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How does an app allow other devices to access my Wifi?

I have bought a new Samsung TV. When I turned it on, it asked me to install the app "SmartThings" on my smartphone in order to set it up. That all worked well (probably over Bluetooth). ...
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Wireless display in Windows - how to use the actual mouse cursor

When connecting to a Samsung TV using Windows "Connect to a wireless display" (when you hit WinKey+P), the mouse cursor is rendered independently by the TV and is always an arrow rather than ...
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Raspberry Pi to Samsung TV to windows 10 (home)

I have bought a Samsung smart TV and planning to permanently have my laptop wireless be mirrored as one of the source to tv. I am planning to hide raspberry Pi behind the tv to remote access the ...
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Surface Pro 7 & Miracast

I am uncertain if this is the correct forum but here is my question: I have repeatedly tried to get miracast to work properly with my Samsung KS8000 55in tv. When I connect wirelessly, I can see the ...
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How do I know which application is streaming to my TV

From the TV, in the sources list, there is "Network - DESKTOP-TXXXXXXX", which is my PC's name. From there, I can access 3 specific directories (clearly hand-picked) and play videos directly ...
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Samsung Smart TV UA43N5300ARLXL/UA43N5300ARXXL unable to connect to internet over UFW firewall

I have a home network with a Raspberry Pi at the center running Pihole and UFW. The Pihole is both the DHCP as well as DNS server. Ever since I started using Pi Hole I've not had any issues until ...
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How to cast PC (win8) display to Samsung Smart TV?

Is there a way to cast a PC display to Samsung Smart TV over ethernet? Both devices are on the same network.
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Windows 10 - Connect to a wireless display fails part way through - worked once and then never again

I am trying to get a Dell laptop to connect to a Samsung TV. It worked one time and then after that (I think the same day and think very likely no updates were installed in between) I inexplicably ...
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Can I get internet on my laptop by connecting it to my TV via an Ethernet cable?

Can I get internet on my laptop by connecting it to my TV via an Ethernet cable? My TV is connected to a smart TV antenna via a coaxial cable like this item on Amazon: ”HDTV Antenna, Indoor Digital ...
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Did my Chromecast and SmartTV team-up to port scan in my network?

Since a day or two I noticed suspicious activities from my Chromecast and Samsung SmartTV in my Firewall logs. S Tue Feb 12 22:12:01 2019 p4 kernel: [UFW BLOCK] IN=enp3s0 OUT= MAC=... SRC={SMART-TV-...
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Kodi HDMI-CEC right-click with TV remote without such button [closed]

Normally you control Kodi (I'm using LibreELEC) with left-clicks and right-clicks with special buttons on your TV remote through HDMI-CEC. My new Samsung TV has a minimalistic remote that has a left-...
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LibreELEC Kodi HDMI colors washed out

I use Kodi on LibreELEC on a Raspberry Pi 3 connected to a high-end Samsung television set with HDMI. The TV is generally working well for other sources, but Kodi's colors look washed out. Everything ...
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How to use Samsung TV as a remote display over lan cable connection

I have a desktop PC with no WiFi and a Samsung TV [ES6710] that can stream media using DLNA, however I want to use it as a remote display over LAN to mirror my PC's desktop on the TV (I have ethernet ...
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How to rename an USB Disk - not the label

I tried to find a solution, but either is not possible or everyone is talking about the USB Disk's label. Is it possible to rename an USB Disk? The name is something like "WD Ext HDD 1021" for a ...
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Use dlna on Samsung tv

I have an old TV that's DLNA capable. I am able to stream content from my laptop when it and TV is connected via Ethernet. But can't when laptop or phone connected via WI-Fi. The TV does not have WI-...
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Using android to choose content from my pc to display on a smart tv

So i got the idea but don't know how to execute it What i got: 1. Samsung Smart tv 2. Pc running windows 10 3. Nexus 5 (running android 7.1) I Got all my movies in my desktop pc if i press cast ...
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Mirror screen to Samsung Smart TV

I want to mirror my PC screen to my new Samsung Smart TV. Miracast is unavailable. Are there other options? I don't want to stream just pictures or videos. My entire screen should be broadcasted live.
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Photos streamed to Samsung TV are too small

I would like to stream my photos from Win10 PC to Samsung TV using Right-click on photo, Play to -> Samsung TV. Generally it works fine, but the photos are like thumbnails on the TV. I was looking ...
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How to mirror Windows 7 to Samsung Smart TV (32J4300-joy smart)?

I have a Samsung Smart TV (Model: 32J4300 Joy Smart). It has built-in Wifi adapter. As mentioned in the description of TV, it support screen mirroring through compatible android devices like my Xiaomi ...
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How to use a SmartTV as second screen over wifi?

If we would like to use a SmartTV as a second screen over wifi using Linux, how could we do it? Is there a way to do this? For my case I'm using a Samsung SmartTV and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with KDE 4. ...
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Setting up Miracast on Windows 8.1 / Samsung Smart TV UE65F6470SS

I try since a few days to setup Miracast on my Desktop PC / Smart TV, which refuse to work. (Cant use more than 2 links :-(..) My Setup : Samsung Smart TV UE65F6470SS LAN using Router FritzBox ...
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Windows Media player Streaming doesn't open all video files on TV?

I stream video from my PC to my Samsung Smart TV. But not all videos seems to be supported. I have 2 video files that are mp4: The first I can stream it fine & watch the video, The second says ...
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Cannot pass the “Preparing to play…” (Samsung Allshare)

After some time investigating how this software/network connectivity works, I finally could link both PC and TV (Samsung EH6030) together, they see each other now, the TV is connect to a router, and ...
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Streaming Windows Media Center to Samsung Smart TV

I was wondering if there was any way in which I could stream shows that I have recorded with windows media center to my samsung smart tv without having to connect and xbox to it, I am very new to ...
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The 3D on youtube dosen't work

I just buy a samsung smart tv with the 3D feature. I also have a DVD that plays 3D movies. It works. But when I am going on Youtube and watch a 3D video, it dosen't work. I get a screen splitted in 2 (...
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SmartTV connected to a Client Bridge mode Router is invisible to the network

I have a Samsung SmartTV (UE40D5700) and I want to connect it to the internet. Since it has no built-in WiFi, the only commercial option Samsung gives is to buy their own wifi bundle (70$) (no other ...
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“Play on another device” function not working with Samsung Allshare

Briefly I can't get work "Play on another device" function More detailed My Samsung TV (which support network) and PC are in the same network. The problem is, I can play PC contents from TV. But ...