Activate Your Smart TV
LG Smart TV delivers streaming entertainment, custom apps,
games, and web browsing, direct from your Internet
connection to your TV. Experience premium movies and
shows from Netflix® and Hulu Plus, videos from YouTube, live
sports from MLB.tv, as well as custom versions of your
favorite apps designed for LG Smart TV. It's the easiest way
to access a world of limitless entertainment.
Installing LG Smart TV
You don't need a subscription to use LG Smart TV, but there are some initial steps you'll have to take to get it up and running. This section should answer your questions about Installation, Bandwidth Requirements and Troubleshooting, but please don't hesitate to contact us if you encounter any issues.
Follow these step-by-step instructions to install LG Smart TV:
To set up the network settings: (Even if your TV has already connected automatically, running setup again will not harm anything)
Press Home to access the Home menu.
If wired and wireless are simultaneously
connected, press the Navigation buttons
to select Wired and press ENTER.
If you have already set the Network
Setting, select Resetting. The new
connection settings will reset the
current network settings.
Select IP Auto Setting or IP Manual Setting.
- If selecting IP Manual Setting, press the Navigation and Number buttons. IP addresses will need to be input manually.
- IP Auto Setting: Select this if there is a DHCP server (Router) on the local area network (LAN) via wired connection, the TV will automatically be allocated an IP address.
If you're using a broadband router or broadband modem that has a DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) server function. The IP address will automatically be determined.
- IP Manual Setting: Select if there is no DHCP server on the network or you want to set the IP address manually.
When you are finished, press EXIT.
Although the minimum required bandwidth to use LG Smart TV is 1.5Mbps, it is recommended that at least 3.0Mbps be available (and 5.0 for HD content). Not sure how much bandwidth you have? Your best bet is to check with your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and request more if you need to increase it.
with LG Smart TVs
Still have some questions about Smart TV in general or DLNA setup? The links below should help. Also, please don't hesitate to contact us if something isn't clear or you are experiencing any issues.