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Installing, Customizing, and Uninstalling Apps on Your Gear S2

You can install, customize, and uninstall apps on your Gear S2. Configure your app settings from the Samsung Gear app on your mobile device.

The screens and steps shown below may vary by wireless service provider and your mobile device.

Install Apps

  1. From the Home screen of your mobile device, touch Apps.

       

  2. Touch Samsung Gear.

    The Samsung Gear app may be located in the Samsung folder by default on some devices.

        

  3. Touch Samsung Galaxy Apps.

       

       

  4. Browse by category, staff picks, top free selections, and top paid selections. You can also search for an app by name. Touch the app you want to download.

       

  5. Touch INSTALL.

       

       

  6. Touch Back to return to the Samsung Gear app.

Reorder Apps

Change the order in which apps display on the Gear S2 Apps screens.

  1. From the Home screen of your mobile device, touch Apps.

       

  2. Touch Samsung Gear.

    The Samsung Gear app may be located in the Samsung folder by default on some devices.

       

  3. Touch Apps layout.

       

       

  4. Touch the Reorder icon and drag an app to a new location on the list.

       

Reorder Apps From Gear S2

  1. Touch and hold the Apps screen containing the app you want to move.

       

  2. Touch and hold the app you want to move.

       

  3. Drag the app to the preferred location.

Configure App Settings

Only supported apps have settings that can be configured in the Samsung Gear app.

  1. From the Home screen of your mobile device, touch Apps.

       

  2. Touch Samsung Gear.

    The Samsung Gear app may be located in the Samsung folder by default on some devices.

       

  3. Touch Settings.

       

       

  4. Touch Individual app settings.

       

       

  5. Touch the application you want to configure.

       

      

  6. Adjust the settings to fit your needs. Each application has unique customizable settings.

Uninstall Apps

Preloaded apps (apps built into your device) cannot be uninstalled. You can only disable them.

  1. From the Home screen of your mobile device, touch Apps.

       

  2. Touch Samsung Gear.

    The Samsung Gear app may be located in the Samsung folder by default on some devices.

       

  3. Touch Apps layout.

       

       

  4. Touch UNINSTALL.

       

       

  5. Touch the Uninstall icon next to the app you want to remove.

       

  6. Touch OK.

       

Uninstall From Gear S2

You can also uninstall apps directly on your Gear S2.

  1. Touch and hold the Apps screen containing the app you want to uninstall.

       

  2. Touch and hold the app you want to uninstall.

       

  3. Touch the Uninstall icon to uninstall the app.

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