If you are wondering how to install apps which are not on Samsung hub (smart hub) store or apps from IPTV or downloading and installing apps using .apk files? then you can download and install apps easily by changing few settings and allowing apps to install from 3rd party (which are not included on Samsung play store) allow security and restrictions and allow apps to install from unknown sources. Also you can install 3rd party apps using USB as well by inserting USB stick on back of your Samsung Smart tv, So lets see in detail how to install 3rd party Apps.
How to install 3rd Party Apps on Samsung Smart tv?
Step 1: Open browser on Samsung smart tv.
Step 2: Open google and search for apksure website.
Step 3: Search for your desired application which you want to download and install on your Samsung smart tv and install and download apk file on your Samsung smart tv.
Step 4: Before installing you need to make sure you have allowed to install apps from unknown resources and under security and restriction on your smart tv.
Step 5: Now, Grab your remote and open settings
Step 6: Now navigate to security and restrictions and press ok to open.
Step 7: Click on option->unknown resources and enable it.
Step 8: Once enable, go to files and folders or file manager on your Samsung smart tv.
Step 9: Now click on downloaded apk file and click on install, you will be prompted this app is not secure and app is not from trusted sources (3rd party).
Step 10: Go ahead and click on install and change settings to allow to install app on Samsung smart tv.
Step 11: Follow on screen instruction on your Samsung smart tv to install apk on your Samsung smart tv.
Step 12: Once installed you will see your app on your Samsung smart tv.
That’s it, this is how you install 3rd party apps on Samsung smart tv using apk file.
How to install 3rd party apps from usb cable using apk file
You can also install 3rd party apps on your Samsung smart tv by using usb as well. Here instead of directly downloading apps from your Samsung smart tv browser, you have to download apk file from your computer and have the apk file on your USB device. Download the app which you want to install from your computer using apksure or any 3rd party apk provider’s on to your USB cable or disk.
Step 1: Insert your USB cable to Samsung smart tv.
Step 2: Open files and folder.
Step 3: Select apk files and click on open.
Step 4: On your Samsung smart tv -> Open settings->Security and restrictions and click on enable apps to install from 3rd party resources.
Step 5: Now open apk file and click on install and press yes to install 3rd party apps on Samsung smart tv and follow onscreen instructions to complete the installations.
That’s it, this is how you install 3rd party apps on Samsung smart tv using usb cable.
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Install 3rd party apps on Samsung smart tv using Google drive or dropbox
Step 1: Download the apk files and transfer the apk file on to your google drive or dropbox
Step 2: Open the same drive link or drop box link on your Samsung smart tv in browser
Step 3: Download the apk file on your Samsung smart tv
Step 4: click on apk file and select install to install 3rd party apps on Samsung smart tv.
Step 5: Click on open and Allow and install apps from unknown sources.
Step 6: Select yes and follow on screen instructions.
That’s it this is how you install 3rd party apps using Google drive or dropbox on any online url.
Yes! You can install 3rd party apps on Samsung smart tv and enable allow aps from unknown sources from security feature and install 3rd party apps.
There are several different methods to install 3rd party apps like you can install using USB or you can go ahead and download apk file from apksure website from your Samsung smart tv browser or you can keep your apk file on gdrive or drop box or any online transfer url and allow to install apps from 3rd party and install them on your Samsung smart tv.