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Use Apps on Your Smart TV

Your Samsung TV offers access to many exciting apps and games. Whether you have The Frame, a QLED or any other Samsung Smart TV, its easy to find the app you want and start having fun right away. The steps below can help you get started.

Installing an App

To search for a specific app, select the Search icon on the top right.

Navigate to Apps, select the app you want and the detailed information screen will appear. Select Install

Launching an App

After you have downloaded the apps you want, now it is time to try them out.

There are two ways you can launch an app. On the Home Screen, use the directional pad on the Samsung Smart Remote and select the desired app to launch.

Another way to launch an app is to use the directional pad on the Samsung Smart Remote and navigate to and select APPS. From here, select the desired app you want to launch.

Auto Update Apps

Navigate to Apps and then select Settings on the top right. Then navigate to Auto Update. Make sure it is selected  to automatically update all of your apps whenever there is an update available.

Locking and Unlocking Apps

When an app is locked, it will require users to enter in the TV's PIN every time the app is accessed. To Lock or Unlock an app, follow the steps below.

The default PIN is 0000. To change the PIN, navigate to Settings > General > System Manager > Change PIN.

Navigate to Apps and then select Settings on the top right. Select the app you want to lock or unlock. Select Lock/Unlock.

Removing an App

You can remove apps that you no longer want and free up memory space.

Recommended Apps can't be deleted

Navigate to Apps and then select Settings in the top right corner. Select the app you want to delete. Select Delete and select again to verify. 

App Icons

The icons below appear within the selected app's icon and indicates the following:

The app is installed on a USB device.

The app is installed.

The app supports Smart View.

The app has a password.

The app needs to be updated.

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