Article ID : 00135481 / Last Modified : 29/03/2019

How to connect a VAIO computer to a TV using the Wi-Fi Direct feature?

    NOTE: Not all BRAVIA TVs or VAIO computers support the Wi-Fi Direct feature. To see if your TV or computer supports the Wi-Fi Direct feature, check the specifications or manual supplied with the device.

    Make sure that the VAIO computer and the TV have the latest system software update installed.

    1. NOTE: Updates can be downloaded from the Network menu of the TV.

    2. From the TV menu, enable the Wi-Fi Direct Mode setting .
    3. On the desktop, in the system tray, double-click the VAIO Smart Network icon. Image

      NOTE: If the system tray icon is not available, manually open the VAIO Smart Network Utility .

    4. Select the Sony TV or BRAVIA from the device list.
    5. Select Wi-Fi Direct as the connection method.
    6. Select OK
    7. Use a support media player, such as Windows Media Player to play the desired, music, video or pictures on the TV.

      NOTE: For information on whether or not the selected software supports Wi-Fi Direct, view the software help files or the supplied opreations guide.