If you are install and added hulu app on your vizio smart tv, sometimes due to few reasons like app compatibility, app update or any other reason, you may face issue like hulu app not working on vizio smart tv or its frozen, when you click on hulu app it turns into black scree, stuck on buffering or logo of app or it just won’t open and makes hulu app not working on smart tv. All of these errors can be fixed easily by several methods, lets start how to fix these error by following below methods.
Hulu App not working on Vizio Smart tv:
Power Reset by Unplug and Plug back your Power Cord:
Step 1: Turn on your VIZIO smart tv.
Step 2: Unplug your power cords from electronic outlet or plugged in to the wall.
Step 3: Wait for 60 Seconds and leave it.
Step 4: After 60 Seconds plug back your power cord back to wall.
Step 5: Now turn on your tv and go to HULU app and it will work.
Unplug Router and Modem:
Step 1: Power on your tv
Step 2: Unplug your tv, power cord, router and modem wait for 5 minutes and plug back everything.
Step 3: Turn on your tv and open hulu your hulu app will be running without any problem.
Perform a Software update if hulu app is not working:
Check whether there is a software update on your vizio smart tv and if any update available go ahead and update your vizio smart tv.
Hard Reset Vizio Smart tv to fix Hulu App issue:
If you perform hard reset or factory reset your vizio smart tv it may help if your hulu app is suppors vizio smart tv models and if hulu app is not supported then there is no fix.
VIZIO VIA devices will no longer be able to stream Hulu Plus:
If your HULU app is not working on vizio smart tv by performing above methods, then you need to check model number of your vizio VIA smart tv, if model number is listed below on this url – https://support.vizio.com/s/article/Hulu-Plus-no-longer-working?language=en_US-
There is an update performed by hulu aap to hulu plus app and there is nothing wrong with hulu app or your vizio via smart tv, the listed model numbers will not support hulu app any more.
|Models that will not have a working Hulu App as of 8/8/18|
| Models without a working Hulu App as of 2016|
|E422VA||E422VL||E472VL||E552VL||ISV-B11 (Co-Star LT)|
This is due to compatibility issue of vizio smart tv model number, for few model numbers hulu app will not work.