To use YouTube on TV, the user can activate the service through a cell phone or computer. The procedure is easy and fast, especially for those who do not want to use the native keyboard of the TV system. The application is available on models from several brands, such as Samsung, LG, TCL, Sony, etc.
Why activate the YouTube TV app?
Nowadays, it is more than common to see how different devices can work in an integrated way, especially through specific applications. In the case of YouTube TV, it is extremely easy to stream content watched on an Android smartphone to a Smart TV. This allows you to enjoy your videos on a much larger screen with the ease of controlling everything on your phone.
Check out the tutorial below on how to activate the YouTube app on television.
Step 1. First, open the in-built YouTube app on the smart TV.
Step 2. You need to click "Login". Find it in the left corner of the screen (upper side).
Step 3. On the right, click "Login"
Step 4. Then, go to "Try another way".
Step 5. Write down the code that appears on the TV screen.
Step 6. On a computer or mobile phone, go to youtube.com/activate and enter the activation code. Then, enter the email associated with your YouTube account.
Step 7. It’s time to set the password. After this press “next”. Finally, tap "Allow" to authorize your TV’s YouTube app to access your account.
Step 8. You are all set to proceed. Take advantage of these tips for logging into the YouTube app on your TV quickly and conveniently.
Want to directly cast your videos?
First of all, it is important to remember that the procedure can only be performed on a Smart TV and with a smartphone running the Android system from version 4.2 upwards. If everything is right, open YouTube on your smartphone and choose a video of your choice.
Then click on the video player. This will cause some options to appear automatically. Click on the symbol. In doing so, YouTube will show you all the options available for streaming the video. In this case, the Smart TV console will appear. Choose your television by clicking on it. Android will detect the TV and try to connect to it to send the video content. In the meantime, just wait a while, as there is no need to do anything else.
Pretty simple, isn't it?