- To fix netflix not working on insignia smart tv -> Power reset or hard reset and restart your router or modem and connect to your wifi on insignia smart tv,
- Update your software to the latest version and force stop netflix app on insignia tv.
- Clear data and clear cache and reinstall netflix app and fix the netflix not working on insignia smart tv.
On your insignia smart tv if you are trying to watch netflix videos on insignia tv and when you open netflix and it doesn’t open or netflix stuck on logo or netflix keeps crashing or netflix video is loading or buffering videos and taking too much time to load on your insignia smart tv, then by following these simple steps you can fix the issue of netflix app not working on insignia smart tv. So, lets see in detail below.
Apps not working on insignia smart tv like amazon prime, hbo max, discovery plus or any other application then you can fix all these issues by just hard resetting insignia tv and resetting your router or modem and other simple steps explained here.
Fix Netflix Not Working on Insignia Smart tv
Below insignia tv troubleshooting methods will help you fix netflix not working or stuck on logo or netflix not connecting to wifi or any other error codes on netflix app
Power Reset Insignia tv
Step 1: Turn on Insignia smart tv -> Remove power cable from wall socket
Step 2: wait for 30 seconds and plug back the power cable and turn on insignia smart tv.
Step 3: Wait for your insignia tv to completely restart.
Once your insignia smart tv restarts, then go ahead and open netflix app and netflix should open fine without any issues and issue of netflix not working or apps not working on insignia smart tv will be fixed successfully.
Step 1: Unplug power cables of your router from wall socket
Step 2: Wait for 50 seconds and plug back power cable of your router and wait for your router to turn on completely.
Step 3: Now, connect your insignia smart tv to wifi internet -> Open netflix app and it will open netflix app without any issue and this is how you get your netflix up and running on your insignia smart tv.
Once you reset your router or modem or reset your router by pressing power button and wait for 20 to 30 seconds and turn router on and your issue of netflix not working on insignia smar tv will be resolved.
Force Stop Netflix App on Insignia tv
Step 1: Grab your remote and go to home screen on your insignia smart tv.
Step 2: Go to settings -> Slide down and select Applications
Step 3: Now, go to Manage Installed Applications
Step 4: Find netflix app from the list of apps and press ok.
One you force stop netflix app, then you need to go ahead and launch netflix app and your issues will be fixed with netflix app.
Clear Cache and Clear Data of Netflix app on Insignia Smart tv
Step 1: Grab
Step 2: Scroll down and select Applications -> Managed Applications and select netflix app and press ok.
Step 3: Now, in pop up box -> Select Clear Cache and Press ok (on right side you wil lsee cache:0MB) this means cache of netflix app has been cleared.
Step 4: Now, go back -> Select Clear Data and press ok and wait for the insignia smart tv to clear netflix app cache and clear data.
Now, once you clear cache and clear data, go ahead and scroll up and launch netflix app nad your issue of netflix app not working on insignia smart tv will be resolved successfully and most of the time there will be an issue with cache.
Update Insignia Smart tv
You need to check whether you are running the latest software version on your insignia smart tv and check for updates and download and install latest software updates.
If you are running outdated softwares and netflix app is having issues running on older version of insignia tv software version then netflix will have issues playing videos and behave weird as well.
Reinstall Netflix app
Step 1: Go to Home screen ->Go to Settings -> Applications
Step 2: Scroll down and go to Managed apps -> and select netflix app from the list of apps.
Step 3: Click on Uninstall to completely uninstall netflix app from insignia smart tv.
Step 4: Once you uninstall netflix app -> you need to go to apps section and find netflix and download and install netflix app on insignia smart tv.
One you reinstall netflix app, you need to login with your netflix login credentials and start watching netflix on insignia smart tv and you will not get any error or netflix stuck on logo or netflix keeps buffering issues or any other issues with netflix app will be fixed.
Why is Netflix on My TV not working?
You need to clear cache and clear data of your netflix app and if you are running older version or having wifi disconnecting issues on insignia smart tv then you need to reset your router and modem and fix the issue of netflix not working on insignia tv
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