How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote Control?

Have you ever got scared at times, when you weren’t able to locate your remote in your home? And got exhausted in searching for it. And even at times, your TV remote doesn’t work due to some technical issues or loss of battery. If you have these issues and own a Vizio TV, you are at the right place. This article will elaborate on How to turn on Vizio TV without remote.

How to turn on Vizio TV without Remote?

In order to proceed without a remote in controlling your Vizio TV,  we will be discussing 4 methods. They are:

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote
Turn On Vizio TV without Remote Control
  • Smartphone App
  • TV Buttons
  • PlayStation4
  • Nintendo Switch

How to turn on Vizio TV without remote via Smartphone App?

This method is applicable only for Vizio TV models after 2015

Step1: Download and Install the Vizio SmartCastApp on your Android or iOS.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step2: Enable the same Wi-Fi connection to your Smartphone and Vizio TV.

Step3: Update your Vizio TV to the latest version to overcome pairing issues.

Step4: Sign in to the Vizio SmartCast App or just skip.

Step5: Head to Menu.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step6: Now, tap on the Set up a new device button.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step7: To pair, hold your Smartphone near the bottom right corner of your Vizio TV.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step8: After pairing, click the Control button at the bottom of the Smartphone screen.

Step9: And now, you get the remote layout on your Smartphone.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step10: Now, Tap the Power button to turn on.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step11: With the help of Vizio SmartCast App, you can control your Vizio TV.

How to turn on Vizio TV without Remote via TV buttons?

Every TV has buttons present on it.  Likewise, Vizio TV to have buttons on it.

Step1: Plug in your Vizio TV to a power source.

Step2: Turn on your Vizio TV by using the Power button on your TV.

Step3: You can locate the buttons at the backside of your Vizio TV.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step4: Have control over volume, changing channels, etc.. on your Vizio TV.

How to turn on Vizio TV without remote using PlayStation 4?

Step1: Link your PlayStation 4 to Vizio TV using HDMI Cable and go ahead.

Step2: Head to Settings.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step3: Navigate to System.

Step4: Now, go ahead with Enable HDMI Device Link.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step5: By turning on PlayStation 4, your Vizio TV turns on itself. And it switches to the correct input.

Step6: Or, if you choose that particular input from the list will turn on PlayStation 4.

How to turn on Vizio TV without Remote using Nintendo Switch?

Step1: Link Nintendo Switch console to Vizio TV via a dock.

Step2: Go to the home screen.

Step3: Navigate to System settings.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step4: Choose TV Settings and then navigate to Match TV Power State and turn it on.

How to Turn On Vizio TV without Remote

Step5: As you power on the Nintendo Switch console, the Vizio TV turns on to the proper input channel.

Conclusion

To end, these above-mentioned 4 methods will give you the helping hand at times of issues. Even some smartphones come with pre-installed remote control for electronic devices, so one can try using it out too. Hope you find this article useful. Thank you for reading.

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