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Return to the TV Broadcast Screen or Switch Inputs on My Android TV

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Below are the different ways you can return to TV broadcast from other inputs, or vice versa on your Android TV™ device.

Use the HOME Screen

Android™ 8.0 Oreo™ operating system

Android™ 7.0 Nougat operating system and earlier

Use the Input Button on the Remote Control

  1. On the supplied remote control, press the INPUT button.
  2. Select the preferred input.


Use the TV Button on the Remote Control

The TV button of the remote allows you to switch to a TV channel or input from other applications.

TV button


  • The touchpad remote control can only switch inputs through the HOME screen method.
  • The touchpad remote control is not supplied on all TVs. For further details, refer to the operating instructions that came supplied with the TV. Manuals are posted on your model support page.

*Android TV is a trademark of Google LLC.