How To Add Apps To Samsung Smart TV

Samsung Smart TVs have gained much popularity in recent times, and this is due to the features on the TV.

One of the features is its ability to have some apps installed on it and in this article, we will be taking a look at how you can actually add or install apps on the Samsung Smart TV.

About Samsung Smart TV

Samsung sold approximately 31 million flat-panel televisions in 2009, allowing it to maintain the world’s largest market share for the fourth consecutive year.

In March 2010, Samsung released its first full HD 3D LED television. Samsung debuted the device at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

In 2010, it began marketing 3D televisions while also introducing the upgraded Internet TV, which offers free downloads of applications from its Samsung Apps Store, in addition to existing services such as news, weather, stock market, YouTube videos, and movies.

In a few countries, including Korea and the United States, Samsung Apps provides premium services for a fee.

Each region will have its own set of services. Samsung intends to provide family-friendly applications such as healthcare programs, digital picture frames, and games.

ITV Player and motion-controlled Angry Birds are among the apps available on Samsung’s smart TVs.

Apps that can be downloaded on Samsung Smart TV

Some apps that can be downloaded on the Samsung Smart TV are NetFlix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and YouTube.

How To Add Apps To Samsung Smart TV

As mentioned earlier, Samsung Smart TVs have the ability to have several apps on them. Before you use these apps on the Samsung Smart TV, you must first add these apps (install them on the TV). This section of the article will address how to add apps to Samsung Smart TV. If you want to add an app to Samsung Smart TV do the following;

  • On your remote control, press the Home button.
  • Select APPS, followed by the Search icon in the top-right corner.
  • Enter and select the app you want to download. You’ll see app information as well as screenshots and related apps.
  • Choose Install and press the Home button to launch the app. Simply highlight and select the app you want to open.

How to Delete or Uninstall Apps from Samsung Smart TV

Just as you were able to install an app on the Samsung TV, you can also delete installed apps, and if you want to do this, follow the steps below;

  • On your remote control, press the Home button.
  • Select APPS, then the Settings icon in the upper right corner.
  • Choose the app you want to remove.
  • Choose Delete.

If you don’t want to delete an app, but would want to have some restrictions on the app because of your children, you can lock it. If you want to lock an app on the Samsung Smart TV, do the following;

  • On your remote control, press the Home button.
  • Select APPS, followed by the Settings icon in the upper right corner.
  • Choose Lock/Unlock after selecting the app you want to lock or unlock.

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