View Device Screen on TV - LG G Vista

Note Notes:

  • To share media files, an active Wi-Fi connection must be established. Refer to the following for assistance:
  • To play or copy media to / from other devices (e.g., computer, TV, etc.), they must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network and may need to be configured for sharing. Refer to the user manual or contact the equipment manufacturer for assistance.
  • A Miracast-enabled HDTV or a Wireless Display adapter may be required to view your smartphone's screen via an external display. A Wireless Display adapter can be purchased from any Verizon Wireless retail store or at the online store.
  • For assistance with setting up a Google® Chromecast™ device, refer to this page.
  • Some apps (e.g., YouTube, Netflix, etc.) support displaying the app contents on a remote display. Within the app, tap the Cast icon Cast icon then select the desired display from the list.

 

Here are a few ways to share your screen with a TV. A compatible TV or additional accessories may be required. Check with your TV manufacturer for additional support.

Share Your Screen
Share Pictures, Videos or Music
Share with a PC Using the SmartShare App
Media Server Settings (DLNA)

 

Share Your Screen

Note Follow these steps to view your entire screen contents on your TV. 

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Verizon folder icon (at the bottom).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. Tap Share & connect.
  4. Tap Miracast.
  5. Tap the Miracast switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
  6. Select a device from the list of compatible displays.

 

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Share Pictures, Videos or Music

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Verizon folder icon (at the bottom).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. Tap Share & connect.
  4. Tap Menu Menu icon (upper-right).
  5. Tap Use DLNA feature.
  6. If presented:
    1. Tap Library then tap the preferred library.
    2. Tap Player then tap the preferred player.
  7. Navigate to the appropriate folder.
  8. Tap the Menu icon Menu (upper-right).
  9. Tap Play.
  10. Select (check) the preferred file(s) then tap Play.

 

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Share with a PC Using the SmartShare App

Note For more info about the SmartShare app, see this page.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Verizon folder icon (at the bottom).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. Tap Share & connect.
  4. Tap the SmartShare Beam switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.

 

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Media Server Settings (DLNA)

Note Configure these settings to share files with a DLNA-enabled device (e.g., TV, game console, etc.). To determine whether your device supports the DLNA standard, see this product database.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Verizon folder icon (at the bottom).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings Settings icon.
  3. Tap Share & connect.
  4. Tap Media server.
  5. Tap Content sharing to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  6. Tap Content to share.
  7. Select any of the following then tap OK:
    • Photos
    • Videos
    • Music
  8. Tap Receive content to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  9. Tap Sharing request then select 'Always allow' or 'Always ask'.

 

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