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Windows 7 OS PC won’t connect to TV via Smart Share

  • How to & Troubleshooting - Special Features
  • Media Link, Plex, Nero, DLNA, File Sharing
  • Troubleshooting
  • TVs

SMART SHARE INABILITY TO CONNECT

TO WINDOWS 7 PC

 

webOS TV won’t recognize Windows 7 PC

 

 

Symptom


 - LG webOS Smart TV cannot connect to PC featuring Windows 7 OS via Screen Share application.

 

 

Checkpoints

 

  1. Verify that TV is from 2014 model product line-up operating web OS version 1.0

 

  2. Press   on the remote controller.

 

        remote control

 

  3. Select     on the screen.

    setting

 

  4. Select network.

    Select network

 

  5. Check whether TV name might exceed 31 bytes. (Byte: 1 byte per alphanumerical character)

    Check TV name exceeds 31bytes.

 

 

Troubleshooting

 

  1. Edit TV name by shortening it to 30 bytes or less.

    Edit TV name to be under 30 bytes.

 

  2. Try connecting TV and PC again.

 

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