LG V20™ - View Device Screen on TV

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 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, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connected devices.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Screen sharing.
  3. Tap the Screen sharing switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
  4. Tap the appropriate TV or Miracast dongle.

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Share with a PC Using the SmartShare App

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

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connected devices.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap File sharing.
  3. Tap the SmartShare Beam switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.

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Media Server Settings (DLNA)

Note Notes:

  • 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.
  • While this device can share files with a media server, the files can't be directly played from the phone. The media server has to search for the phone while content sharing is turned on. See the media server's support documentation for further assistance.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connected devices.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Media server.
  3. Tap the Content sharing switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
    Note If prompted, tap CONNECT to connect to a Wi-Fi network.
  4. Tap ALLOW.
  5. Tap Content to share.
  6. Select any of the following to enable then tap OK:
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Photos
    • Videos
    • Music

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