How to Enable SIMPLINK on LG Smart TV webos / older version


  • To enable simplink on lg smart tv webos -> Settings -> Connections -> device connection settings -> turn on / off simplink.
  • To turn on simplink on lg tv older models ->Settings -> General -> Turn on Simplink and turn off.

On your lg smart tv if you are looking to enable simplink hdmi cec it’s pretty simple and depending on your lg smart tv model enabling simplink on lg smart tv will be totally different method to enable simplink on older model of lg tv and new model of lg smart tv. So, lets see in

Simplink enables hdmi cec devices connected to your tv with an hdmi cable to be controlled with your tv remote. Note: Behavior may differ if connected device is not a LG Device

Follow below methods to enable simplink on webos and older versions of lg smart tv

Step 1: Grab your remote and Press Settings icon on your lg smart tv remote.

Step 2: Now go to All settings

Step 3: Now Go to Connections

Step 4: Go to Device Connection Settings

Step 5: Now, select simplink (HDMI-CEC) and turn on or Off from here by just pressing ok on remote and enable simplink on lg smart tv.

That’s it, this is how you enable simplink on lg smart tv on and off on lg smart tv webos.

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For Older Model of LG Smart tv

Step 1: Go to settings using remote button on top right corner (gear icon).

Step 2: Go down and highlight all settings and press ok.

Step 3: Scroll down to General -> Move right and go down until you see simplink (HDMI-cec).

Step 4: Open Simplink HDMI-cec -> Highlight ON/OFF and turn on simplink or enable simplink on lg smart tv and you can also select auto power sync as well and if you want you can turn auto sync to ON as well.

That;s it, this is how you enable simplink on LG Smart tv older models.

Lakshmi Durga
Lakshmi Durga
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