Streaming Streaming TV, Movies, & More How to Add Disney Plus to a Smart TV Get Disney Plus on your LG, Samsung, or Vizio TV by Jerri Ledford Writer, Editor Jerri L. Ledford has been writing about technology since 1994. Her work has appeared in Computerworld, PC Magazine, Information Today, and many others. our editorial process Twitter LinkedIn Jerri Ledford Updated on July 07, 2020 Streaming TV, Movies, & More Disney+ Netflix Hulu Prime Video Apple TV+ Favorite Events Tweet Share Email With all the cartoons, movies, and TV shows from childhood, Disney Plus has become everyone's favorite streaming service, and for most smart TVs, the Disney+ app is easy to add. Here's how to add Disney Plus to a smart TV, including Samsung, LG, and Vizio TVs. All the instructions in this article assume that you have signed up for a Disney+ account and have an internet-connected smart TV. Your smart TV must be connected to the internet to complete these instructions. Do you mockup / Mockup Photos How to Download Disney Plus on a Samsung Smart TV Disney Plus is available for Samsung TVs that are 2016 models and later. If your Samsung Smart TV is compatible, here's how to download Disney+ for Samsung. On your Samsung TV remote, use the buttons to navigate to and select the Apps option. In Apps you can scroll around until you find Disney+ or you can use the remote to navigate to the search function in the upper right corner and search for: Disney Plus. Select the Disney+ app and then select Install. Once the Disney Plus app is downloaded and installed, then you can use the remote to select the app to launch it and log in with your Disney Plus account credentials. How to Add Disney Plus on an LG Smart TV Disney Plus is available on LG smart TVs that were manufacture in 2016 or later. Those TVs must be running webOS 3.0 or later. The app is available in the LF Content Store. From the Home screen on your LG smart TV, access the LG Content Store. You can scroll around until you find Disney+ or you can use the remote to navigate to the search function at the top of the screen and search for: Disney Plus. When you find it, navigate to the app, and using the remote, click Install. Once the Disney Plus app is downloaded and installed, then you can use the remote to select the app to launch it and log in with your Disney Plus account credentials. How to Get Disney Plus on Vizio SmartCast TV Disney Plus is available on Vizio SmartCast TVs that were manufactured in 2016 or later. You can use the native Disney+ app to watch your Disney favorite, or you can cast to your Vizio TV from a mobile device using Google Cast or AirPlay 2. Vizio's Smartcast line of TVs is 4K and UHD-enabled, so you can stream all available high or ultra-high quality shows and movies. Here's how to add the native Disney Plus app to your SmartCast TV: On your VIzio SmartCast TV, go to the Home screen All available apps are listed on the Vizio Home screen. Scroll to Disney+ and using the remote control, select the app. It will install on your TV. Once installed, select Disney+ and use your Disney Plus account credentials to log in and start streaming. What If My Smart TV Doesn't Support the Disney+ App? If your smart TV is an older model that doesn't support the Disney+ app, you might still be able to stream Disney Plus. Your best options for streaming Disney content are external streaming devices and casting. Streaming Devices: Most streaming devices such as the Roku or Chromecast can access Disney+. You'll need to add the app to the streaming device (for example, you can watch Disney+ on AppleTV), then watch it through the streaming device.Casting or Mirroring: Casting (or mirroring) is sending streaming video wirelessly from your smartphone, tablet, or computer to your television. If you're an iOS user, you can use AirPlay to mirror your screen to some televisions. If you're an Android user you may be able to cast to a TV through an app (such as the one that Samsung offers), or you may need to cast from your device to a Chromecast device.