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userdmEjcLrQF8
Constellation

Smart view not working on my Note 8

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I just recently received my Note 8 from Verizon.

 

I truly love this phone except for the fact that I can't get Smart View to work. I have tried it with 2 Samsung TV's, an Amazon Fire TV, a Google Chromecast, and even a USB C to HDMI adapter. Smart View never connects and never recognized the USB adapter.

 

Is their a bug in the software for the phone? It is showing as fully up to date.

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Rambo1981
Asteroid

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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   Uninstall AD BLOCK or any popup blockers is my advice.  This fixed my note 8 smart view connection immdeiately and as well I also recomend if you have a fire stick to unplug it for 30 seconds.

Thanks allot I have been working on this for 3 days lol was starting to miss my 8+ but now I realized it was actually my fault so anyone who has ad block or ad block for Samsung browser remove it and smart view will work

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Joemomma7
Asteroid

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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Mine did the same thing at first but I was persistent and kept trying to connect. After the tenth time or so it worked and my HDMI works as well

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user2zdGxAxUg6
Constellation

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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I had same problem just fixed it! Hope it works for you.  Press on the smart view , but hold on to it , it takes you to a screen that tells you, about smart view,  press on that, once you get there you will have a choice to [force stop], press on that. You can now exit and try your smart view now. That should do it.

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usergs8TwCHa4H
Astronaut

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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Did you ever get yours working? Mine will not connect either. Trying to mirror my screen to a Samsung smart tv via smartview. My old note 5 still connects just fine to it. 

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ELM99
Constellation

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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Did you ever get an answer? My note 5 worked just fine. 

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ricketkm
Asteroid

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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I can't get mine too work also 🤔
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Dario12v
Asteroid

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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Same here... Note 8 smart view not casting on nvidia shield or Samsung smart TV...

My daughter's s8 plus connects just fine 100% of the time... How can I fix this? 

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userja799Sidhp
Constellation

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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Add me to the list. My Note8 will not stay connected to my Samsung TV. My old Note4 works fine. Note8 disconnects after about 20-30 seconds. Is there a fix?

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snoopy59
Asteroid

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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I think I found the problem pull down the menu from the top turn off phone visibility and click on Smart view again I hope this helps ...
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snoopy59
Asteroid

Re: Smart view not working on my Note 8

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I've posted earlier about fixing smart view problem turning off phone visibility , well only worked for a while I think it's a glitch that samsumng has to fix  I hope soon ...

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