Article ID : 00013218 / Last Modified : 09/07/2022Print

Videos Don't Play or are Blocked on the Google TV Device

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    The Google TV™ was developed to give you the same access to the internet that you enjoy on personal computers You can now watch what you want, when you want. Unfortunately, some networks have denied customers this new and exciting television experience.


    Although a few networks blocked their streaming content, there is still a large amount of web-based video content that is accessible from your device. For example, Netflix® service provides you access to many video content categories.

    You can also use a third-party media server software, like the PLEX® app, to access a variety of web-based TV channels.


    • If you have an issue with a specific app, we recommend you contact the app provider. This can be done through the app provider's website or you can select the app in the Google Play™ website.