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Using the You Tube TV app on the LG Web OS. There is a problem that happens on all my 2019 LG TVs with Web OS that does not happen when I use the You Tube TV app on Apple TV with the same TV sets. Periodically the program I am watching stops and the App reverts to the opening screen. It has to be a bug in LG's Web OS working with You Tube TV. I bought 4 large LG TVs because they could support the You Tube App and Samsung could not. LG, you need to look into this and fix it.

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I assume everyone has this problem that is using it the way we are. It should be a fixable firmware bug that LG can take care of with an update. Hopefully they will. I will contact You Tube TV. perhaps they can put pressure on LG.

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 In my case, when I cast youtube video from mobile phone to TV, it keeps showing "Connecting to LG WebOS TV". In the meanwhile youtube video get launched,  but in phone it keeps showing "Connecting to LG WebOS TV".  This issue suddenly pops up 4 or 5 months back but no resolution till date.

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I'm still having the issue while playing from LG TV YTTV app or casting from my phone to LG tv it will randomly revert back to the TV guide or library screen depending on where I started. Been in contact with YouTube TV support providing logs and other data for about 3 months and still no response other than theye are working on it. Please everyone contact them and maybe they'll realize what a big problem it is. 

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Hi. Don't know if you have found a fix yet but with my 2018 LG C8 I've needed to delete & reinstall YTTV app for WebOS more than once since purchase in August 2018. Not sure but it seemed to happen after the LG had an OS update. HTH

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