Apple TV tips

How to set up your Apple TV the right way

Color balance Apple TV

The Apple TV is a nice living room companion, but configuring the device to your liking can be challenging. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to configure your Apple TV the right way by adjusting a few important settings that define your experience, including audio and video.

How to offload unused apps on your Apple TV

Apple's promotional image depicting a female hand holding the redesigned Siri Remote that ships with the second-generation Apple TV 4K

The Apple TV can save storage space by temporarily uninstalling apps you rarely use without deleting your data. And when you need an offloaded app, tvOS will automatically reinstall it along with app data. In this tutorial, we show you how to offload unused apps on the Apple TV.

How to fix a “pairing canceled” error when attempting to use Apple Fitness+ on Apple TV

If you're greeted with an Apple Fitness+ “pairing canceled” error message when attempting to connect the Workout app on your Apple Watch to an Apple TV, you're definitely not alone. As highlighted on Reddit, some Apple Fitness+ enthusiasts are seeing a “pairing canceled” message when trying to connect the Workout app on an Apple Watch to their Apple TV.

Where is that on Apple TV?

Question Mark on Apple TV

Just like trying to find things on your iPhone or hunting for settings on Mac, Apple TV has its share of hidden items. Although not technically hidden, they can just take longer to find. To help you out, we’ve compiled a list of the most commonly sought after items on Apple TV.

How to set up Wireless Audio Sync on Apple TV

Wireless Audio Sync on Apple TV

If you use AirPlay from your Apple TV to your HomePod, AirPlay speakers, or Bluetooth devices, have you ever noticed that the sound seems out of sync? In just a few minutes, you can set up the Wireless Audio Sync on your Apple TV and solve the problem, here’s how.

How to switch users in Apple Arcade on Apple TV

Apple Arcade on Apple TV

As with other features that arrived with tvOS 14, like audio sharing and expanded picture-in-picture options, came a feature that gamers will enjoy. You can switch between users while playing a game in Apple Arcade.

With this multiplayer support and your Apple Arcade subscription, switching to another user lets them continue playing a game where they left off, view their achievements, check progress, and see what friends are playing. Here’s how to easily switch users for Apple Arcade on Apple TV.

How to find the serial numbers for your Apple TV and Siri Remote

Apple TV and Siri Remote from Pixabay

Knowing the serial number of you Apple TV or Siri Remote is important if you have to perform some troubleshooting or get support for the devices. This not only helps to identify the model or type of device you own, but can also help you get answers to questions about the specific device.

Here, we’ll show you how to get the serial numbers for both your Apple TV and Siri Remote.