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Can the Date and Time of the Android TV Be Set Automatically or Manually?

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You can automatically or manually set the date and time of the Android TV™. Below are steps to adjust the date and time settings if they are incorrect.

IMPORTANT:

  • The TV acquires time automatically, but may not acquire the correct time depending on the environment your TV is in.
  • Set the Automatic date & time to Off if the TV doesn't acquire the correct time. Then, set the correct time manually.

Set the Date and Time Automatically

Note: The date and time are set automatically when signal is received from the broadcast signal. The TV can also receive date and time from the network when the broadcast signal isn't received.

  1. On the supplied IR remote, press the HOME button.

    Home button

  2. Select Settings.

    Settings

  3. Under the System Preferences category, select Date & time.

    Date & Time

  4. Select Automatic date & time.

    Automatic Date and Time

  5. Select Use network time.

    Use Network Time

Note:

  • The time on the TV may differ from the time of the location or area where the TV is located. This happens when you use a special network environment such as VPN (Virtual Private Network).
  • There is a possibility that the Time Zone setting isn't correct if the time isn't displayed correctly.

Check the Time Zone Setting

  1. On the supplied IR remote, press the HOME button.

    Home button

  2. Select Settings.

    Settings

  3. Under the System Preferences category, select Date & time.

    Date & Time under System Preferences

  4. Select Time.

    Select Time

  5. Select Set time zone.

    Set time zone

  6. Select your location.

    Select Location

Set the Date and Time Manually

  1. On the supplied IR remote, press the HOME button.

    Home button

  2. Select Settings.

    Settings

  3. Under the System Preferences category, select Date & time.

    Date & Time

  4. Select Automatic date & time.

    Automatic Date and Time

  5. Select Off.

    AutomaticDateTimeOff

  6. Set the Date and Time manually.
    1. Select Set date.

      Set Date

    2. Select Set time.

      Set Time