Article ID : 00022090 / Last Modified : 02/15/2013

How to enable the FTP setting on the Google TV device.

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This solution is designed to assist with enabling the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) feature on the Google TV in order to share or tranfer data over a TCP-based network. For assistance with setting up or using the Network, contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) or Network support group.

  1. Turn on the Google TV device.
  2. Go to the Applications menu.
  3. Select Settings.
  4. Select Storage.
  5. Select Configure FTP access.
  6. The FTP credentials will be displayed as: ftp://< userid

NOTE: The default user id is ftp and the password will be a random set of numbers. Make sure you copy and store this information as it appears on the screen.