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How to configure the LocationFree™ TV to connect to a wireless access point or hotspot to browse the Internet.

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  1. On the top of the monitor, press the INDEX [FIG. 1] button.
  2. On the menu, tap the TV button.
  3. In the TV window, tap the center of the screen.
  4. In the TV window, tap the Settings button.
  5. In the Settings window, tap the Monitor button.
  6. In the Settings window, under Settings, in the On the go section, tap to select Wireless.
  7. In the Settings window, under Settings, in the On the go section, next to Wireless, tap the Settings button.
  8. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Public Wireless Access button.
  9. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Search/Update button.
  10. Under the Search/Update button, locate the desired wireless access point or hotspot SSID name.
  11. Locate the wireless band used by the desired wireless access point or hotspot.
  12. In the Settings window, under Settings, next to Band, tap to select the same wireless band of the wireless access point or hotspot.

    NOTE: The available options are 2.4GHz (802.11b/g), 5GHz (802.11a), and 2.4GHz and 5GHz (802.11a/b/g).

  13. Under the Search/Update button, tap to select the desired wireless access point or hotspot SSID.
  14. Tap the Configure button.
  15. In the Settings window, under Settings, in the Authentication scheme box, tap to select Open authentication.
  16. Determine if the wireless access point or hotspot requires a WEP key or password to connect.

    NOTE: Consult the users manual of the wireless access point or ask the vendor of the hotspot if a WEP key or password is required to connect.

  17. In the Settings window, under Settings, next to Encryption, tap to select either No encryption, or WEP.

    IMPORTANT: If WEP is selected, tap the Encryption Key box, tap the required WEP key, and then tap the Exit button.

  18. Tap the Set button.
  19. Tap the Back button.
  20. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Connect button.
  21. Tap the Back button.
  22. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Wireless Monitor Settings button.
  23. In the Settings window, under Settings, ensure the Automatic IP address configuration (DHCP) box is selected.
  24. Ensure the Automatic DNS configuration box is selected.
  25. Tap the Set button.

    IMPORTANT: Wait 10-20 seconds for the IP address, Subnet mask, Default gateway, and DNS1, information to populate the screen.

  26. Tap the Back button.
  27. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Back button.
  28. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Back button.
  29. In the Settings window, under Settings, tap the Exit button.
  30. On the top of the monitor, press the INDEX [FIG. 1] button.
  31. On the menu, tap the Web button.

    NOTES:

    • As with all wireless products, actual performance will vary depending on environment.
    • Some websites require software or multimedia plug-ins or have other features that may not be supported by LocationFree™ TV. In some instances, all or portions of these websites may not be viewable. The LocationFree™ TV currently supports HTML 4.0, HXTML Baxic 1.0, JavaScript, SSL, Java Applet *PJAE 1.2, and Macromedia Flash™ version 6.0 software.
    • Using the LocationFree™ TV at a HotSpot location requires compatible wireless access point(s). Some features rely on internet services which may require a fee.