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How do I access recommended applications on my Samsung Galaxy S5 using GALAXY Essentials?

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

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


Download GALAXY Essentials

• If you removed the GALAXY Apps 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.

  1. Swipe to the Home screen with the GALAXY Apps widget and touch GALAXY Essentials.

  2. Touch Download next to the applications you want to download.

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