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Got the latest WebOS 3.0 update for my 2015 LG Smart 4K TV. Previously, I could go to a local TV channel and watch the morning news' "live stream" very successfully. Since the update, whenever the live stream goes to commercial (the channel displays a screen message stating that there is a commercial break), the streaming does not resume when the break has completed ...and clicking play arrow does nothing. I've got to refresh the page and click the "watch live stream" button again, then the play arrow to get it to resume, however when there is another commercial break, the live stream still does not resume after that break. Worked fine with the older version of WebOS 2.0.
As you will soon realise, I'm new to 'smart' things like TV's & Phones, and just invested in both.
I'm disabled, and struggle with things at times.
My Son - lives with his mother - streams from his phone to his tv, and been explaining it to me.
My phone is a Moto G 4GLTE, but I can't seem to get it to stream to the LG.
Any ideas please ?
Today, I am finding that my PC will stream to the TV.
I have just opened SmartShare and seen some video's from the PC.
One of them is a film: it has foreign subtitles. Can I turn that off at the tv ?
If not, can I turn that off at the PC ?
There are also a couple of youtube shorties that I did. On the TV, they are in the same folder.
How do I swap video's around from folder to folder ? Obviously I want to keep movies in their own folder etc.
Are they 'stored' on the TV, or purely stream every time I turn it on ?
This TV is a replacement one. When I bought the original one, I also bought a new 1tb Samsung HDD for it & saved a couple of things.
When I plug it into the replacement machine, I find that I can no longer play them.
LG say this is their doing.
Can I change the extension or something, to get them to play on my new set ?
(I know I can change the extensions to run .rec files from the Toppy onto the PC/TV)
Also, the replacement came with no black box for accessories,,,, nor batteries,,,, nor usb stick.
Again, LG say this is their doing.
When researching for my new, & long awaited TV set, I'm sure I saw an advert, or some write-up stating that it comes with a usb recording stick, but can't find it now. Can anyone point me in the right direction of any such advertising please ?
Thanks all for reading the ramblings of an old geezer.
I am new to this and would like a little help. I just bought my first telly (LG 49UB8500-ND). I love everything about this telly, I am only hoping to love it more.
My family is all Apple computers and iOS deices. However, my hard drives i reformatted to windows so that i can plug them into the telly (one 2TB and one 5TB). I have an apple base station extreme and the telly connects to it (as does any and all devices). I also have one of the hard drives plugged into it. I would like the telly to see the hard drive so that i can play movies that way instead of having to plug the hard drive in every time i want to play a movie or tv show.
is it possible?