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Accessing Recommended Apps on Your Galaxy Tab E 8.0 Using Galaxy Essentials

Galaxy Essentials is a collection of specially chosen apps 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

Add Galaxy Essentials Widget

  1. From a Home screen, touch and hold an empty area on the screen.

    Samsung Touch and Hold Home Screen

    Or pinch your fingers together on the screen.

    Samsung Pinch Fingers Together on Home Screen
  2. Touch Widgets.

    Samsung Touch Widgets
  3. Scroll to and locate the Galaxy Apps widget. Touch and hold the Galaxy Apps widget.

    Samsung Touch and Hold Galaxy Apps
  4. Position the widget and release it to add it to the Home screen.

    Samsung Release Widget on Home Screen
  5. If there is not enough room on the current Home screen, it will be added to the next Home screen with space available.

    Samsung Widget Released to Home Screen

Access Galaxy Essentials Widget

  1. Swipe across the Home screen to locate and touch the Galaxy Essentials widget.

    Samsung Touch Galaxy Essentials Widget
  2. Touch an app to see more information or touch to download and install app.

    Samsung Touch App to Download
  3. Touch ACCEPT AND DOWNLOAD to download and install app to your device.

    Samsung Touch ACCEPT AND DOWNLOAD

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