- To fix vizio smart tv not connecting to wifi you need to make sure you are having strong internet connection.
- Reset Modem or Router -> Unplug router cables and wait for 60 seconds and plug back router cables and turn on router and connect it to vizio tv.
- Power reset or hard reset vizio tv and update vizio smart tv to latest software version and check for any faulty cables.
- Check these first if your VIZIO smart tv is not connecting to WIFI first:
- Fix Vizio Smart tv not connecting to WIFI?
- Unplug Router / Modem and Reset
- Faulty Cables – HDMI
- Update Vizio Smart tv
- Factory Reset Vizio Smart tv
- How do I manually connect my Vizio TV to WiFi
- Why Can’t my Vizio tv find my Wifi
- vizio tv Connected to wifi but apps don’t work
On your Vizio Smart tv are trying to connect vizio smart tv to WIFI network and wondering why your vizio smart tv is not connect to wifi and what’s going wrong when connecting to internet or vizio smart tv keeps disconnecting wifi , or Vizio tv not connecting to smartcast, Soundbar, then there are simple methods to fix VIZIO smart tv not connecting to wifi and setup, so lets see in detail below.
If your vizio smart tv is not connecting to WIFI then you need to make sure that you are having good internet wifi connectivity and reset your modem or router.
Check these first if your VIZIO smart tv is not connecting to WIFI first:
Make sure you are entering correct password
Make sure you are connecting to your wifi network
Make sure you internet is working.
Fix Vizio Smart tv not connecting to WIFI?
Step 1: Turn on your vizio smart tv and disconnect power cable from wall socket.
Step 2: Go ahead and pull back power cord (from wall).
Step 3: Wait for 60 seconds and plug back power cable back to the wall.
Step 4: Turn on your vizio smart tv and connect vizio smart tv wifi with wired or wireless connection and complete setup process again.
That’s it, most of the time this power reset solution will help to fix vizio smart tv not connecting to wifi problem.
Unplug Router / Modem and Reset
Step 1: Unplug your router cables and disconnect all cables connected to router or modem
Step 2: Wait for 60 seconds
Step 3: After 60 seconds, plug back router cables and wait for your router / modem to go live.
Once your router/modem goes live, go ahead and try to connect your wifi network and it will be connected without any issues and if you are still facing issues and vizio smart tv is not connecting to wifi then try factory reset vizio smart tv.
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Faulty Cables – HDMI
If your cables are damaged or faulty then you may experience this issue, so try connecting vizio smart tv with different cable and see if the issues gets fixed.
Update Vizio Smart tv
Check for any new software firmware update version on vizio smart tv is available, if new software version is available then update your vizio smart tv, sometimes if you are running outdated software version then you will face vizio smart tv not connecting to wifi, it can be with wired connection or with wireless connection.
Factory Reset Vizio Smart tv
Press menu button on your remote -> Click on System -> Click on Reset and Admin -> click on Reset tv to factory defaults.
Once you click on factory reset, your vizio smart tv will erase all data, wifi network, user details and everything and your vizio smart tv will be like brand new tv just you bought from store and you need to setup everything from starting.
How do I manually connect my Vizio TV to WiFi
To connect manually with wireless connection -> When connecting to wifi on vizio smart tv you need to select wired connection and plug back wifi cable back to your vizio smart tv and connect wifi and you wont have any issues with vizio tv not finding wifi or wifi connected but no internet issues on vizio tv.
Why Can’t my Vizio tv find my Wifi
If your vizio tv is not finding your wifi then this means your wifi is not in range of your vizio smart tv. Place your router or modem close to your vizio smart tv.
vizio tv Connected to wifi but apps don’t work
Sometimes on your vizio smart tv you are connected to wifi internet but apps on vizio tv will not work or wont open then in this case you need to reset network settings on your vizio smart tv and reset your modem or router and your vizio tv apps will start working.
Power reset, reset your modem or router and factory reset vizio smart tv to fix vizio smart tv not connecting to wifi.