Okay, here's the trick: Go to the Apps screen. Using the remote, select an app you want to add or remove from the desktop. Click and hold the OK button until a menu pops up. Select Desktop.
Other problems: The apps, both the ones that came with the Smart TV Box and those you downloaded, appear on screen in a random order. You can't alphabetize them. And the tool for adding apps to Favorites pops up a single-column list — in seemingly random order — that disappears as soon as you click a single app.
With all of Android's apps at its disposal, the Satechi Smart TV Box offers tremendous versatility for a set-top box. But the learning curve is steep and even after you've reached the top, it's a clumsy device to use.
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