If you have just bought a new or second-hand LG 55UP80006LA television or you bought it a long time ago, and you do not remember how to configure the Internet connection via Wi-Fi, we will tell you how to configure the network step by step and with images.
Having internet access on your LG 55UP80006LA TV is very interesting today, you can have your Web OS operating system updated, download applications to watch series, movies, videos from social networks, IP television, view your photos and rewind programs television broadcasts that are broadcast live so you don't miss a thing.
Of course you will need the password of the Wi-Fi network to which you want to connect the TV and the remote control of the TV.
The LG 55UP80006LA has the following wireless connections:
Apple AirPlay 2 support: Yes.
Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE): Yes.
Wi-Fi standards: Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac).
Estimated time: 10 minutes.
You will need:
- TV remote
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- Internet connection
- Wi-Fi network password
1- First step:
To start we open the LG 55UP80006LA TV 139.7 cm (55") 4K Ultra HD Smart TV Wi-Fi Black settings menu, to do this on the remote control press the settings button, it is the button with the drawing of a gear or cogwheel, if the remote control is not has this button press the Home button, it is the button in the upper right part of the remote control with a drawing of a house.
If you don't have either of these two buttons, look for the button called "SETTINGS".
2- Second step:
Depending on the version of the Web OS operating system, a side icon bar may appear on the right or left, if so, we navigate through the 55UP80006LA TV menu with the directional keys on the remote control until we find the section called "All the configuration "or" Advanced Options "is about the icon with the three vertical dots, if this vertical list of icons does not appear, you must click on the gear icon in the upper right part of the screen, press to access the settings.
3- Third step:
Once inside the LG 55UP80006LA settings, we go down through the left menu with the directional buttons on the remote control until we reach the "Network" section, this is the section with the icon of a globe with lines that cross it.
Press with the central button of the remote control to access the network settings.
4- Four step:
Once inside the network settings of LG 55UP80006LA we can choose what type of internet connection we want to configure, wireless or cable.
We select "Wi-Fi connection" since we are going to connect our TV to the internet using Wi-Fi.
Press with the central button of the remote control to access.
5- Fifth step:
A list of the wireless connections that are in range and available to connect will appear.
We select our Wi-Fi network and press the "OK" or central button on the remote control.
6- Sixth step:
We enter the password of the Wi-Fi network that we have previously selected to connect using the keyboard that will appear on the screen, we use the directional buttons on the remote control to navigate through the keyboard and press the central button of the remote control to confirm each character.
To enter uppercase letters, press the up arrow button that appears at the bottom left of the on-screen keyboard.
Once finished, click on "Enter" in the central right part of the keyboard that appears on the LG 55UP80006LA screen.
7- Seventh step:
If the password entered is correct, a confirmation message will appear on the screen, click "Done" to finish the Wi-Fi network configuration process and we can start using the internet on our Smart TV LG 55UP80006LA.
If you do not have a Wi-Fi router, the wireless connection is very weak and does not reach the LG TV or you simply want to connect your TV to the Internet using a cable to be able to enjoy a higher connection speed and without the risk of disconnections, you can connect it using an RJ45 network cable directly to the router.
The LG 55UP80006LA television has the following Ethernet connections:
Ethernet LAN: Yes.
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports: 1.
1- Locate the RJ45 network connection plug on the back of the LG 55UP80006LA, it may be indicated with the text LAN.
The plug looks like the following image.
2- Connect the cable to the television respecting the direction of the tab and the other end of the cable to the router or switch in one of its outputs also marked with the name LAN as can be seen in the following image.
3- If the cable has been correctly connected to your LG 55UP80006LA television, it will automatically detect the Internet connection and you can begin to enjoy all the advantages and content available through the Internet.
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About the device:
The LG 55UP80006LA it is a television with the Web OS operating system, an aspect ratio of 16:9, 3 HDMI ports, 2 USB ports, a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels, a screen diagonal of 139.7 cm, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Ethernet port (RJ45) .
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