A social networking site developed specifically for the business community is called LinkedIn. The website’s goal is to make it possible for registered users to create and maintain professional networks of people they know and trust.
Steps for Install on android phones and tablets
  1. Open the Play Store; LinkedIn will only know if you use an Android. Go to the play store, which is their respective application store, and start using it.
  2. Activate the Search Bar: in the play store app, you will find the search bar at the top. To activate the keyboard, click on it.
  3. On the search option, type and search LinkedIn. You can use the microphone also. Wait for some time you can get a result.
  4. Identify the LinkedIn logo before clicking the install button and then click “Install.” It has white ‘in’ lettering inside and is deep blue. You can begin installing it after locating it, as seen in the figure below.
  5. After finishing the download of LinkedIn, there is an open option. Click on it.
  6. You will redirect to the LinkedIn app.
  7. In the text messages, you will get OTP. Enter it.
Steps for Install on iPhone and iPad:
  1. Open the App Store.
  2. Give a tap on the search option at the top of the screen.
  3. By using the keyboard, search the first letter of LinkedIn, and you will get the result.
  4. Give a click on LinkedIn.
  5. Give click on the option get, and it will change to install.
  6. You’ll be prompted to enter your password after tapping Install.
  7. When you enter your password, you will get access to install.
  8. Once you download, you can start using the app by clicking on the open option.

Permission required for LinkedIn application in mobile

LinkedIn accessed its updated version’s many permissions on Android and iPhone devices. The following are the definitions of every individual permission.


The application uses the camera of your device to access the application’s abilities:

  • Take pictures
  • Record videos.

The application can use files or data stored on your device and may access the abilities.
Read the contents of your USB storage.
Modifying or
deleting the contents of your USB storage
Format external storage
Mount or unmount external storage.


The application is also accessible to trace your current location:
Approximate location based on the network
Precise location with GPS and network-based.
Access extra location provider commands.
Complete GPS access.

Additional Permissions

The app also accesses your device to record audio clips.
Record audio.


The feature accesses to save, edit and delete media files and documents.
Read the content from your USB
Modify and delete the content from the USB storage.

Wi-Fi connection:

An app can access your device’s Wi-Fi connection information if like Wi-Fi is turned on and the name and the password are connected. Since the Internet will be slower than Wi-Fi, hence many users prefer to use the application through Wi-Fi connections to their devices.


The app will use your account or profile information on your device and access the following abilities.
Find accounts on the device
Read your contact card
Modify your contact card
Add or remove accounts.


The LinkedIn app uses your device for calendar information. The accessible abilities are:

  • Read calendar events and confidential information.
  • Add or modify calendar events and send a notification to your friends without the owner’s permission.

The LinkedIn application uses the contacts feature to edit, modify, and delete friend lists.

  • Read your contacts
  • Modify your contacts
  • Delete contacts from Messenger.
  • Read sync statistics
  • Receive data from the Internet
  • Google play license check
  • Create accounts and set passwords
  • Toggle sync on and off
  • Control Near field communication
  • Run at startup
  • Prevent the device from sleeping
  • Read sync settings
  • Control vibration
  • View network connections
  • Full network access.