How to download apps to your THOMSON 49UC6406
Today, applications are just one click away from us.
They are available everywhere: on your smartphones, on your computers, on your tablets … And even on your THOMSON 49UC6406 television! No more playing on a tiny screen, your games and applications can be used on your bigger screen. Whether it’s Candy Crush, Netflix, Youtube or Facebook, you’ll have access to all your favorites.
We’ve written this article to help you to do so, by presenting the three easiest ways to download apps on your THOMSON 49UC6406. We will see first the Smart TV, then the Android TV, and finally the Zappiti 4k player.
Smart TV on THOMSON 49UC6406
Smart TV via THOMSON 49UC6406 is the set of all the latest flat screen models you can connect to a network, whether by wi-fi or ethernet cable.
If this is not the case for your THOMSON 49UC6406, please go to the next paragraphs.
To download applications via Smart TV on your THOMSON 49UC6406, turn on your TV, and press “Home” if you are not already automatically on your Smart TV menu.
Then, with the arrow keys, go to the “Smart Hub” or “Applications” section, and select “My Applications”.
There you will have access to all your pre-downloaded applications on your television.
All you have to do is select the one you want to use.
But if you want more, here’s how: Go to “Playstore”, which sometimes contains the word “Google” or the brand of your THOMSON 49UC6406.
Thus, you are in a library of applications that you can download.
However, be careful! Some may be chargeable or require a subscription.
Make sure the application matches your wishes so you do not get ripped off.
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Android TV via your THOMSON 49UC6406
The Android TV is a connected television device, created by Google.
It can be included to your THOMSON 49UC6406 or can be accessed by an Android TV box.
Here’s how to download apps on your THOMSON 49UC6406 via Android TV.
To get started, take the remote control of your Android TV, and go to the Google Playstore.
There, in the search bar, using the keyboard on your remote or on your THOMSON 49UC6406 TV screen, type the name of the application you want to download. Select and start the download.
However, be careful! Some are chargeable and you will have to pay for them.
Make sure you really want to pay for the chosen application if it is charging you!
Zappiti 4k player on THOMSON 49UC6406
Zappiti 4k player is a box that allows you, through an interface, to watch videos you have downloaded as files before hand. But on top of that, you can download apps and use them on your television! Here’s how to download apps on your THOMSON 49UC6406 via Zappiti 4k player. Start by turning on your THOMSON 49UC6406 and your Zappiti player.
With the remote control of your television, press “Source” or “Input” until you see the Zappiti player screen.
Then take the remote control of the Zappiti box and select Google Playstore.
There, in the search bar, using the keyboard on your remote or on your TV screen, type the name of the application you want to download. Select there and start the download.
As said before, you must be aware that some are chargeable applications.
Please make sure you really want to pay for them if you do so!
How do I add apps to my smart TV that are not listed?
Go to the top of the screen and select Settings (the small gear icon).
Move around the ribbon menu and highlight an app that you want to add. Select Add to Home from the drop-down menu.
How do I add TV apps to my Smart TV?
– From the Android TV Home screen, scroll to “Apps.”
– Select the Google Play Store app .
– Browse or search for apps and games.
– Select the app or game you want.
– To install the app or complete your purchase, follow the on-screen instructions.
How do I download the App Store on my TV?
On the remote control, press the HOME button. Select the Google Play Store app in the Apps category.
Note for Android™ 8.0 and some Android 9 models: If Google Play Store is not in the Apps category, select Apps and then select Google Play Store or Get more apps.
How do I download apps on my smart TV without Google Play?
Another easy method of sideloading apps on your Android TV is through cloud storage.
You can use Google Drive, Dropbox, or OneDrive to install APKs on your Android TV.
The process is very similar to the method above and uses the same File Commander app to complete the job.
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Why does my Smart TV not have Google Play?
No, there is no officially supported Google Play TV app.
However, users can still access the Google Play Store on their TVs in a variety of ways.
For example, Smart TVs may have preinstalled Play Store apps, while users with Android TVs may be able to connect their TV to their device and access the Play Store that way.
How do I add apps to my older Samsung smart TV?
– From the Home screen, navigate to and select Apps and then select the Search icon in the top-right corner.
– Enter the app you want to download, select it, and then select Install.
– Press the Home button to open the Home screen menu.
Is there a way to update an old smart TV?
Update over the internet Using your TV’s remote, navigate to Settings, and select Support. Select Software Update, and then select Update Now. New updates will be downloaded and installed on your TV. Updates usually take a few minutes; please do not turn off the TV until the update is complete.
Can I download any app on a smart TV?
Keep in mind that your television must be connected to the Internet in order to download apps.
Press your remote’s Home button. On some remotes, this button will have a picture of a house on it instead of the word “Home.” Navigate to Apps and press the “Select” button.
How do I add apps to my older smart TV?
Downloading new apps to an old Samsung TV works the same way as downloading apps on a newer TV, but you may have to push a Smart Hub or Internet @TV button on your remote instead of the Home button. From there, you can select Apps or My Apps, select the app you want, and select Install.
How do I download apps on my 2012 Samsung smart TV?
– Press the Home button on your remote control.
– Select APPS and then select the Search icon in the top-right corner.
– Enter the app you want to download and select it.
You’ll see details about the app as well as screenshots and related apps.
– Select Install.
Can a smart TV be too old to download apps?
If your model is too old, you won’t be able to download apps, but you might be able to access some streaming services if they are available.
To find out if your Samsung Smart TV is able to download apps, you should check the model number on the back of your television and the settings in your Smart Hub menu.
Why is my Samsung not letting me download apps?
If you’re out of storage, you won’t be able to download any new apps.
To check, go to Settings > Battery and device care > Storage and check your available space.
If your storage is full, look at our guide on how to free up storage space on your phone.
Why can’t I download apps on my smart TV?
Restart Modem Your Samsung TV might not be installing apps because of a bad internet connection. Start by restarting your Wi-Fi modem.
If that doesn’t fix the issue, open any streaming app and see if you are able to watch content.
If installed apps also do not work, the problem could be in your internet connection.
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