→ TV models that you can turn on/off via the ThinQ app are those with “webOS 4.5 or later versions, with Bluetooth support”. ▶ To check if your TV supports Bluetooth, go to “TV Settings > sound > Mute”.
Please find a power button under the LG logo on the TV. You can only turn the TV on and off with the button and cannot control other functions with it. *On some models, the power switch is located on the back bottom right.
Download the free LG ThinQ app on your Android or iOS device to easily manage all your LG smart devices. You also get access to LG’s proactive customer service, which keeps your devices working at their best and sends alerts to potential problems before they even happen.
LG TVs manufactured during or after 2018 with webOS 4.0 and higher can work with Alexa; All you need is the LG ThinQ Basic app and the Alexa app to connect the two devices.
To connect your LG TV to WiFi without a remote control, you need to use a USB mouse. Plug the mouse into your TV’s USB port, then press the small center button on the bottom of your LG TV, just below the logo, and toggle it to Input.
ThinQ AI helps you get the most comfortable use of your TV. Control your connected home and enjoy personalized entertainment via the voice assistant of your choice. Hands-free voice control.
Vulnerability in LG’s SmartThinQ mobile app violates homeowners’ privacy. LG’s SmartThinQ mobile app has been found by Check Point to have security vulnerabilities that allow hackers to spy on homeowners. The bug has been patched, but is another typical example of today’s IoT device security problem.
Automatically turn on the TV at the specified time. 1. Press the SMART button on the remote control and select Settings > Time in the TV menu. 2.
Start by downloading LG TV Plus for your Apple or Android phone or tablet from iTunes or Google Play. Then open the app, select the type of device you are using and turn on your TV. Then select “Device scan” in the app. The app should automatically find your Smart TV.
The Android TV remote control app is the easiest way to control your Android TV with a smartphone. The app is available for both iOS and Android phones. It’s free and works with Android-powered TVs, set-top boxes, streaming sticks, and other devices.
No, you cannot use a smart plug to turn on a TV. TVs today go into standby mode when switched off. Smart plugs work by completely cutting off the power supply. So if you try to turn on your TV with a smart plug, the TV will just go into standby mode.
Alexa commands don’t work with your TV or video service provider, or setup fails. Make sure you have the latest version of the Alexa app. Make sure you’ve completed setup for your service provider’s Alexa Video Skill. Some providers require additional authentication steps before you can connect to Alexa.
Step 1: Open the Alexa app on your iOS or Android device. Step 2: Tap on the Devices tab at the bottom of your screen. Step 3: Select the + button on the top right corner and then select Add device. Step 4: Scroll down and select TV