Article ID : 00202764 / Last Modified : 08/20/2019

Connect Your Android TV to A Hidden Wi-Fi Network

    Before You Start

    You must 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.
    • You can connect your TV to 2.4 GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi networks.

    Connect Your TV to Hidden Wi-Fi Network

    Follow these steps to connect your Android TV™ device to a hidden Wi-Fi network:

    1. On the remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings or Settingsicon.
    3. Select Network.
    4. Select Network Setup.
    5. Select Expert.
      • If your TV is running Android™ 6.o Marshmallow or lower, select Wi-Fi.
    6. Select Manual entry.
    7. Enter the name of the Wi-Fi network.
    8. Select the type of security.
    9. Enter the network password.

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