What is the use of Apple TV

Set up Apple TV

Follow the steps below to set up your Apple TV.


  • Personal internet access *
  • A TV or display with an HDMI connection
  • An HDMI cable (for Apple TV 4K you need a cable that is compatible with HDMI 2.0 or later)

If you want to set up Apple TV on your iOS device, first do the following on your iOS device:

* Apple TV doesn't support public or subscription networks that require sign-in.

Set up Apple TV 4K or Apple TV HD

You can use the menu button on your remote control to return to a previous screen during setup. To start from scratch, you can unplug Apple TV and then plug it back in at any time.

Choose your language and activate Siri

Swipe up on the touch surface of your Apple TV Remote to find your language and country or region. To select an option, click the touch surface. If you chose the wrong language, press the menu key to return to the previous screen.

When asked, choose whether you want to use Siri.

Find more information about using your Apple TV Remote here. Or find out what to do if your Apple TV Remote isn't working here.

Proceed with setup on your iOS device or perform a manual setup

To automatically transfer your Apple ID and Wi-Fi settings to your Apple TV, select "Configure with device". Then, unlock your iOS device, hold it next to your Apple TV, and follow the on-screen instructions on your iOS device and Apple TV.

If you don't want to set up Apple TV from your iOS device, choose Configure Manually. Then follow the on-screen instructions on your Apple TV to connect to your WiFi network and sign in with your Apple ID.

If you don't already have an Apple ID, you can create one now. If you've forgotten your Apple ID, here's what to do.

Do you need assistance?

Find the problem at hand below to see what to do next.

Apple TV won't turn on

You cannot use the remote control

Learn what to do if your Apple TV Remote isn't working.

If you bought your Apple TV from someone else and didn't come with a remote, you'll need to buy an Apple TV remote to set up your Apple TV.

You can't set up your Apple TV or an error message appears

If your Apple TV stops responding during setup, unplug your Apple TV and then plug it back in.

If you're stuck on a screen during setup, try connecting your Apple TV to a different Wi-Fi network, such as a WiFi network. B. a personal hotspot on your phone. When you're done setup, go to Settings on your Apple TV and connect to your Wi-Fi network.

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