Article ID : 00015650 / Last Modified : 06/28/2019

Set up the Wi-Fi Direct feature on 2011 and 2012 TV models

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    The images and steps may differ slightly depending on the TV model. Some models require the UWABR100 USB Wireless LAN Adapter connection to the TV to enable this feature. Check the manual for model-specific information.

    Follow these steps to set up the Wi-Fi Direct® feature:

    1. Download the latest firmware update of the TV.
    2. On the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
    3. Select Applications.
    4. Select Wi-Fi Direct Mode.

      Wi-Fi Direct Mode

    5. Connect the Wi-Fi Direct device to the TV.
      Wi-Fi Direct Mode connection

    Wi-Fi Direct connection failure

    1. Press the OPTIONS button.

      Wi-Fi Direct Mode Options

    2. Select Manual.

      Wi-Fi Direct Mode Manual

    3. Select either WPS or Other Methods.

      WPS or Other

      • WPS (Push Button) connection
        • On the mobile device or computer, go to the wireless network setting screen, select WPS (if capable, for automatic setup) or perform a scan to connect to the television.
        • The WPS setting is not available on all Wi-Fi Direct capable devices. Check the manual supplied with the mobile device or computer for information regarding the WPS setting.
      • Other Methods
        • The TV screen displays the SSID and the WPA key to use on the mobile device or computer.

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