How to use Smart Pointer for 2015 TV?

Last Update Date : Jun 25. 2020

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Please note:  The Pointer feature is no longer available from 2016 TV models onwards. (The last smart TV that uses the Pointer feature is the

J series TV-2015)


Operating the TV with the POINTER button 

Place the finger on the POINTER and move the Samsung Smart Control. The pointer on the screen moves in the direction you moved the Samsung Smart Control. Move the pointer to select an item on the screen.


Operating the TV with the directional buttons and the Enter button


Press the directional buttons (up, down, left, and right) to move the pointer, focus, or cursor in the direction you want or to change a setting shown on the focused item.

Press the Enter button to select an item or run a focused item.

Press and hold the Enter button to view the Guide while watching the TV.

To adjust the pointer speed, select MENU > System > Smart Control Settings > Motion Sensitivity.

To use the POINTER button and the movement of the Samsung Smart Control to operate your TV, Voice Guide must be set to Off.

To view a tutorial that shows how to use the POINTER button, select MENU > Support > Smart Control > Tutorial.


The Pointer feature does not have the function to be turned off.

You can download the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page. For all other queries or further technical assistance, please call Samsung Customer Care on 0800 726 786 or Live Chat with our Technical Team online, services are open 24 hours, 7 days.

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