Article ID : 00202764 / Last Modified : 06/28/2022

Connect your Android TV to a hidden Wi-Fi network

    This article provides information to help you connect your Android TV™ to a hidden Wi-Fi® network.

    Before you start

    You will need to know the following information about the hidden Wi-Fi network:

    • Network name (SSID)
    • Type of network security, such as WEP, WPA/WPA2 PSK, etc.
    • Network password
      • The network name and password are case-sensitive.

    Connect your TV to a hidden Wi-Fi network

    1. Open the Settings screen
      • If the remote control has a Quick Settings button: Press the Quick Settings button and select the Settings icon.
      • If the remote control does not have a Quick Settings button: Press the HOME button and select the Settings icon.
    2. The next steps will vary depending on your TV menu. Follow the steps for your menu options:
      • Select Network & InternetAdd new network.
      • Select NetworkNetwork SetupExpertManual entry.
      • Select NetworkNetwork SetupExpertWi-FiManual entry.
    3. Enter the name of the Wi-Fi network.
      • Make sure to type the network name (SSID) exactly.
    4. Select the type of security.
    5. Enter the network password.