Download and installation (Android)

Informal warning

Before you download and use this software consider the following: you are interfering with your car and doing that with hardware and software beyond your control (and frankly, for a large part beyond ours), created by a loose team of interested amateurs in this field. Any car is a possibly lethal piece of machinery and you might hurt or kill yourself or others by using it, or even by paying attention to the display instead of watching the road. Be extremely prudent!

By even downloading this software, or the source code provided on github, you agree to have completely understand this.

Formal disclaimer

CANZE (“THE SOFTWARE”) IS PROVIDED AS IS. USE THE SOFTWARE AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE AUTHORS MAKE NO WARRANTIES AS TO PERFORMANCE OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTIES WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN COMMUNICATION FROM OR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE AUTHORS SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE AUTHORS BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE, MISUSE, OR INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, EVEN IF THE AUTHOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THESE EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY IN ALL JURISDICTIONS. YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS AND SOME OF THESE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS SOFTWARE IS ONLY INTENDED FOR SCIENTIFIC USAGE.

Play Store (compiled releases)

CanZE is available in the Play Store. This is the preferred method of installation. Hassle free and you will automatically receive the updates.

Direct APK file installation (compiled releases)

You can also install  CanZE as a custom APK file on your device. All releases will be published via Github. Follow these steps:

  • download the APK with your device (or alternatively from your computer and then transfer it onto your device)
  • in the Android system settings, goto “Security”
  • make sure the check-box “Unknown Sources” is switched ON
  • use any kind of file manager / download manager on your Android device to start the APK file, which should then install out of the box.

Bleeding edge (compile from source code)

If you want to have the bleeding edge, minute by minute development versions, they are available here on github. You need to install Android Studio to compile and install it. Instructions can be found in the developers wiki on github.

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