LG ThinQ - Basic
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LG ThinQ - Basic

by LG Electronics
Rated: Guidance Suggested

Guidance Suggested

The content of this skill is appropriate for most users. This skill may include:
  • Account linking
  • Advertisements
  • User-generated content
  • Personal information collection
  • Location detection or location-based services
  • Nudity or descriptions of nudity within medical, informational or artistic contexts
  • Infrequent or mild references to cultural or religious intolerance
  • Infrequent or mild realistic, cartoon, or fantasy violence or descriptions of violence
  • Infrequent or mild references to alcohol, tobacco and drugs
  • Infrequent or mild sexual and suggestive themes
  • Infrequent use of mild profanity and crude humour
  • Music and video skills may occasionally include strong profanity and sexual or suggestive themes

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Description

LG ThinQ works with Amazon Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices to allow remote, hands-free control of your LG ThinQ appliances and TV. There's no need to be in front of the appliance to check its status, simply ask Alexa to do it.

‘LG ThinQ - Basic' supports Wi-Fi enabled Air Conditioner in New Zealand and supports smart TV (2018/2019/2020/2021 LG ThinQ AI TV only) in New Zealand and Australia.

This skill supports limited voice commands as below.
If you would like to control more features of your TV or appliances, enable custom skill, 'LG ThinQ - Complete'.

[Getting Started]
(Note: The account created from the www.lg.com/au or www.lg.com/nz website does not link with the Set Up TV for Amazon Alexa app or the Link to Devices for Voice Control menu or Home Dashboard feature from the TV. Please create a LG Account from Settings > General > Account Management in the LG TV or from the LG ThinQ mobile app.)

To set up your LG appliances for 'LG ThinQ - Basic' skill,
1. Make sure you have registered your appliances in LG ThinQ mobile app.
2. Open Amazon Alexa app and enable 'LG ThinQ - Basic' skill.
3. Sign in with LG account.

To set up your LG TV for 'LG ThinQ - Basic' skill,
1. For web OS 4.0, launch the "Set Up TV for Amazon Alexa" app from the Home screen on your TV.
For webOS 4.5, launch the "Link to Devices for Voice Control" menu from Settings > Connection on your TV.
For webOS 5.0, launch the "Home Dashboard" feature from the Home screen and go to Settings > Link to Smart Speaker on your LG TV. Or if you have the LG ThinQ mobile app, you can search your webOS 5.0 TV through the app.
For webOS 6.0, launch the LG ThinQ mobile app and go to TV Card> Settings> Link LG ThinQ account.
(Note : To check operating system version, go to Settings > General > Devices> TV > TV Information)
2. Follow the instruction to sign in to LG account and select the name of your TV.
3. Open Amazon Alexa app and enable 'LG ThinQ - Basic' skill.
4. Sign in with LG account.

When Alexa and LG ThinQ are successfully linked, press the "Discover Devices" button or say "Alexa, discover my devices" to complete the process.

[Features of 'LG ThinQ - Basic' skill]

Once you enable the skill, you can check the status or control the following appliances and TV with your voice:

- Air Conditioner : Check Current Temperature, Turn On/Off, Set Temperature, Set Mode
- TV : Turn On/Off, Control Volume, Mute On/Off, Change Channel, Switch Input, Control Video Playback

[Voice Commands]

For example, try the following after you say "Alexa":
- Air Conditioner
"what’s the temperature of my air conditioner"
"turn on/off the air conditioner"
"set air conditioner to 19 degrees"
"set air conditioner to cool mode"
- TV
“turn on/off TV”
"turn up/down the volume on TV"
"mute/unmute TV"
"change channel to 101 on TV" (speak with the channel number)
“switch input to HDMI1 on TV”
“play/pause/stop on TV”
(Note: Your TV requires internet connection to use these feature.)

If you have any questions about LG, please contact LG Support: https://www.lg.com/au/support/contact/chat-email/email

Skill Details

  • Smart Home Skill. This skill may share device information with Amazon. Learn more.
  • Rated: Guidance Suggested.

    Guidance Suggested

    The content of this skill is appropriate for most users. This skill may include:
    • Account linking
    • Advertisements
    • User-generated content
    • Personal information collection
    • Location detection or location-based services
    • Nudity or descriptions of nudity within medical, informational or artistic contexts
    • Infrequent or mild references to cultural or religious intolerance
    • Infrequent or mild realistic, cartoon, or fantasy violence or descriptions of violence
    • Infrequent or mild references to alcohol, tobacco and drugs
    • Infrequent or mild sexual and suggestive themes
    • Infrequent use of mild profanity and crude humour
    • Music and video skills may occasionally include strong profanity and sexual or suggestive themes
    This skill contains dynamic content.
    This skill contains dynamic content, which is content that is updated real-time based on inputs from the developer. The maturity rating associated with this skill pertains only to the content of the skill at the time of the submission.
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Supported Languages

English (AU), English (CA), English (GB), English (IN), English (US), French (CA), French (FR), German (DE), Hindi (IN), Italian (IT), Japanese (JP), Portuguese (BR), Spanish (ES), Spanish (MX), Spanish (US)

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