How to Update Apps on LG Smart TV [All Methods]

Update Apps on LG Smart TV

You can install various apps on your LG Smart TV from the LG Content Store. Only apps available on the LG Content Store can be added to the LG Smart TV. Apart from installing apps, you have to update apps on your LG Smart TV frequently. With the new update, you will get more features and new things to access.

There are two ways to update the apps. You can update the LG TV firmware, which will update the applications. Simultaneously, you can also update individual applications in the LG Content Store.

Procedure to Update Apps on LG Smart TV

#1 Turn on your LG Smart TV and connect it to the internet.

#2 Tap the Home button to get the home screen.

#3 Then, click on the LG Content Store and open it.

#4 On the top menu panel, click on the Apps menu.

Update Apps on LG Smart TV

#5 Now, select the application that you would like to update.

#6 Click on the Update button to install any new updates.

Update Apps on LG Smart TV

#7 If you want, you can update all the apps at once. In the Apps section, click the Update All button.

Update All button

Update LG TV Firmware

By updating LG Smart TV firmware, you will be able to update all the applications that are awaiting update at once.

#1 Now, turn on your TV and press the Home button.

#2 Then, choose the Settings option.

#4 Open the General option and choose the About This TV feature.

#5 If an update is available, you will get the Update Available pop-up.

Update Apps on LG Smart TV

#6 Now, click on the Download and Install or the Install button.

#7 After the new update is

Or you can go to the LG Support site from your computer web browser. Enter your TV model and download the latest available firmware. Copy the firmware to a USB drive and connect it to the TV. Then, go to Setup and Support from the home screen and install the available updates.

How to Turn on Automatic Updates on LG Smart TV

If you want to update apps on your LG TV automatically, you can enable the Allow Automatic Updates feature.

#1 Turn on your LG Smart TV.

#2 Go to Settings > All Settings.

#3 Then choose General and then select the About this TV option.

#4 Tick the check box Allow Automatic Updates.

App Not Updating on LG Smart TV

If the apps or an app is not updating your LG Smart TV, there may be some software issues. Follow the below steps to fix the issue.

  • The Content Store on your LG Smart TV is based on your region. Make sure that the region on your LG TV is saved correctly.
  • While updating the app, ensure that your LG TV gets enough internet speed.
  • If you are using the ethernet cable, make sure that the cable is not damaged.
  • For older LG TVs, some apps may have stopped updates. Check the compatibility with the LG Content Store website.

FAQs

1. Can I download new apps on my LG Smart TV?

Yes, you can download and install new apps on your LG Smart TV from the Content Store.

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