[Android™ 4.4, KitKat] What is Galaxy Essentials and how do I use it?

Galaxy Essentials is a collection of specially chosen applications available through Samsung Galaxy Apps. From the Galaxy Essentials widget, you can access and download a collection of premium content, free of charge.

    Important! If you recently updated your device to Android™ 5.0, Lollipop, follow these instructions.  

Downloading Galaxy Essentials

NOTE: Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe from right to left until you see the Galaxy Essentials widget.
    NOTE: If you removed the widget, touch and hold the Home screen, and then touch Widgets at the bottom of the screen. Touch and hold the GALAXY Apps widget, position it on an available screen, and release it.
  2. Touch the GALAXY Essentials widget.
  3. Touch Download all to download all of the listed applications. You can also touch  next to each application you want to download.

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