Smart TVs have various applications available based on each region where it is sold meaning if you bought your TV from anywhere outside of US you can’t just change its region from the menu. That is why not all apps and shows will be available on your brand new Smart TV you bought for a lot of money. But we know a trick that will help you to change region on your Samsung Smart TV that will allow you to access geo-restricted apps.
Follow these instructions, they are pretty simple:
Press “Source” Button (1) from your remote control.
Choose “TV” (2).
Press on “Menu” button (3) from your remote control.
If you are able to select “Setup” select it and skip to step 10. If you are not able to select set up select “Support” (4) and follow every step of this tutorial.
Choose “Self Diagnosis” (5).
Select “Reset” option (6).
You will have to enter security PIN. By default it is usually set up as: 0000 (four zeros).
You will see a warning window. Select “Yes” (7). Your previous information will be available.
The TV will restart and you will be able to apply the new settings.
On the first screen after the restart select the language (8).
On the next screen, in the “Country” field select “Others” (9).
Click on “Scan” button (10). You will be able to stop it later.
On your remote press consecutively: “mute” (11), “return” (12), “volume+” (13), “channel up” (14), “mute” (11).
If you’ve done this correctly you are able to see “Internet Service Location Setup” screen.
Choose the United States or United Kingdom depending on what applications you want to install.
Do the same for the next screen with “Supplemental Privacy Notices”. After that select “Next” (16).
Select the service provider or skip this step for later.
When Setup is complete, press “OK” (17) and restart your Samsung TV.
After the restart log in to your Samsung account. That’s all!