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Install apps on Google TV

You can install apps on your Google TV for your streaming services and other entertainment providers.

Find & install apps

Search for an app

  1. Press the Assistant button Assistant on your remote or select Search Search on the home screen.
  2. Say or type the name of the app you want to install.
  3. If the app is available, a page will appear with the app.
  4. Select Install.

Browse for apps

  1. From the Google TV home screen, at the top, scroll to Apps.
  2. To browse for apps, move up or down to find different categories. When you find a category you're interested in, move to the right to find items. You can also select a category from the "App categories" section.
    • To find apps you already use, scroll down to "Apps from my other devices."
  3. Select the app or game you want.
    • Free app or game: Select Install.
    • Paid app or game: Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your purchase.

Tip: If you have trouble with your purchase, try a different payment method, like a credit card or PayPal. Learn how to add a payment method.

Remove apps

  1. From the Google TV home screen, scroll to Apps.
  2. Scroll down to the "Your apps" section and find the app you want to uninstall.
    • Tip: If you can't find the app, scroll all the way to the right and select See all.
  3. Hold the Select button on your remote until a menu appears.
  4. Select View Details and then Uninstall.
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