How to Setup VPN on Smart TV
If your Smart TV runs an Android operating system, then you can download and install Ivacy Android application.
You can also configure it manually by one of the following guides:
- How to setup Ivacy PPTP Protocol Manually on Android
- How to setup Ivacy L2TP Protocol Manually on Android
If your Smart TV has its own operating system rather than android, then you can follow one of these procedures.
- Configure VPN on router
- Use ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) on Windows.
- If you are a Mac user, follow these simple steps to setup the VPN:
- Open “System Preferences” and select “Sharing”.
- Select “Internet Sharing”.
- From the drop down menu choose VPN to share.
- Select “Ethernet” as your desired interface
- Apply check on “Internet Sharing”.
- The icon will turn green when sharing would be active.
- Now click on “Ethernet” and then on “Configure IPv4”. Use drop down menu and manually select the IP address instead of DHCP, for instance 192.168.25.1 and subnet mask such as 255.255.255.0.
- Complete the process by plugging in your device to the LAN/Ethernet port of MAC. Insert the following IP, Subnet mask and gateway:
Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway 192.168.25.1