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Ensuring the Right Setup 

Setting Up Your External HD Devices
Connecting to Your Audio System
Connecting to Your Blu-ray Player
Connecting to Your Gaming System
PC Setup
Wireless Network Connection

SETTING UP YOUR EXTERNAL HD DEVICES

Your LG Google TV is great for all sorts of entertainment—digital cable, video gaming, and a host of other devices. If you need help setting them up, the diagrams below should remove some of the guesswork.

  • To prevent equipment damage, never plug in any power cords until you have finished connecting all equipment.
  • Image shown may differ from your TV.
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HOW TO CONNECT:

  1. Connect the video outputs [1] (Y, PB, PR) of the digital set-top box to the COMPONENT IN VIDEO 1, 2, or 3* jacks on the TV. Match the jack colors (Y = green, PB = blue, and PR = red). Use HDMI whenever possible. If HDMI is not possible, Component connections are the next best thing.
  2. Connect the audio output [2] of the digital set-top box to the COMPONENT IN AUDIO 1, 2, or 3* jacks on the TV.

HOW TO USE:

  1. Turn on the digital set-top box. (Refer to the owner's manual for the digital set-top box operation.)
  2. Select the Component1, Component2, or Component3 input source on the TV using the INPUT button on the remote control.

* Component3: For LED LCD TV

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CONNECTING TO YOUR AUDIO SYSTEM

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You can connect your audio system to your TV using the optical digital output jack.

Follow these simple steps to get everything connected.

  1. Make sure your TV and audio system are turned off.
  2. Locate the audio output jack on your LG Google TV, look for the optical digital audio output jack.
  3. Connect your cable to the optical audio in jack on your audio system.
  4. Once your TV and audio system are connected, make sure your audio receiver volume is on a low setting before your test the sound. Select the correct input on your audio receiver and gradually increase the volume.

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CONNECTING TO YOUR BLU-RAY PLAYER

Depending on the type of connection you choose to use, there are a few ways to connect your Blu-ray player to your TV.

Get step-by-step instructions in our Blu-ray player owner's guide »

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CONNECTING TO YOUR GAMING SYSTEM

Most gaming systems can connect to your TV using a variety of cables. Determining which cables you should use depend on what cable jacks you have available on your television and your personal preference for how you wish to experience your gaming content. Here are some helpful links from a few manufacturers to help you get set up.

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PC setup

Want to hook up your PC to your TV? It's easy. Your TV provides Plug & Play capabilities, meaning that your PC will adjust automatically to its settings. All that great content on your PC can now be on your TV. We recommend an HDMI connection for the best image quality.

HDMI CONNECTION

HOW TO CONNECT:

Connect an HDMI cable from the HDMI port of your PC to any of the 4 HDMI input ports on the back of your LG Google TV. It doesn’t matter which port you choose.

HOW TO USE:

  1. Turn on the PC and the TV.
  2. Select the HDMI1, HDMI2, HDMI3, or HDMI 4* input source on the TV using the INPUT button on the remote control.

DVI TO HDMI CONNECTION:

HOW TO CONNECT:

  1. Connect the DVI output of the PC to the HDMI/DVI IN 1, 2, 3, or 4* jack on the TV.
  2. Connect the PC audio output to the AUDIO IN (RGB/DVI) jack on the TV.

HOW TO USE:

  1. Turn on the PC and the TV.
  2. Select the HDMI1, HDMI2, HDMI3, or HDMI 4* input source on the TV using the INPUT button on the remote control.

RGB CONNECTION

HOW TO CONNECT:

  1. Connect the RGB output of the PC to the RGB port on the back of your LG Google TV
  2. Connect the PC audio output to the AUDIO IN (RGB/DVI) jack on the TV.

 

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WIRELESS NETWORK CONNECTION

Want to hook up your LG Google TV to a wireless network? It's easy. Connect the TV to a router with a LAN cable. Or, connect with Wi-Fi by accessing Network Setup in the initial Setup Wizard. For seamless internet streaming LG recommends a stable 4 Mbps broadband speed and 1.5 Mbps as a minimum.

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