Using the Android TV Remote Control App
You can navigate on your Android TV using a smartphone or tablet with theAndroid TV Remote Control App.
Set up the remote control app
1. On your phone or tablet, download and install the Android TV RemoteControl App from Google Store or App Store. 2. Make sure your device is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as yourAndroid TV. 3. On your device, open Android TV Remote Control App. 4. You’ll see a list of Android TV devices. Tap the name of your Android TV. 5. On your TV screen, you’ll see a PIN. Enter this PIN on your device. 6. On your phone or tablet, tap Pair.
Change the remote layout
You can choose from two layouts for your remote:1. Standart remote layout (D-pad). To move up, down, right, and left, tap thearrows. To select, tap the center circle. 2. Touch-sensitive layout (Touchpad). To move up, down, right, and left,swipe on your device’s screen. To select, tap anywhere on your device’sscreen.To change the layout, tap Menu → Tap D-pad or Touchpad.
Disconnect Android TV
1. To disconnect Android TV, on your phone or tablet tap Menu. 2. Tap Manage connection. 3. Tap Disconnect.How to pair your Android TV with the new Google TV remote
How to pair your Android TV with the new Google TV remote
Google is reportedly in the process of rolling out some essential updates thatyou need to pair your Android TV with the new Google TV remote. Since thecompany has already removed the old Android TV Remote Control app from thePlay Store, users who haven’t received said updates are left in limbo.Thankfully, you can sideload the updates on your Android TV to use the newGoogle TV remote.As Reddit user u/juzmafia points out in this post, you need to download andinstall the following APKs on your Android TV to get started:If you’re not sure how to sideload APKs on Android TV, download the Downloaderby AFTVnews app from the Play Store, open the download links given above inthe app’s browser, provide the permission to install apps from unknownsources, and then click on the Install button.After you install both the APKs, you should be able to pair your Android TVwith the Google TV remote. Depending on where you are, you will have eitherthe Google TV app or Google Play Moves & TV app installed on your phone. Whilethe remote feature is available on both, the Google TV app lets you pair usingeither the in-app remote icon or the TV Remote Quick Settings Tile. The GooglePlay Moves & TV app, however, only offers the Quick Settings Tile.Pairing with the in-app remote icon is a fairly straightforward process: * Tap on the icon to open the remote interface * Select your Android TV from the drop-down menu at the top * Enter the six-digit code displayed on your TV.The remote should start working immediately after you enter the code. If youdon’t see your TV on the list, make sure your phone and TV are on the same Wi-Fi network.If you have the Google Play Moves & TV app, you’ll first need to set up thenew TV Remote Quick Settings tile. To do so: * Swipe down twice from the top of your screen to open Quick Settings * Tap on the Edit button * On the following screen, scroll down to locate the TV Remote tile. If you don’t see the tile, update to the latest version of the Google Play Moves & TV app. * Tap and hold on the tile and drag it above “Hold and drag to add tiles” * Once you have the TV Remote tile in Quick Settings, tap on it to open the remote interface * Follow the steps mentioned above to pair your TV.You should now be able to use the new Google TV remote with your Android TV.Although Google says it will roll out the new remote to other regions in thecoming weeks, we can confirm that this method already works outside the US.If you’re based outside the US, and you’re able to pair your Android TV withthe Google TV remote by following the steps outlined above, make sure to dropa comment with your region to let fellow Android TV users know.A complete guide with all you need to knowTable of contents01Pre-setup requirements02Android TV: Initial setup03Know your AndroidTV04Essential apps05FAQAdamya Sharma / Android AuthoritySo, you’ve got yourself a brand new Android TV that you need to set up fromscratch. Well, you’ve come to the right place! In this guide, we’ll walk youthrough the basic setup process for Android TVs. Unlike Android onsmartphones, there’s not much software segregation on Android TV devices. Ifyou learn how to set up and use one, you’ve learned how to set up all of them.Besides showing you where things are on your Android TV and how to use itsvarious features, we’ll also help you with a list of apps you might want todownload to get the most out of your Android TV.So without further ado, let’s take a look at how to set up a new Android TV.
Step 2. Android TV setup
Once you’ve paired your remote, you will get an option to quickly set up yourAndroid TV using your Android phone or tablet. If you select this option, youcan transfer account and network details from your Android device to your TVwith a few simple clicks. You can skip this option to complete the setup usingthe remote. You can also set up your Android TV using your computer. Check outthe instructions for all the three different methods below.
What is Skyworth Basic TV Remote
This type of Skyworth remote, comes with the basic function only and with thefollowing button. Power on, power off, mute, numeric key for channel selection(1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0), RETURN, INFO, MENU, SOURCE, arrow up, arrow down, arrowleft, arrow right, OK, C.C., MTS, Volume +, Volume -, Play, Pause, Stop,Channel up, Channel down, Backward, Fast forward, Previuos, Next, 3D, P.M.,S.M., Zoom in and Zoom out. Please refer to the actual photo of basic remoteabove. The Skyworth basic remote is always come partnered with the Skyworth Basic LEDTV regardless what size it is (14 inches to 65 inches). But unlike from theother brand, Skyworth Basic remote has a backward compatibility to olderversion of Skyworth LED TV, even with the Skyworth 2017, 2014, 2012, 2010 andolder models. Furthermore, Skyworth Basic remote control also work with bothSmart and Android in limited features.
What is Skyworth Bluetooth Remote
From 2018 up to present, Skyworth Philippines have introduced a bluetoothcapable TV in the Philippine market. It is either Smart Digital and AndroidTV. On there later model Bluetooth comes separate but with their newer modelit comes featuring on the main remote control. Bluetooth remote main functionis to access AI TV features such as Voice command, gesture and other featuresthat is related to Google AI assistant and Amazon AI Alexa assisstant.
What is Skyworth Voice Remote
Voice remote is also known to others as the Bluetooth remote. Since they aresimilar, therefore they share the same function as a tool to access AI TVfeatures such as Voice command, gesture and other features that is related toGoogle AI assistant and Amazon AI Alexa assisstant.
How to pair Skyworth Bluetooth Remote Pairing
Pairing TV and remote is not tricky to do as other may think. However, not allSkyworth TV share the same pairing procedure. For example the Skyworth Android55G6 is not the same on how we pair the Skyworth Android 55G2. The how to pair remote to TV is available on TV manual. However, in the eventof lost most of Skyworth TV comes with E-manual which is made available on TVhome page.
Skyworth Remote Not Working
Remote is a necessity for a TV owner especially those who have own a TV setthat comes with no manual button. Without the remote, it is worth less. Trulythis is very frustrating. What the the cause why my Skyworth remote doesn’t work or stop working? Toanswer that question I prepare some DIY troubleshooting guide before you calla service technician or buying a new remote. The first and the very basic is check the remote batteries if it is properlyinstalled. If does and still not working, try to change it with the new one.If it doesn’t work then call a technician for the repair.
What are the cause why my remote stop working?
Common cause why the remote stops working are the following, water spill, dropin regular basis, and power surge. Wondering how a power will affect theremote since it only using two 1.5 volts AAA batteries. It is not the battery,it is your static current who is affecting the remote.
Skyworth Remote Warranty
Skyworth remote comes with no warranty as clearly stated on there warrantyterms and condition. Written as; 3. Accessories (e.g. remote control, wallbracket, USB, and freebies) are not included in the service warranty.”