Article ID : 00124699 / Last Modified : 20/09/2018

The BRAVIA cannot play back photo, music, or video contents that are stored on my home network server.

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Movies, videos, images or audio files from your home network server with unsupported codec cannot be played back on your Android TV. For further details about the supported codecs, refer to the Help Guide .

To playback movies, videos, images, or audio files stored on your home network server, it is necessary to establish a connection between the Android TV and the server. Follow the steps below to adjust the Network settings.

  • BRAVIA TV-side setup:
    1. Using the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings.
    3. Select Network in the NETWORK&ACCESSORIES category.
    4. Select Home network setup.
    5. Select Server diagnostics.
    6. Select Yes.
  • Server-side setup:
    Refer to the instruction manual of your server equipment to connect it to the home network.

If a proxy is set, the contents of the home network cannot be played. Follow the steps below to disable the Proxy settings.

  • For Android OS5(L) and OS6(M):
    1. Using the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings.
    3. Select Network in the NETWORK&ACCESSORIES category.
    4. Select Network setup.
    5. Select Expert.
      • When using a wired LAN:
        Select Wired LAN.
      • When using a wireless LAN:
        Select Wi-Fi and select SSID.
    6. Select Advanced options.
    7. Select Proxy settings.
    8. Select NONE.

  • For Android OS7(N):
    1. Using the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings.
    3. Select Network in the NETWORK&ACCESSORIES category.
    4. Select Network setup.
    5. Select Expert.
      • When using a wired LAN:
        Select Wired LAN.
      • When using a wireless LAN:
        Select SSID in Available networks.
    6. Select Proxy settings.
    7. Select NONE.