Add an App to a VIZIO Smart TV - How to do it ?

Adding your favorite streaming apps and services to a VIZIO Smart TV is easy and allows you to customize your smart TV to enjoy the content you want. 


With an internet connection and a few simple steps, you can install new apps to your VIZIO Smart TV in just minutes. So take the time to browse the available apps, discover some new options, and add apps like YouTube, Pandora, or game services to your TV. 


Troubleshooting tips you can try when resolving troubles adding an app to your Vizio Smart TV

If you are having trouble adding an app to your Vizio Smart TV, you can try the following troubleshooting steps:

  • Check your internet connection. Make sure that your TV is connected to the internet and that your internet connection is stable.
  • Update your TV's firmware. If your TV's firmware is outdated, it may not be compatible with the latest apps. To check for a firmware update, press the Menu button on your remote and select System. Then, select Advanced Settings and System Information. If there is a firmware update available, it will be listed under Available Updates.
  • Delete and reinstall the app. If you are still having trouble, try deleting the app and reinstalling it.
  • Contact Vizio support. If you have tried all of the above and you are still having trouble, you can contact Vizio support for assistance.
  • Only download apps from trusted sources. Avoid downloading apps from unofficial sources, as these apps may be corrupted or contain malware.
  • Keep your apps up to date. App developers often release updates to fix bugs and add new features. To ensure that you are using the latest version of an app, check for updates regularly.
  • Restart your TV regularly. Restarting your TV can sometimes fix minor issues that may be preventing you from adding apps.


The possibilities are nearly endless. With VIA and the VIZIO App Store, you can make your smart TV smarter than ever and access a world of entertainment. Your customized smart TV experience awaits!

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