How To Control A VIZIO TV With Your Smartphone

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VIZIO also has a pretty good selection of remote control apps you can download. All of these support the following VIZIO models: E50-C1, M50-C1, D48-D0, E40-C2, E32-C1, M55-C2, E43-C2, D43-D1, D60-D3, D40u-D1, D39hn-D0, D50-D1, D24-D1, D32-D1, M65-C1, M43-C1, D55-D2, M60-C3, E55-C1, D55u-D1, D40-D1, M80-C3, M75-C1, D58u-D3, D28h-D1, D24hn-D1, D65-D2, D39h-D0, D32h-C0, D28hn-D1, D50u-D1 and E700i-B3.

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Remote Control for Vizio TV

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The Android app made by NPE is supported by the following devices: TC One M7/M8, LG G3 Stylus, Lenovo Lifetab, TCT / Alcatel I221, Samsung Galaxy series like S4, S5, Note, Tab and Mega. It controls your VIZIO TV by using your smartphone's built-in IR blaster, and your smartphone must be pointed at your TV.

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VizControl - TV Remote Control

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The following devices are compatible with this app: Galaxy series S4, S5, S6, S6 Edge, Note, Tab, Mega, HTC One series incl. M7/M8/M9, LG G3 Stylus and TCT / Alcatel I221. The connection between this app and the VIZIO is made by using the smartphone's built-in IR Blaster.

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Remote for VIZIO TV

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Another Android app that will control your VIZIO led TV. It controls VIZIO TVs (2010-2016): B, C, D, E and F Series

VIZIO SmartCast

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This is an iPhone app that was created by VIZIO to control all the new 2016 VIZIO SmartCast™ products. This will not work with the older VIZIO TVs. Besides the remote control functionality, you can stream TV shows and movies as well as controlling VIZIO sound bars and speakers.

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VizRemote

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To use this app, your phone must have a built in IR blaster. Tested and compatible with Galaxy S4 , S4 mini, S5, 10.1, Active , Zoom, Note3, Note 8.0, Tab, HTC and LG phones greater than 4.4.2. There are two modes for this app, one being the compact size for the Galaxy S series mini and the expanded mode for phones and tablets with at least a 5 inch screen.

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Questions and Answers

E55-c1 Smart cast for it with my iPhone?

The model number is E 55-c1. I want to know if I can use SmartCast with my iPhone to control my TV. I have tried: Smartcast.

Yes, according to the VIZIO website, the E55-C1 works with smart cast. Here are the directions:

  1. 1
    Download the free VIZIO SmartCast™ App.
    You can download it from the App Store for iPhone, and Google Play for your Android phone.
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  2. 2
    Open the app and follow the setup instructions.
    This will make sure your Vizio and smartphone connect properly.
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  3. 3
    Tap to Stream to The Big Screen.
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I have a Visio TV and need to use CEC without an app.

I need to use a Raspberry Pi to turn the TV on and turn off via CEC. So far, I can't figure out a way to do so without using the Vizio app. Solution. I have tried: Various commands that work with other CEC compatible TVs. I think it was caused by: I have no idea, unless Vizio doesn't actually implement the generic.

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According to THIS ARTICLE, VIZIO does have the capability to enable the CEC commands you are looking for. I would suggest you contact VIZIO HERE.

How to connect phone to vizio e50-c1?

Each one of the remote control apps listed above will work with the VIZIO E50-C1. If you are having trouble connecting your smartphone app to your VIZIO, uninstall it and download one of the others.

Vizio model number d55u-d1-b?

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What app can I use with my iPhone for my older Vizio TV M55-C2?

The model is M55-C2 with the VIA app. Remote broke and looking for an iPhone app. I don't have an Android but only an iPhone. Can't seem to locate an app on the internet.

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