If you just bought an TCL 40S5400A TV with the Android Android R (11.0) operating system or you bought it a long time ago and you do not remember how to search and tune the channels, we will tell you how to search for cable or DTT channels step by step and with images.
IMPORTANT: When you start the channel search on your TCL 40S5400A the channels currently stored on your television and their order will be deleted and replaced by the new channels found, stored in the order in which they are found.
Estimated time: 15 minutes.
You will need:
- TV remote
If you don't have a remote you can buy one from this link on Amazon. *
- Antenna or satellite cable
1- First step:
First go to the home menu of your TCL 40S5400ATV, to do this on your remote press the "Home" key, it is the button with the icon of a house.
2- Second step:
Using the arrow keys on your 40S5400A remote control go to the "Apps" icon, it is the red icon with nine white squares inside.
Press with the middle button to access the applications.
3- Third step:
Look for the "Live TV" or "Channels" app. If you cannot find it, you must download it from the Play Store.
Press the central button on the app icon to access.
4- Four step:
A message will appear on your TCL 40S5400A screen indicating that the Live Channels application needs permission to read all the lists of TV channels available on your TV.
Press "Allow" to continue with channel tuning.
5- Fifth step:
Several introduction messages to the application will appear, click on the arrow that appears on the screen to continue with each of them
6- Sixth step:
A second introduction message will appear on your TCL 40S5400A indicating that the channel sources will be configured, press "Start".
7- Seventh step:
Select the channels you want to use and to finish click on "Done" using the remote control and wait for the channels to be added.
8- Eighth step:
The saved channels will appear when you access the Live Channels application.
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About the device:
The TCL 40S5400A it is a television with the Android operating system, 2 HDMI ports, 1 USB ports, a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, a screen diagonal of 101.6 cm, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Ethernet port (RJ45), dimensions of 0 cm width, 0 cm height and 0 cm depth.
Release date: 2023-04-10.
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