Unable to open Youtube Application

Last Update date : Nov 23. 2020

* Please note, this section is designed to give you basic product troubleshooting information, also refer to your user manual for more information.





      YouTube apps just keep on loading when launch in Smart Hub




Troubleshooting Guide:


  1) TV Firmware and Apps version is not updated

      - To update TV firmware,  use On The Network update or go to www.samsung.com/nz/support and download on a thumb drive

        Menu->Support->Software Update->Update now and follow the on screen guide

firmware update 

  - To update the Apps version.

     Smart Hub->Apps panel-> Highlight YouTube-> Press and hold Enter button until a popup window appear-> Update Apps.

apps update 

 ** Note that the Apps update on older models of TV are located in Option setting in the Apps panel.


2) Network error or Network congestion

    - Verify network connection  is working 
    - It is always recommended to have a 5Mbps or more on your network speed

    - Change the DNS server to
       Menu->Network->Network Status

dns server 

3) YouTube change their API version and no longer supports  2010 and 2011 TVs  starting from March 2015.








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