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Vizio Smart TV - Internet Apps keep disconnecting - HELP?

by guzziownr / November 3, 2014 11:30 AM PST

This is a followup to another member's discussion here:

http://forums.cnet.com/7723-7596_102-592808/vizio-smart-tv-internet-apps-keep-disconnecting-help/

I had the same issues and spent hours on the phone with Visio and my internet provider with no results.

I have Optimum Online and today I went on the Optimum site and changed my router settings to WEP (an older and less secure encryption) and put in a new password. The TV responded to a full reset and downloaded the apps no problem. I had to change the settings on every device in the house but the TV is back in business. YMMV but it worked for me. DW

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