LG smart Tv wifi issues

The tvs wifi was working perfectly never needed to reconnect.
Until one day everythig was buffing and saying connection error. My wifi said its connected but it wont work until you disconnect and re put in the pass word. Im not sure why it keeps doing this, but i have to do this everytime i turn on the tv now. How do i make it connect properly without having to connect again to wifi everytime.

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Clarification Request
A few things to check.

1. Be sure the WiFi SSID (your network name) is simple.
2. Be sure the TV's time is correct and matches the time that the router has.
3. Be sure the distance from router to TV is 20 feet or less with no obstructions.
4. The TV firmware shall be up to date and same for router.

Try setting the DNS in the TV to (how is in the manual or the Internet.)

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LG Wifi Problem

Lg knows about the wifi dropping issue. My $1600 "smart-tv" is a piece of junk! Router is 12 inches from tv.... Since I bought it, they replaced the wifi module 3 times in 2 years. Now it's out of warranty and the same wifi issue is happening again. I'll forget about buying another LG, as I feel they ripped me off, while knowing they have a wifi problem.

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At 12 inches

Your next move is to connect it with Ethernet. This is far better than any WiFi connection I've seen.

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Wifi was faster when it worked

Actually, I tried an Ethernet connection and the wifi was faster... at least for a few months before it started disconnecting all the time.

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You can find a lot of complaints

About WiFi and just about any PC, TV, phone and more. The bottom line is that a hard connection bets unreliable every day.

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Permanent Wifi connection

Very easy to fix it
1. Accessibility
2. General
3. Reset to initial Setting
4. Put your info such as wifi connections, remember place and time zone is the most necessary steps. It may needs additional info to select all the check marks agree the license lg.

Now it is your time put back your feedback....

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Ridiculous and Annoying

This is clearly not some random issue. Just google, YouTube LG “Smart” TV having WiFi issues and it’s endless. How many times have I manually changed location on the tv settings so it’ll “find” my WiFi, countless. Now all of a sudden that doesn’t work. How many times have I reset the settings to the store bough original settings, countless. Now anytime I want to utilize the “Smart” tv apps I have to reset. Now out of the blue the wond remote is acting up. I spent a fortune on a “Smart” tv for this hassle! I’m done with lg products. LG knows exactly all the issues the owners of it’s products are having and they have done NOTHING to fix it.

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Here's the thing.

Outside of the Amazon Fire TV and Roku TV models I find a lot of complaints about "Smart TV."

The cheap fix is to use the Amazon or Roku stick or box for smart TV operations.

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Wifi connection fix

This is how I fixed the wifi connection problem. No need to reset tv. Go in to your routers settings and turn on the guest setting and add a password. Go back to the tv network settings and you will see a list of wifi names in you area. Don't connect to the guest name, connect to your wifi name and this will connect you to internet.

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fix solution

My LG TV didn’t want to automatically connect to my Wi-Fi. I finally figured it out. The fix was in correct Wi-Fi router settings and not the TV. It has something to do with Wi-Fi network channel and band. I think the Wi-Fi router has to be set on 2.4 GHz for the TV to find it automatically. In my browser I opened my router settings and set the Network Band to 2.4 GHz and set the Network channel to 11 (1 and 6 work probably as well). My security type is WPA2-Personal and my Wi-Fi name is short (8 letters). After this network channel/band fix (setting the band to 2.4 Ghz and setting the channel to 11) my TV always automatically connects to Wi-Fi. No problems after that.

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