Article ID : 00115271 / Last Modified : 11/24/2020

Set up the Wi-Fi Direct feature for 2016 LCD TV models

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    Note: Not all TVs support the Wi-Fi Direc®t feature. Check your TV manuals for model-specific information.

    This information provides the steps to set up the Wi-Fi Direct feature for 2016 LCD TV models.

    1. Enable the built-in Wi-Fi of your TV:
      1. On the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
      2. Select Settings.
      3. Select System Settings.
      4. Select Set-up.
      5. Select Network.
      6. Select Built-in Wi-Fi.
      7. Select On.
    2. Turn on the Wi-Fi Direct feature of your TV:
      1. Press the HOME button.
      2. Select Settings.
      3. Select System Settings.
      4. Select Set-up.
      5. Select Network.
      6. Select Wi-Fi Direct.
      7. Select On.
    3. Display the SSID and WPA key of the TV:
      Note: The SSID and the WPA key displayed on your TV are used when connecting a Wi-Fi Direct device to your TV.
      1. Press the HOME button.
      2. Select Settings.
      3. Select System Settings.
      4. Select Set-up.
      5. Select Network.
      6. Select Wi-Fi Direct Settings.
      7. Press the Options button on the TV remote.
      8. Select Manual.
      9. Select Other Method.
        • The SSID (Service Set Identifier) and the WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) key will display on the TV screen.
      10. When connecting a Wi-Fi Direct compatible device to your TV, select the SSID of your TV and enter the WPA key displayed on the TV screen as the password.
        • If the connection is successful, the message Wi-Fi device is connected will appear on the TV screen.
        • For details on the device you're connecting to your TV, refer to the manual supplied with that device.