Galaxy S8: How do I manage apps on my Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G950W)?

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

Apps


Learn how to manage your apps.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Downloading Apps from Galaxy Apps


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Samsung folder to access its content.

3. Touch Galaxy Apps.

4. Use the Search bar to search for specific apps or choose a category of your preference to find apps.

5. Touch the app you want to download.

6. Touch INSTALL.

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7. After installation completes, touch OPEN to access the app.

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Note: Installed apps are automatically added to Apps screen.

Downloading Apps from Play Store


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Play Store.

3. Use the Search bar to search for specific apps or choose a category of your preference to find apps.

4. Touch the app you want to download.

5. Touch INSTALL.

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6. After installation completes, touch OPEN to access the app.

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Note: Installed apps are automatically added to Apps screen.

Uninstalling Apps


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch and hold an app until the options menu opens.

3. Touch Uninstall.

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4. Touch OK to confirm your decision.

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Disabling Preloaded Apps


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings.

3. Touch Apps.

4. Swipe to and touch the desired app.

5. Touch DISABLE.

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6. Touch OK to replace the app with the factory version.

Managing App Permissions


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings.

3. Touch Apps.

4. Swipe to and touch the desired app.

5. Touch Permissions.

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6. View and manage APP PERMISSIONS using the sliders.

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