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Connect Your Android TV to A Hidden Wi-Fi Network

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Before You Start

You must 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.
  • You can connect your TV to 2.4 GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi networks.

Connect Your TV to Hidden Wi-Fi Network

Follow these steps to connect your Android TV™ device to a hidden Wi-Fi network:

  1. On the remote control, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings or Settingsicon.
  3. Select Network.
  4. Select Network Setup.
  5. Select Expert.
    • If your TV is running Android™ 6.o Marshmallow or lower, select Wi-Fi.
  6. Select Manual entry.
  7. Enter the name of the Wi-Fi network.
  8. Select the type of security.
  9. Enter the network password.

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