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No remote control. Use phone shared network. Unable to run Youtube application. Catch 22


Ivan Efimov

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I have shared my mobile internet to the TV at home and forgot TV remote control there.
LG Smart TV was unable to launch the Youtube app using one TV`s button.
I have downloaded a mobile app to control my TV using a phone via Wi-Fi.
Unable to find a TV on my phone the Phone and the TV in diff networks.
Trying to connect the phone to the phone`s shared Wi-Fi.
Unable to connect.
My TV is useless without remote control.

Issues:

1. Impossible to run an application using one tv`s button.

2. No web interface to control your tv.

3. No autorun feature to run an application automatically.

4. Unable to use phone as remote control via bluetooth without remote control. No input field to fill pincode on TV to bind phone and TV via bluetooth.

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Sorry but your question makes NO SENSE and is impossible to answer.

The REMOTE control DOES NOT USE WIFI OR ETHERNET, it uses RF direct from the remote to the TV.

So you were able to ask the TV, via the remote control, to download something from the internet, remember simply making the request DOES NOT REQUIRE ANY NETWORK INTERACTION. However the TV now needs a network connection in order to get the APP from the Internet.

Now that connection can be WiFi or Ethernet.

Are you sure that the TV uses Blue tooth to connect to its remote control, it is more usual to use Infra Red, which your phone probably does not have.

You have to construct your questions in a more concise manner, otherwise anyone trying to help you is simply GUESSING at what you are talking about.

For instance you use the phrase "one TV's button" DUH?

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12 hours ago, Science-is-Truth said:

Sorry but your question makes NO SENSE and is impossible to answer.

The REMOTE control DOES NOT USE WIFI OR ETHERNET, it uses RF direct from the remote to the TV.

So you were able to ask the TV, via the remote control, to download something from the internet, remember simply making the request DOES NOT REQUIRE ANY NETWORK INTERACTION. However the TV now needs a network connection in order to get the APP from the Internet.

Now that connection can be WiFi or Ethernet.

Are you sure that the TV uses Blue tooth to connect to its remote control, it is more usual to use Infra Red, which your phone probably does not have.

You have to construct your questions in a more concise manner, otherwise anyone trying to help you is simply GUESSING at what you are talking about.

For instance you use the phrase "one TV's button" DUH?

I have left my remote contol at home.

I have only one TV button interface. You make to change program channel, Up/Down volume and Power off.

You cannot launch applications using one button interface.

Image result for lg tv buttons

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