Monday, May 16, 2016

How to Connect a mobile device to Samsung curved tv - DNLA Home network – Screen mirroring – Connection mobile without wifi router – LED television repair and service

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Contents of this article

  • Connecting trough DNLA
  • Screen Mirroring 
  • WIFI Direct connection 

Samsung curved TV

Connecting Through Samsung Link
Quickly access photo, video, and music files saved on a computer on which Samsung Link software is installed. In addition, using Samsung Link, you can view or play the content of a computer which is registered with Samsung Link through your Samsung account, even if the computer and the TV are not connected to the same router or AP.
1. On a computer, navigate to the Samsung content and service portal and then sign into your Samsung account.
To install the Samsung Link desktop software, you need to sign into your Samsung account. If you don't have a Samsung account, create one first.
2. Install the Samsung Link desktop software. When the installation is complete, the computer will be registered with Samsung Link.
3. Specify a folder on the computer to connect to the TV. You can view or play the photo, video, and music files in the specified folder on the TV. 
Connecting Through DLNA Using Your Home Network
Quickly access and play photo, video, and music files stored on a computer on the TV.
1. Connect the TV and the computer to the same router or AP. Once you connect them to the same router or AP, a home network is configured.
DLNA is the technology that lets TV's, computers, and mobile devices connected to one wired or wireless router share content.
2. On the computer, select [Control Panel] > [Network and Internet] > [Network and Sharing Center] > [Change advanced sharing settings], and then select [Choose media streaming options...] to activate media streaming.
3. From the list, set the TV to [Allowed].
4. Launch Windows Media Player on a computer. Select [Settings] > [Library Management], and then add the location where photo, video, and music files are saved to play them on the TV.
Connecting To a Mobile Device
You can connect a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet directly to the TV, or connect it to the network and display the mobile device's screen or play its content on the TV. The kinds of connections you can make are listed below.
Connect Using an MHL to HDMI cable
Connect the USB port of the mobile device and the HDMI port of the One Connect with an MHL to HDMI cable to view the mobile device's screen on the TV screen.
Connect by Mirroring the Mobile Device's Screen on the TV (Screen Mirroring)
Wirelessly connect the TV and the mobile device with the mirroring function. You can view the mobile device's screen on the TV screen.
This option is available only on a mobile device that supports the mirroring function.
Connect Mobile Devices without a Wireless Router (Wi-Fi Direct)

Wi-Fi Direct enables you to connect the TV and the mobile device without a router or AP. Quickly access and play photo, video, and music files in the connected mobile device on the TV.
This option is available only on a mobile device that supports the Wi-Fi Direct function.
Connect Through Samsung Link
Samsung Link enables you to play photo, video, and music files saved on a Samsung Linkenabled mobile device easily, without the need for a connection to the TV.
Connect Through DLNA Using Your Home Network
You can conveniently play photo, video, and music files saved on a mobile device by connecting the mobile device and the TV to the same router or AP.
Connect via Smart View 2.0
Install and run the Smart View 2.0 app on your mobile device, and connect your mobile device to the TV on the same network. However, Smart View 2.0 does not work when this function is in use.
# When you are playing UHD-level video saved on a USB device
# When viewing the digital channel with UHD-level resolution
Connecting With an MHL to HDMI Cable
MHL (Mobile High-definition Link) lets you display a mobile device’s screen on the TV. However, MHL is only available through the TV's HDMI (MHL) port and only when used in conjunction with an MHL-enabled mobile device.
Connecting the MHL-to-HDMI cable automatically switches Picture Size to Screen Fit. This setting will not change automatically if you are using an HDMI adapter. In this case, change the settings manually in the menu.
If you are using an HDMI adapter, the TV recognizes the signal as an HDMI signal and may respond differently than it would to an MHL to HDMI cable connection.
HDCP 2.2 is supported only by the TV's HDMI (MHL) port. HDCP is short for "High bandwidth Digital Content Protection" and is used for video copyright protection.
Once the connection has been made, press the SOURCE button to select the connected external device.
Screen Mirroring
MENU > Network > Screen Mirroring
Wirelessly connect a mirroring-enabled mobile device to the TV and play the video and audio files stored on the device on the TV.
To use the Screen Mirroring function, the mobile device must support a mirroring function such as AllShare Cast or Screen Mirroring. To check whether your mobile device supports the mirroring function, please visit the mobile device manufacturer's website.
The video or audio may intermittently stop depending on network conditions.
Connecting via a mobile devicce.
1. On the mobile device, run Screen Mirroring. The mobile device searches for available devices to connect to.
2. In the search result list, select the TV. The TV displays a pop-up at the top of the screen.
3. In the pop-up, select Allow to connect the mobile device.
All previously allowed mobile devices will automatically connect without needing approval.
If you select Deny, the device cannot connect. In addition, you are setting the device's connection status to Deny and it will not be able to connect in the future unless you change its connection status. To change the connection status of a denied device, Navigate to Network > Screen Mirroring > Device Manager, select the device, and then select Allow.
Connecting by Automatically Allowing the Connection
1.Navigate to Network > Screen Mirroring, and then select Screen Mirroring. The Screen Mirroring function starts. You can also start screen mirroring by pressing the SOURCE button on your remote, and then selecting Screen Mirroring from the list at the top of the screen.
2. Launch Screen Mirroring on your mobile device. The device searches for available devices.
3. Select the TV from the list. The TV automatically allows the connection and the device connects.
 If the mobile device cannot connect, try turning the TV off and on.
Managing the Connection Status of Previously Connected Mobile Devices
This function is only available if devices have previously connected to the TV or have previously attempted to connect and been denied.
1. Navigate to Network > Screen Mirroring > Device Manager. The TV displays a list of devices that have previously connected to the TV or have tried to connect to the TV and been denied. The status of the connection (Allow/Deny) is also displayed.
2. Select a device. A pop-up appears.
3. In the pop-up, you can select Allow connection, Deny connection, or Delete the device from the list.
Connecting Mobile Devices without a Wireless Router (Wi-Fi Direct)
Navigate to MENU > Network > Wi-Fi Direct Try Now
You can connect a mobile device with the Wi-Fi Direct feature directly to the TV without using a wireless router or AP. By connecting a mobile device to the TV through Wi-Fi Direct, you can play photo, video, and music files saved on the mobile device on the TV.
This option is available only on a mobile device that supports the Wi-Fi Direct function. Please check if your mobile device supports Wi-Fi Direct.
1.Enable Wi-Fi Direct on the mobile device, and then navigate to Network and select Wi-Fi Direct on the TV. The TV automatically scans for and displays a list of available devices. The TV's name also appears on the mobile device.
2. Select the device from the list to initiate a connection. If a connection request is made by the TV,
a permission message appears on the mobile device and vice versa.
3. Allow the connection. The TV and mobile device connect.
Connecting Through Samsung Link
Samsung Link lets you play the photo, video, and music files saved on a Samsung Link-enabled mobile device. In addition, using Samsung Link, you can play the content of a mobile device, which is registered to Samsung Link through your Samsung account, even if the mobile device and the TV are not connected to the same router or AP.
1. Run the Samsung Link app on the mobile device, and then sign in to your Samsung account.
To use Samsung Link, you have to sign in to your Samsung account. If you don't have a Samsung account, create one first.
2. Access and play photo, video, and music files saved on the mobile device. 
Connecting Through DLNA Using Your Home Network
Quickly access and play photo, video, and music files stored on a mobile device on the TV.
1.Connect both the TV and the mobile device to the same router or AP. Once you connect them to a single router or AP, a home network is configured.
" DLNA is the technology that lets TV's, computers, and mobile devices connected to one wired or wireless router share content.
2. Enable File Sharing on the mobile device. You can play the content shared on the mobile device on the TV.