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Can the date and time of the Android TV be set automatically or manually?

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IMPORTANT:

  • The Android TV acquires time automatically, but may not acquire the right time depending on the environment the TV is being used.
  • If the Android TV does not acquire the correct time, set the Automatic date & time to Off. Then, set the correct time manually.
  • To set the date and time automatically.

    NOTE: Since the TV retrieves the date and time from broadcast signals, the date and time are automatically set by receiving the signal. When not receiving a broadcast signal, the TV can also receive the date and time from the network.

    1. On the supplied IR remote, press the HOME button.

      Home button

    2. Select Settings.

      Settings

    3. Under the System Preferences category, select Date & time.

      Date & Time

    4. Select Automatic date & time.

      Automatic Date and Time

    5. Select Use network time.

      Use Network Time

    NOTES:

    • When using a special network environment such as VPN (Virtual Private Network), the time on the TV may differ from the time of the location or area where the TV is located.
    • If the time is not being displayed correctly, there is a possibility that the Time Zone setting is not correct. Follow the steps below to check the Time Zone setting.
      1. On the supplied IR remote, press the HOME button.

        Home button

      2. Select Settings.

        Settings

      3. Under the System Preferences category, select Date & time.

        Date & Time

      4. Select Time.

        Select Time

      5. Select Set time zone.

        Set time zone

      6. Select your location.

        Select Location

    To set the date and time manually.

    1. On the supplied IR remote, press the HOME button.

      Home button

    2. Select Settings.

      Settings

    3. Under the System Preferences category, select Date & time.

      Date & Time

    4. Select Automatic date & time.

      Automatic Date and Time

    5. Select Off.

      AutomaticDateTimeOff

    6. Set the Date and Time manually.

      Set Date

      Set Time