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LG TV – How to Connect Your LG TV to Amazon Alexa & Google Assistant

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Connecting LG to Google Assistant & Amazon Alexa - LG SmartThinQ

At a Glance

Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant come built into many LG TVs. You can control the TV, launch apps, search for content, and much more using simple voice commands. When paired with the LG ThinQ app it makes it easy to control your LG TV and other LG appliances with your voice.

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  1. Select the Voice Control provider you wish to connect:

    LG ThinQ with Amazon Alexa Google Assistant
  2. At a Glance with Alexa

    Alexa comes built into many LG TVs. With the built-in Alexa no other devices are needed, making set up on your LG TV easy. Follow the simple setup instructions below during initial TV launch or afterwards through the Alexa App on your TV. Once set up, use your voice to search for shows, open apps, play music and more.

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    Follow These Steps to Connect Alexa to Your TV

    1. Initiate setup through the Alexa TV app on your LG TV.

      Alexa TV App Splashscreen Screenshot With Get Started and Not Now Buttons
    2. Sign in with your Amazon account.

      Alexa App login page screenshot with two methods of logging in. Through QR code or through the web.
    3. You're connected and ready to use Alexa.

      Alexa app login confirmation page screenshot.

    How to use Alexa on your LG TV:

    To talk to Alexa, press and hold the Alexa button (2022 and 2021 models).

    2021 LG Remote with Alexa video button highlighted at the bottom right of the remote 2022 LG Remote with Alexa button highlighted at the bottom right of the remote

    To talk to Alexa, press and hold the Prime Video button (2020).

    2020 LG Remote with prime video button highlighted near the bottom right of the remote
    To Learn More About What You Can Do With Amazon Alexa and LG ThinQ Visit The Link Below

     

    LG ThinQ With Amazon Alexa
  3. At a Glance with Google Assistant

    Google Assistant comes built into many LG TVs. With the built-in Google Assistant, no other devices are needed making set up on your LG TV easy. Follow the simple setup instructions below during initial TV launch or afterwards from your LG remote. Once set up, use your voice to search for shows, open apps, play music and more.

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    Follow These Steps to Connect Google Assistant to Your TV

    1. Sign in to your LG TV.

      Go to Apps and select the Person icon in the top right and Log in.

      TV Screenshot with apps icon highlighted

      TV Screenshot with 'Sign in and Go To LG Account Button highlighted'

      TV Screenshot with Log in button highlighted
    2. Choose Sign in with the LG ThinQ app.

      Follow the on screen prompts to sign into your account.

      TV Screenshot with 'Sign in with LG ThinQ app' button highlighted
    3. Open the Google Home app on your mobile device.

      Google home app screenshot with add device button highlighted
    4. Choose “Set up device” then “Works with Google”.

      Google home app screenshot with setup device button highlighted

      Google home app screenshot with works with google button highlighted
    5. Search for LG ThinQ to link your Google account with LG ThinQ.

      Google home app screenshot with LG ThinQ connection button highlighted

      Screenshot of ThinQ app showing connection has been made.
    6. You should now be connected and ready to use Google Assistant.

      To Learn More About What You Can Do With Google Assistant and LG ThinQ Visit The Link Below

       

      Google Assistant
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