How To Install An App On LG Smart TV

With technology development, we got a lot of devices that are becoming even better. Besides the fact we have

With technology development, we got a lot of devices that are becoming even better. Besides the fact we have smartphones, a few years ago we also got a Smart TV. It is a common device in almost every household today and provides the user with many options.

Depending on the manufacturer, you can download and install the apps on Smart TV. Are you wondering how to install an app on your LG Smart TV? Here is some information, so keep reading.


LG Smart TV

TVs today act like all of the other smart devices we have, and many apps can be downloaded and used on the TV. Apps are often related to the brand, and not all Smart TVs are the same.

To be specific, we are here talking about LG Smart TV. For those who didn’t know, LG has created a platform that is called webOS. This is an especially made platform for LG Smart TVs to run, and it includes a lot of apps and other media content such as games or movies. Over two hundred apps can be found in the LG Store of content.

How to start?

If you are about to install an app on your LG Smart TV, here are some notes you should be aware of. You must first establish an internet connection if you want to install applications on your Smart TV. Also, it is good to know that many apps are available in the LG Store for free.

You should download and install apps only from there because it is the safest way to have apps that work well and protect your device. Keep in mind that installing apps from other places is not safe and can cause you trouble with the device.

Procedure to install an app on LG Smart TV

First, you need to connect the device to the internet. Then, go to the main screen and find and click on the LG Content Store. You can find all the content you want, such as applications or other media. On LG TV, the menu looks like a ribbon, so you will notice all the contents already there while moving right and left.

Once you open the LG Content Store, you will notice two sections. The first one that opens contains the TV shows and movies, and to switch to the other section, look for the "Apps" button at the top of the page. Now, when you get to the section with apps, you will notice that there are many apps you can set to view by categories.

After you go through the apps available for your TV and decide which one to install, you need to select the app. Before installing it, you can also read more about the apps and see how they look.

Now, to start the installation, squeeze the Install option that you will notice easily when selecting the app. The installation will start immediately, and you can start using it when it is done.

To open the app, go to the home screen. You will see the app you have just installed in the menu where all other apps are placed. The apps can be replaced on the menu, and to do so you just have to switch the TV to Edit mode. Although it sounds complicated, it is very easy to do, just select the application and squeeze and hold the button Enter.