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Guide to securing your Smart TV

If technology is being used against you, use this website to secure your tech. Learn about technology-facilitated abuse.

The steps below may vary depending on your device/updates. This guide was created based on JVC LT-32CF600 Fire TV Version. Recommendations should translate across to other Smart TV devices.


Remember, depending on whether or not you are living with the person who is harming you, you may choose to take different steps. Control and coercion make some of these steps impossible or not safe. Read these cautions before taking action.

Secure your tech

Smart TV security guide

Step 1: Check your Amazon account settings and review the account connected
Step 2: Complete a factory reset of your Smart TV
Step 3: Set up your Smart TV following the instruction manual for the specific Smart TV model
Step 4: Wi-Fi connection
Step 5: Managing applications on your Smart TV
Step 6: Web browsing function
Step 7: Remotes and Bluetooth
Step 8: Preferences menu
Step 8: Device and software menu
Step 9: Parental controls
Step 10: Additional features

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