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Doviziosmarttvshavewidi Technician's Assistant: What's...

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Technician's Assistant: What's the brand and model number of your TV? How old is it?

Vizio 2yrs old

Technician's Assistant: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?

No problem just want to connect laptop wirelessly

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TV Technician: Aric, Technician replied 3 months ago
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TV Technician: Aric, Technician replied 3 months ago

Get me the model number off of the back of the Vizio please.

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TV Technician: Aric, Technician replied 3 months ago

Any chance of getting the model number so we can look this up?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
sorry it is a samsung can I access the model number without taking it off wall
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
menu does work
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago

It is very likely that your Vizio is a "Smart TV" which can be used on Wi-Fi but I will need the model number to confirm

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
it is a samsung and it is a smart flatscreen attached to the wall can model be accessed from screen
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I can access internet on it from remote control I want to know best way to connect my laptop to it so I do not have to use the remote and also access info from laptop wirelessly
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago

Ah okay. You are asking a different question.

You cannot access your laptop wirelessly that is not how it works unfortunately.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
is there not interfaces to accomplish this widi? etc
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago

No, that is not how Wi-Fi works on the TV.

The TV itself can connect wirelessly to the internet but you can't connect to your laptop wirelessly.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
it says I can connect a computer hardwired so why can I not do it wireless
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago

Because it is not possible.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I just want to display on tv screen from my laptop
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I see all these interfaces I just want to know which is best
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago

You will need to use a HDMI cable.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
or a way to use a wireless keyboard and mouse on tv
TV Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 3 months ago

You can connect the laptop with a HDMI cable

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