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How to use Screen mirroring

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The TV can be connected directly with a Screen mirroring and Miracast compatible device without the use of a cable or wireless router (or access point). A connection must be made by selecting mirroring on the TV and on the source device.
Refer to the list of Wi-Fi Certified Miracast devices found on the Wi-Fi Alliance website for more details.

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Follow the instructions below to set it up.

To register your device to the TV

  1. Press the INPUT button on the TV remote control, select Screen mirroring using the Image / Image buttons, then press the Enter button. The TV goes into standby and waits for a connection from a mobile device.
    Examples of the standby screen

    Android TV


    Other than Android TV (W900A series)
    Image

    NOTE: When the standby screen of the Screen mirroring is displayed, the wireless connection between the TV and your wireless router (access point) is disconnected.
     
  2. Connect your Screen-mirroring-compatible mobile device to the TV. Configure your mobile device to connect to the TV.

The instructions below use Xperia (Android OS 4.4 or later) as an example.

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Select Device connection or Xperia Connectivity.
  3. Select Screen mirroring.
  4. On the Screen mirroring screen, tap Start.
  5. Select OK.
  6. Tap the name of your TV.

NOTE: The 5GHz band may not be supported depending on your TV model.
 

You can check the detailed instructions in the following movie.

 

To list connected devices/deregister devices

For Android TVs

  1. Press the HOME button of the supplied remote control.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Network.
  4. Select Wi-Fi Direct.
  5. Select Advanced settings.
  6. Select Show device list/Delete.


For other TVs

When the standby screen for the Screen mirroring is displayed, press the OPTIONS button, then select Show Device List / Delete.

  • To deregister a device, select the device in the list to delete, then press the Image button. Then, select Yes in the confirmation display.
  • To deregister all devices, press the OPTIONS button in the list, select Delete All, then Yes in the confirmation display.

NOTE: Icons on the left of the list show the following.
Image (check icon): Connected devices
Image (display icon): Screen mirroring compatible devices

 

For more details, refer to the manual of the product.
If the above steps do not work, refer to the following article: The screen mirroring function doesn't work.