Written by Lucas

How do I connect my Philips TV to the internet?

If you want to use the Smart platform of your Philips television, you need to connect it to the internet. In this article, we'll explain step by step how to connect the TV to the internet wired or wirelessly.

Connect your Philips TV to the internet in 6 steps

  • Step 1: go to the home screen.
  • Step 2: find the gearwheel at the top right.
  • Step 3: go to wireless and networking.
  • Step 4: choose Wired or Wireless.
  • Step 5: choose connect to network.
  • Step 6: connect the TV to your home network wired or wirelessly.

Step 1: go to the home screen

Philips Home

Go to the home screen of the TV. You can do this by pressing the Home button on your remote. You can recognize this button by the icon that looks like a house.

Step 2: find he gearwheel at the top right

Gearwheel icon

In the home screen, you can see your downloaded apps and recently used services. At the top right of the screen, you'll see 3 icons, 1 of which is a gearwheel. Go to the gearwheel and press it. This is how you open the settings.

Step 3: Go to wireless and networks

Wireless and networks

Scroll down in the settings menu until you find Wireless and networks. Press it and then select from 3 settings: Wired or Wireless, Bluetooth, and Remote.

Step 4: choose Wired or Wireless

Wired or Wireless

Select Wired or Wireless. Several settings for internet will appear.

Step 5: connect to network

Connect to network

Select the option Connect to network, this will appear at the top of your screen.

Step 6a: connect wired

Connect wired

Want to connect your television to the internet with a cable? In that case, press the top option. Want to connect your TV to the internet wirelessly? Go to step 7.

Step 6b: connect a network cable

Connect network cable

Connect a network cable to the television and switch on the router. Your Philips TV will now connect to the internet.

Step 7: connect via WiFi

Connect to WiFi

If you want to connect your television to your home network, select WiFi.

Step 8: enter the password

WiFi password

Select the network you want to connect your television to and enter the WiFi password. Your TV is now connected to the internet.

© 1999 - 2021 - Coolblue B.V.
Customer rating: 9.2 / 10 - 22,060 reviews