOS emulator. Recently I covered how to run ios file on windows PC. In this post I will go through how to install IPA file on iPhone without iTunes. I will try to explore all possible methods to install IPA file on iPhone and iPad with and without iTunes. So you will able to install iPhone apps without iTunes.
Methods that help you to Install IPA file on iPhone 4,5,6,7
- Use iTunes
- Through IPA installer.
- Using Cydia
- Online method – Diawi
- with iTool
- Using IOS-deploy
How to Install IPA File on iPhone Without iTunes
All, this methods are useful to install any ipa file on iPhone mobile. iTunes is best solution but, If you looking for more option then your in right place. Check How to debug IPA file without MAC or IOS device.
How to install IPA file in iPhone Using iTunes.
iTunes is developed by Apple, to play, download, and organize various video and audio files. It is work on IOS as well as Windows computer. Using iTunes user can install IOS apps on device. If you failed to connect iTunes then check Why iTunes cannot detect your iPhone.
Go through following steps to install IPA files on iPhone using iTunes.
- Connect your iPhone or iPad to computer and open iTunes software.
- Go to View – Show side bar.
- Select the apps and drag it’s IPA file into iTunes library.
- Go to library – apps – select application from main menu.
- Drag and drop application from main menu to device.
- Wait for iTunes to synchronize.
Here Matt McClure shown video – How to install IPA file on iPhone using iTunes 11
Same procedure is use to install IPA file on iPhone using iTunes 12. Download YouTube Video on iPhone.
How to install IPA file on iPhone without iTunes – IPA installer
It is one of the best solution on How to install IPA file on iPhone without computer. You don’t need PC to install IPA installer.
Follow the steps to solve “How to install IPA file on iPhone without PC.”
- Download Cydia install and open it. it is also useful to run Facetime on Pc or iMessage on PC
- Add Big-boss repository in your list.
- Select “Search” tab and search IPA installer.
- Tap and follow the Installation process.
- After Complete installation, launch IPA installer app.
- Select and Tap on ipa file that you want to install.
- Wait till end of installation.
- After “Successfully Installed IPA” message, your .IPA file has been successfully installed on your iPhone or iPad.
So it is Jailbreak method to install IPA files on iPhone using Jailbreak. In next method I will show you How to install IPA file on iPhone without Jailbreak.
How to install IPA file on iPhone without iTunes with iFunbox.
iFunbox is alternative for iTunes to install .IPA files. It is app installer for iPhone that help to install IPA files for iphone and ipad. Here I will show you alternative method for how to install ipa file without iTunes.
Steps by steps guide How to install iPhone apps without iTunes through ifunbox
- You need to download iFunbox from official site. Click on i-funbox.com to download it.
- Once iFunbox is installed, Launch iFunbox and join your iPhone to it.
- Select File Browser tab and expand connected device.
- Select your device and click on user application.
- From top menu select installed app.
- Select and open .IPA file which you want to install in iPhone.
- Complete – Your iPhone/iPad App will be installed successfully.
This is one of the method that help you to IPA apps download and install IPA files for iPhone. In next method you will learn how to install IPA file directly on iPhone. like Tubemate IPA for iPhone
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How to download and install IPA files from online.
In IPA installer method, you get idea How to install IPA file on iPhone without PC. Diawi is similar online tool for IOS developer. It is tool that help you install IPA file directly on iPhone.
Learn How to install IPA file on iPhone without iTunes but with Diawi
- Open Diwani.com.
- Upload app.
- Open the link and click on install.
iTunes alternative to install iPhone app IPA.
iTunes, iFunbox and iTool are in same category mostly used to install apps on iPhone.
Guide – How to install IPA file on iPhone without iTunes.
Download iTools for Mac PC.
- Install iTool.
- Connect your phone to iTool.
- Select application Tab from iTool side bar.
- Select ipa file which you want to install.
- Click and open it.
IOS-Deploy – Command Line Utility to Deploy IPA file on iPhone
It is simple tool developed by Raymond Xie. Use ios deploy to install IPA file on iPhone without iTunes using command line. It is run time utility which help you to install any .ipa file on IOs devices. With the help of IOS-Deploy you can unzip .ipa file.
How to use IOS-Deploy to install ipa file
- Download IOS-Deploy from here.
- To install IOS-Deploy utility, requires Mac OS.
- Install ios-deploy [sudo] npm install -g ios-deploy
- Use it to unzip .ipa file on ios device.
- Unzip ipa file on tmp folder
- Run ios-deploy ios-deploy -b ./Payload/*.app
- After installation Clean tmp folder
So, these are simple methods that I preferred to solve How to install IPA files on iPhone without iTunes. It also cover How to install IPA files on iPhone with iTunes, iTunes alternative, install IPA files from online, How to install IPA file on iPhone with iFunbox and install IPA file on iPhone using IPA installer. This tutorials are applicable to all ios device like iPhone, Mac, iPod.Hope you will get solution.
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