You can get Paramount Plus on an LG TV, but the TV must be a 2018 model or newer and it needs to be updated with webOS 4.0 software or newer. If your TV is older or the update is not available to you, Paramount Plus can be accessed by downloading to a secondary streaming device.
While your LG TV does not have an option to play ESPN Plus on its regular streaming, you can watch ESPN Plus via other routes. You can go to the context menu and download the ESPN Plus App. Or you can use an external device or airdrop that will allow you to watch ESPN plus on your LG Smart TV. In the future, LG may make it so that the ESPN Plus service can simply be played from your LG Smart TV.
To fix a delayed or lagged response on an LG TV, be sure the remote control has sufficient battery power, reset the router connected to your wireless network, move closer to the TV with any devices trying to connect with Bluetooth, and remove any physical obstructions.
To fix a slow response on an LG TV, check for any available software updates and be sure to install them if possible, clear the cache of your TV by completing a cold boot, reset your network by resetting the router, or replace the batteries within your remote control.
The Xfinity app can be downloaded to your LG smart TV by pressing the ‘Home’ button on the remote and from the main menu, pan over to the ‘LG Content Store.’ From here you will select ‘Apps & Games,’ search for or locate the ‘Xfinity Stream Beta App,’ then click the option to install.
If the LG TV apps are freezing/crashing, make sure the TV has a strong and stable internet connection. This is especially important if you are streaming live content. Refresh the app by deleting it and then reinstalling it. This will ensure you have the most current version of the app.
You can easily reset your router if you have connectivity issues while watching Amazon Prime on your LG TV. Your router will most likely have a reset button you can press. If so, you can press that and wait for it to reset to see if your internet connection has improved.
Firstly, reboot your LG TV by turning it off using your remote and then unplug it at the wall and plug it back in. See if that’s solved the issue, if not make sure it is connected to the internet, the firmware is updated to the latest version, and the region setting is set to your location.
Generally, restarting your LG TV will fix this issue. This is done by unplugging it at the wall and plugging it back in. If it’s not that it can be the internet connection, there is a pending update, the location is set to the wrong location, or you need to manually put in the DNS settings.
To reset an LG TV, locate the power button on the TV and hold it down for 5-10 seconds if you cannot locate the remote, complete a soft reset by holding down the ‘Volume Down’ and ‘Power’ button on the remote for 10-12 seconds, and complete a soft reset on the TV.
If your LG screen share isn’t working, try resetting your network and be sure to disconnect any devices that are connected to the network but are not being used when screen sharing. You can also connect directly from other devices by clicking the screen sharing icon or notification icon.
If AirPlay is not working on your LG TV, reset the device you are trying to connect your TV with, be sure that your TV is capable of supporting AirPlay, and check that all devices have not been muted and that the volume is turned up to an audible level.
A Roku device may not work on an LG TV if there are firmware bugs/errors or if the WiFi is poor. These can be fixed through updates or by resetting the TV, Roku or modem/router. The Roku may also have a loose HDMI connection, the remote may have become unpaired or the audio settings need adjusting.
HBO Max cannot be downloaded onto any LG TV because it is not supported. However, you can play HBO content on the TV using an external device. If the app does not work, try updating or restarting the app and device. You can also clear the app cache, reinstall the app and check your WiFi signal.
Your LG TV YouTube app will not work if you have poor network connection, an overloaded cache, firmware bugs or are using YouTube in the Web Browser. You can troubleshoot these issues by resetting the network or TV, updating the app or TV, reinstalling the app or adjusting the TV’s WiFi settings.
A consistent blinking light on an LG TV indicates an internal malfunction. The color of this light varies with different models. A factory reset or hard reset can eliminate software errors caused by a power surge/outage. Otherwise, damaged circuit boards will need to be repaired or replaced.
The overall way to get the Hulu app to work on an LG TV when it won’t open is to close and reopen the app, and uninstall and reinstall the Hulu app. There is also a folder of files known as the cache. When it gets full it can use too much memory and clearing the apps cache can get it working again.
If Netflix keeps logging out on your LG TV, this may be caused by an attempt by Netflix to keep your account secure. If you have given your login information to multiple people in multiple locations, Netflix may think your account has been compromised which will force the logout.
If Disney Plus keeps freezing or crashing on your LG TV, completely close out of the application and be sure that all other applications that are running are closed out as well. If this is not the problem, check to see if you are running on the latest version of the Disney Plus App.
If your LG TV’s input keeps switching, resetting your device to its factory defaults or enabling SIMPLINK may resolve the issue. If a hard reset isn’t possible, consider replacing the motherboard since it’s likely experiencing a malfunction. Or, contact an LG repairer for assistance.
When Your LG TV won’t turn on but has a red light, the controller may be defective. Try turning on the device with the unit’s power button. If it turns on, replace the batteries in your remote. However, if your TV is flashing or clicking, your device needs professional maintenance.
LG TVs that won’t turn off either have a problem with the remote control or motherboard. But if your television continues to power down automatically, there could be a wiring problem, or you may need to reset it. Disconnect the TV, disable timers, or delete your LG TV’s cache to solve the issue.
If your LG TV screen isn’t working, first check that energy-saving mode is switched off, then check any external devices or cables for issues. Ensure the unit is plugged in correctly and that there are no timers set. You should also check that the brightness hasn’t been turned down by mistake.
When the HDMI port on your LG TV does not function or detect a signal, it is most likely due to a motherboard malfunction. This issue is resolved by purchasing a replacement that supports HDMI functions. Alternatively, you may attempt to restore the television’s capabilities by restarting it.
If your LG TV volume adjusts itself or won’t work, try cleaning the remote with isopropyl alcohol, perform a factory reset to override any changes, and update the firmware in the Support menu. The internal TV speakers, app, or external speakers can also cause volume issues.
When your LG TV Wi-Fi is not connecting, turning on, or working, try power cycling your TV and router, updating the TV’s firmware, moving your router closer to your TV, or manually setting the date and time. These straightforward solutions typically solve most issues with LG TV Wi-Fi.
Issues with your LG TV remote can either be hardware issues, your settings, the connection between the remote and TV, or dirt under the buttons. Troubleshooting the remote will fix most issues, but sometimes the TV needs to be reset or the remote needs to be cleaned or replaced.
The LG Magic Remote may not work if it is not paired properly, has old batteries, a disrupted IR signal or is far away from the TV. If the remote still doesn’t work after it has been reset and re-paired, and all other issues have been corrected, the remote may be defective and need to be replaced.
The LG Smart TV browser was not designed to stream videos and therefore does not support some videos on the internet. Disabling ‘Adaptive Streaming’ may help this issue. It also does not have a large memory capacity, causing it to crash if you don’t regularly unplug the TV or empty the cache.
If you have an LG Smart TV, it is completely capable of using a Bluetooth keyboard. To connect a Bluetooth keyboard to your LG TV, you will first need to get your keyboard into pairing mode by pressing and holding the Bluetooth 1 key on the keyboard for 5 seconds. You will know that your keyboard has entered pairing mode when the blue LED light flashed repeatedly in half-second bursts.
LG TV screensavers protect your screen by activating when a static image is detected. On most models, the screensaver can only be disabled in the service menu. You also cannot customise the screensaver, but can manually turn the screen off or enter Gallery mode to display images instead.
There are a number of reasons why your LG TV may have poor internet connection via Ethernet cable. One common reason is an incompatible cable, which is one that has a bandwidth greater than 100Mbps. Other possible causes include a damaged cable, modem or router, interference or outdated firmware.
If the menu keeps popping up on your LG TV, it is most likely that the settings are set to ‘Store Mode’. It may also be the TV is set to ‘Home Auto Launch’ or that ‘Simplink’ is disabled. If the menu is not working at all, it may be a software or hardware malfunction.
The HDMI audio on your LG TV may not work because of issues with the HDMI cable, the HDMI port, or your device’s sound output settings. If none of the TV channels have sound, it is likely due to the TV’s sound or volume settings, firmware bugs or connection issues with an external speaker.
HDMI connections between an LG TV and a laptop will not work for a number of reasons. It could be issues with the cable or issues with the TV or laptop. Issues with the TV or laptop include incorrect display settings or incompatible hardware or software. This can cause no or very poor signal.