How To Setup Tv For Netflix Streaming?

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How To Setup Tv For Netflix Streaming?

Method 1 - Using Smart TV

  • Wired - Use an Ethernet cable to establish a connection between the LAN port of your router and the Ethernet port of your Smart TV.
  • Wireless - Navigate to the Settings menu on your Smart TV and go to Network Settings.
  • Select your wireless network name and provide the wireless password correctly.
  • Search for the Netflix application and select it.
  • If you do not see the Netflix app, install it from the Smart TV’s App store.
  • If needed, update the TV’s firmware.
  • Log in to the Netflix account by entering its email address and password in the ‘Email or Phone number’ and ‘Password’ fields.
  • Now, you can stream your favorite Netflix videos on the Smart TV.
  • Note: If your TV is not a smart TV, connect a streaming box like Google Chromecast, Roku, or Apple TV to your TV.
how to setup tv for netflix streaming

Method 2 - Using a Google Chromecast

  • Install the Netflix application on your smartphone.
  • Now, connect Chromecast to the HDMI port on your TV.
  • Plug the power cable of Chromecast into the A/C adaptor or the TV’s USB port.
  • Press the Power button on your TV remote.
  • Select the HDMI source, to which Chromecast has been connected, on the TV.
  • If you have not set up the Google Chromecast, set it up using the instructions given here.
  • Install and open the Google Home application on a smartphone.
  • Tap the Add icon and select Set up device -> Set up new devices in your home.
  • Select your home name and tap the Next option.
  • Select the Chromecast device that appears on your TV screen and then tap Next.
  • Check if the code on the smartphone matches the code on the TV.
  • If so, tap the Yes option to continue.
  • Choose a room for the Chromecast device and then tap the Next option.
  • Once you select your wireless network, tap Next twice.
  • Select the Netflix streaming service and tap Next -> Continue -> Continue.
  • Launch the Netflix application on the smartphone.
  • Sign in to the Netflix account, select a video to stream, and tap the Play icon followed by the Cast icon.
  • Select your Chromecast device.
  • Note: Both the Chromecast device and the smartphone must be connected to the same wireless network.
  • You can pause the video that is being streamed on the TV using the Netflix app.
  • You do not need to keep the Netflix application open on the smartphone.
  • Follow the above steps on how to setup TV for Netflix Streaming.