How to connect the laptop to Samsung Smart TV-Wireless

Last Updated by Tony Starc

What’s the point of having a Smart TV when you can’t have access to your favorite channels or content? Sadly, you are forced to watch your favorite content on a smaller screen like phones or laptops.

If by chance, you find a way to connect the laptop to TV, it gets a lot messier with cables and plug-ins. This way you have to lose this plug-in and plug-out rounds for the sake of getting into misery. What’s left there? The world doesn’t end here, and we surely have the best of the best options to connect the laptop to the TV.

The only possible way to get rid of wires and cables is to connect the laptop to Samsung Smart TV wirelessly via the internet. Looking for details? There you go…. Through the internet, you have the facility to access and store your content and still be able to watch it on the bigger display screen of your TV.

Below is the list that will help you in how to connect laptop to samsung smart tv wireless

Connecting your Samsung Smart TV via Samsung Smart Hub to your Laptop

Why worry when you have smart features like Smart Hub for your Samsung Smart TV to connect to your laptop? So, for now, let’s talk about how this feature can be helpful in means of transporting data from your laptop to your TV.

  • Under the same Wi-fi channel, Samsung Smart Hub gives you access to play music, stream music, and slide pictures that are there on your laptop on your Samsung Smart TV.
  • This may help you to a great extent if you install AllShare application on your laptop to seek the DNLA server, a Windows Media Player affiliate. It is quite capable of such moments to utilize in need.
  • Upon this, you are allowed to use your laptop as multimedia to play your favorite movies, music, pictures, and whatnot on your Samsung Smart TV via Samsung Smart Hub.

Now, we have some detailed instructions for you to set up your Samsung Smart TV and your laptop accordingly for this process.

Connect your Laptop and Samsung Smart Hub under the same Wi-Fi Network to disallow any discrepancies in the future.

Open “Windows Media Player” on your laptop. Swiping in from the left, choose the “Stream” menu and hit click on “Turn on media streaming”.
Here, you will list of devices and computers visible to your laptop. Click on the tick box to allow Samsung Hub to view your files and preferred content.
You can locate your laptop’s libraries by using File Explorer. For that right-click on a library, choose “New” to make a folder. All you need to do is now move over the “New folder” enfolding content and choose “Finish” to allow your content to share on your TV.

Next, select “Main Menu” on your Samsung Smart TV and hit the “Network” menu. There, you will be followed by “AllShare Settings” where the menu appeals for “Content Sharing”. Select it.

Meanwhile, you will be asked to select a preferred device from the list of devices and computers. Choose the laptop device by using your Samsung Smart TV remote and allow it to play the content on TV.
Now, look for the “Smart Hub” controller on your Smart TV remote. Press it and choose your favorite content such as videos, music, pictures, movies, etc. to play.

While choosing any content, a music video, or any picture, grant authority to your laptop from the list of devices and open folders to identify which picture or what video to play on your Samsung TV. Then, select it to play or view.

  • Connect your Laptop and Samsung Smart Hub under the same Wi-Fi Network to disallow any discrepancies in the future.
  • Open “Windows Media Player” on your laptop. Swiping in from the left, choose the “Stream” menu and hit click on “Turn on media streaming”.
  • Here, you will list of devices and computers visible to your laptop. Click on the tick box to allow Samsung Hub to view your files and preferred content.
  • You can locate your laptop’s libraries by using File Explorer. For that right-click on a library, choose “New” to make a folder. All you need to do is now move over the “New folder” enfolding content and choose “Finish” to allow your content to share on your TV.
  • Next, select “Main Menu” on your Samsung Smart TV and hit the “Network” menu. There, you will be followed by “AllShare Settings” where the menu appeals for “Content Sharing”. Select it.
  • Meanwhile, you will be asked to select a preferred device from the list of devices and computers. Choose the laptop device by using your Samsung Smart TV remote and allow it to play the content on TV.
  • Now, look for the “Smart Hub” controller on your Smart TV remote. Press it and choose your favorite content such as videos, music, pictures, movies, etc. to play.
  • While choosing any content, a music video, or any picture, grant authority to your laptop from the list of devices and open folders to identify which picture or what video to play on your Samsung TV. Then, select it to play or view.

Mirroring your laptop to TV by using Samsung Smart View

Another way we can connect our Laptop wirelessly to Samsung Smart TV is by using this wonderfully programmed Samsung Smart View application. This application is easy to deal with to connect our PC or laptop or even phone without getting into the cables’ mess. Such a gem. With this feature, you can access every kind of content you have on your phone keeping zero hassle.

But here’s the kicker, Samsung Smart view allows you to watch movies or series in any language with its ability to display subtitles.
Read and apply these mentioned-below five steps to mirror your computer to Samsung Smart TV.

  • Connect both of your devices, laptop, and TV, to the same wi-Fi network. Make sure that they are holding a strong connection. Click the “Menu” and look for “Network Status”.
  • Now, open your app store and download and install the Samsung Smart View application.
  • After that, on your laptop, left-click “Connect to Television”. A list will be opened of visible devices. Choose Samsung Smart Tv out of the list.
  • Here, your laptop would be matching the PIN displayed on the television. Click “OK” to confirm the connection.
  • You are ready to stream your preferred content. Choose the “Add Content” option and deliver all your favorite content. When you are done with adding your preferred content, hit “Play”.

The very feature works amazingly on different Operating Systems, varying from Windows 7 to Windows 10.

There’s nothing complicated if you have good resources and have some necessary instructions. These two are still the best options, but one of the rare options is allowing your laptop to simulate your Smart TV via Chromecast.

This is a paid option with few snags which are hard to neglect.
Chromecast is compatible with different OS. For instance, it is supported by iPhone, Android, Chromebook, Mac, as well as Windows. It gives access to stream music or video from your laptop. It even allows casting preferred content from online sites.

This small USB-like device can be found in shop, store, or mart.

Following is the instruction for using the Chromecast device.

  • Plug this Chromecast Plug-in device into one of the power sockets let it enable by your Samsung Smart TV
  • Open the Google Chrome browser on your laptop and view the menu. Select “Cast” from the list.
  • Now, a new display appears. Select “Cast to” and choose between “Cast desktop” and “Cast tab” form the list.
  • Following this, you can make “Stop” to screen simulation but hitting the Cast icon button on your computer’s screen.

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