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How to Activate or Deactivate Apps Element Smart TV

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Introduction

Learn how to activate or deactivate pre-installed apps such as Netflix, Vudu, YouTube, Toon Googles, and Pandora on your Element Smart TV.

Element Smart TVs offer pre-loaded streaming media channels, and do not come equipped with an app marketplace. Pre-loaded apps can be deactivated and re-activated only.

Tools You'll Need:
  • An active internet connection to your television.
Element logo

1 Activate or Deactivate App

  1. Use the Arrows on the Remote Control to navigate and highlight your choices then press OK to confirm them.
    Navigation buttons on remote control
  2. From the main screen, go into TV Settings and then select App Settings.
    TV screen with highlighted options
  3. Select Deactivate App. This will clear any account information and reset the application data.
    TV app settings menu
  4. Once deactivated, reactivate the app by selecting Activate.
    Reactivating an app
  5. Any apps that are reactivated will need to be signed into again.

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Learn how to activate or deactivate pre-installed apps such as Netflix, Vudu, YouTube, Toon Googles, and Pandora on your Element Smart TV.

Element Smart TVs offer pre-loaded streaming media channels, and do not come equipped with an app marketplace. Pre-loaded apps can be deactivated and re-activated only.

Tools You'll Need:
  • An active internet connection to your television.
Element logo
  1. Use the Arrows on the Remote Control to navigate and highlight your choices then press OK to confirm them.
    Navigation buttons on remote control
  2. From the main screen, go into TV Settings and then select App Settings.
    TV screen with highlighted options
  3. Select Deactivate App. This will clear any account information and reset the application data.
    TV app settings menu
  4. Once deactivated, reactivate the app by selecting Activate.
    Reactivating an app
  5. Any apps that are reactivated will need to be signed into again.