can't download files with browser on Philips Android smart tv

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Jul 10, 2017 10:24:00 AM via Website

Hi guys,

I bought a Philips Android tv. In security settings i turned on that other sources of files can be
installed. Then i went to the website where you can download Showbox for Android APK file. I can download it on my Android phone. Then it asks if i want to download and install the file.

But when i click on the download button on my tv screen, a loading circle appears which keeps spinning and spinning. I can browse webpages and watch trailers, so internet connection is allright. When i go to other websites to download other APK files, the same spinning circle appears. So it seems that whatever i try to download, this spinning corcle appears.

Anybody know how to solve this?

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Jul 14, 2017 10:05:35 AM via Website

Tell me which url you are trying to access to download the apk file of show box?

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Jul 14, 2017 12:20:22 PM via Website

where can you check that permission? i enabled unknown sources allready in settings

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Jul 14, 2017 12:24:19 PM via Website

Gauri Singh

Tell me which url you are trying to access to download the apk file of showbox

i am not allowed to enter an URL here haha. What a joke. I even cant sent you a
private message because i have to reached level 3? whahahahaha what a forum is this

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Jan 15, 2018 12:26:58 AM via Website

I also had this problem on my philips 55pus7272. Just download another browser from play store. I recommend pufin TV browser because the cursor moves faster. Navigation in the stock (dolphin based?) browser is dreadfully slow.

— modified on Jan 15, 2018 12:30:52 AM