How to install apps from the Google Play Store

Last Update date : 2017.08.04

Google Play Store  

 

The Google Play Store is the central location for Samsung users for everyday essentials. The Google Play Store comes pre-installed on your device and provides the user with access to content such as:

 

● Apps and Games for Android devices.

Movies and TV shows which you can buy or rent.

Music for purchase or streaming subscriptions.

Digital Books.

News and publication subscriptions.

 

Please Note:

In order to gain access to the Google Play Store, you will be required to be logged into a Google Account on your device.

Please click here if you would like to know How to create a Google account.

Screenshots were taken from Android OS Version 6.0 (Marshmallow). 

 

 

How to download and install Apps from the Google Play Store

 

Step 1: Open the Play Store app.

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Step 2: Search for an App in the search field.

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Step 3: Tap on the App you wish to download and install.

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Step 4: Tap Install (for free apps only). Once the App has finished downloading, it will Install the App onto your device.

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Step 5: Installation has now been completed. Tap on Open to load the App.

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How to re-install an App previously installed from the Play Store (Free or Purchased)

 

If you get a brand new or a second device, your Google account will remember the Apps it had previously downloaded.

 

Please follow the steps below to find out how:

 

Step 1: Open the Play Store app.

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Step 2: Tap on the Menu button.

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Step 3: Tap on My apps & games. You can now view the Apps you had previously downloaded. Tap on an App which has not already been installed on your device. (It will not display Installed as shown below).

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Step 4: Tap on Install. Once the download and installation of the App has been completed, tap on Open to load the App.

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