How to go online with your THOMSON 40FB5426
In a world where our phone serves as a GPS or a morning newspaper, and where our tablet serves as a gaming console, why wouldn’t our television serve to surf the Internet? Well it’s possible! Beyond watching your programs on your THOMSON 40FB5426, you can watch online videos, read your emails, or use apps.
It is to help you do all of this that we wrote this article on how to go on the Internet with a THOMSON 40FB5426. We will see that you can go on the Internet with your THOMSON 40FB5426 TV in different ways: with Android TV, with your TV and Internet provider box, and with your computer!
Using Android TV with your THOMSON 40FB5426
The first solution is to have the Android TV. But what is it ? This is an Android service to have Internet and applications on your THOMSON 40FB5426 TV.
You can either buy a TV with integrated Android TV, or buy the box NVIDIA SHIELD.
Here we will see the case of the box. Simply connect it to your THOMSON 40FB5426 TV with an HDMI cable.
For this, on your TV, plug the cable into “HDMi In”. On the SHIELD, plug the cable into “HDMi Out”.
You can now turn on your SHIELD with its remote control.
Make sure that your TV displays the SHIELD screen.
If it does not, take the remote control of your THOMSON 40FB5426 and press “Source”, or the button with an arrow that enters a square.
Then select the HDMI corresponding to the one where you just plugged in your SHIELD box.
There you go ! All you have to do is navigate your Android TV with the SHIELD remote control.
With an Internet box provider connected to THOMSON 40FB5426
You can also go on the Internet with a THOMSON 40FB5426 TV thanks to your TV and Internet provider box. First, connected the Internet box to the TV box with an ethernet cable.
Then, it is quite simple: you need to turn on your TV and Internet provider box, then, with the arrow keys and the “OK” button, select “My applications” or “My services”.
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There you can choose the service or application you want to use to watch online videos, read your emails, or play a game.
With your computer wired to your THOMSON 40FB5426
Finally, you can go on the Internet with a THOMSON 40FB5426 TV thanks to your computer! In this case, your television becomes your computer screen. Start by connecting your computer, laptop or tower, with an HDMI cable to your television.
Make sure your TV displays the screen for your computer.
If it does not, take the remote control of your THOMSON 40FB5426 TV and press “Source”, or the button with an arrow that enters a square.
Then select the HDMI corresponding to the one where you just connected your computer.
Then you just have to connect a keyboard and a wireless mouse to your computer to browse the Internet from your sofa.
To conclude on going online with your THOMSON 40FB5426
We saw how to go online with a THOMSON 40FB5426 TV.
This can be handy for having a larger screen to watch videos, or play games.
But if you encounter difficulties, do not hesitate to contact a professional or a friend who knows the technology.
How can I use my Thomson TV without a remote?
– On your Android phone, open the Google TV app .
– Near the bottom right, tap Remote .
– At the top, tap Scanning for devices.
– Choose your device.
– To complete pairing, follow the instructions on your phone and TV.
– After pairing, you can use your phone or your remote.
How do I access Internet on my TV?
– Get the tab with your WiFi’s name and password from your router.
– Using the remote, on your TV, find the Menu, then Network Settings, then Set Up a New Connection.
– Enter the WiFi name and password from the tab you grabbed earlier.
– You should be all set!
How do I connect my Thomson TV to the Internet?
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How can I connect my TV to my mobile hotspot?
– Turn on the Hotspot from your mobile.
– Turn on the Smart TV and go to Settings.
– Click on network/connection settings.
– Select your mobile’s hotspot from the list.
– Enter the password to connect.
Can a non smart TV connect to internet?
To connect an older TV to the internet, you can use a dedicated streaming device, HDMI cable, Blu-ray player or gaming console.
How do I connect my phone to my Thomson Smart TV?
How do I turn my normal TV into a smart TV?
– Roku Express 4K Plus.
Best streaming device overall. $38 at Amazon.
– Google Chromecast with Google TV. Best streamer with voice control. $30 at Amazon.
– Roku Streambar.
Best sound and streaming combo. $80 at Amazon.
– 2022 Apple TV 4K (64GB): $124. Best for power users.
$124 at Walmart.
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