Article ID : 00253899 / Last Modified : 01/06/2021

Connect your Android TV to a hidden Wi-Fi network

    This article can be used to connect your Android TV™ to a hidden 2.4 GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi® network.

    Before you start

    You will need to know the following information about the hidden Wi-Fi® network:

    • Network name (SSID)
    • Type of network security such as WEP, WPA/WPA2 PSK, etc.
    • Network password
      • The network name and password are case-sensitive.

    Connect your TV to hidden Wi-Fi network

    1. On the remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings Settings icon.
    3. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
      • Select Network & InternetAdd new network.
      • Select NetworkNetwork SetupExpertManual entry.
      • Select NetworkNetwork SetupExpertWi-FiManual entry.
    4. Enter the name of the Wi-Fi network.
      • Make sure to type the SSID exactly.
    5. Select the type of security.
    6. Enter the network password.

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