How to control the TV with a Keyboard or Gamepad

Last Update Date : Apr 25. 2018

Controlling the TV with a Keyboard or Gamepad

Connecting a keyboard or gamepad makes it easier to control the TV.


Connecting a USB keyboard


Plug the keyboard cable into the USB port.


Connecting a Bluetooth keyboard and gamepad


Settings > System > Input Device Manager > Add Bluetooth Keyboard & Gamepad


>This function is not available on certain models in specific geographical areas.

>If your device was not detected, position the keyboard close to the TV, and then select Refresh. The TV scans for available devices again.


Using the keyboard


Setting up the keyboard

in Settings >  System >  Input Device Manager, the following functions can be set.


>Keyboard Language

>Keyboard type

>Input Language Shortcut

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