Configuring Devices Prior To Starting Data Collection
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This article is work in progress, and will be developed in the coming days and weeks to contain more information. For the time-being, we are simply advise users to disable automatic updates on their devices prior to starting data collection. You should also follow typical best-practices regarding device security, such as enabling pass-codes and encryption. These topics will be discussed as this article is updated.
How to disable app auto-updates on Android devices
- Open the Google Play Store app.
- On the upper left side of the screen, tap the menu icon.
- Tap “Settings”.
Tap “Auto-update apps”.
Tap “Don’t auto-update apps”.
- Tap “Done”.
How to disable auto-updates on iOS devices
Tap on the Settings App on your main screen
Tap on General > Software Update > Automatic Updates
Disable automatic updates by switching it off