Learn how to add apps to apple tv
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Open the App Store.
To browse apps on your Apple TV:
Open the App Store. Look for apps that are compatible with your Apple TV. You can see a list of all compatible apps in the App Store or in the Purchased section of your iTunes Library. Select an app to get more information about it, then do one of the following:
– Download the app: Select Get, then follow the onscreen instructions. Some apps might have in-app purchases available. To prevent unauthorized purchases, set up a password for these types of downloads.
– Buy the app: Select the price, then follow the onscreen instructions.
– Rent a movie or TV show: Select Rent, then follow the onscreen instructions.
Select the featured apps or categories in the App Store.
When you open the App Store, you’ll see featured apps and categories on the main page. You can browse through the featured sections by swiping left or right on your remote.
You can also select a featured category to see more apps. Selecting See All will take you to that category’s page in the App Store, where you can learn more about the apps and see customer ratings.
If there’s an app that you want to watch or use, select it to open the detail page. On the detail page, you can see more information about the app, read customer reviews, and see screenshots of the app in action.
To download an app, select Get (or price). If you’ve already purchased the app, select Download.
Select an app.
To get started, select an app from the App Store. The App Store on Apple TV has the same apps that are available on your iOS device or Mac. If you can’t find an app that you want, try searching for it in the App Store. Once you find an app that you want to download, follow these steps:
1. Select the price or Get button.
2. Enter your password, then press the Return key or click View Account.
3. On the Account Settings page, scroll to Purchase History and click See All.
4. Find the item, then click Download to the right of it.
Once you’ve found the app you want, select Get and the download will begin. Wait for the install to finish, then press and hold the Home button on your Siri Remote to return to the main screen. If you still don’t see your new app, try restarting your Apple TV.
If you see the option to install the app, select it. You might need to enter apple id and password.
Install an app from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
Using your iOS device, download the app from the App Store. Open the App Store and find the app. Tap to install the app. If you don’t see an install option, it’s not available for your Apple TV.
Enter your password use touch id if prompted.
When you purchase an app, it is tied to apple id that you used to make the purchase. When you download an app on one device, it can’t be on another device without the same ID. You can, however, use some apps on multiple devices with a single ID.
When you turn on your new Apple TV and go through the setup process, you’ll be asked if you want to restore your settings from a previous Apple TV. Once you’ve done that or skipped it, you’ll be brought to the tvOS home screen. By default, there aren’t very many apps here. That’s because tvOS is still new and developers are just beginning to create apps for it. However, there are already a few essential apps that you can download. Here’s how:
1)To find new apps, go to the App Store.
2)The App Store is divided into categories. To browse apps in a category, use the touchpad to navigate up and down and side to side. To select an app, press down on the touchpad. To go back to the App Store menu, press the Menu button.
3)Once you’ve found an app that you want to download, select it and press Get (or Buy if it’s a paid app). You might be asked to enter your password or use Touch ID if prompted.
4)Once an app has been downloaded, it will appear on your Home screen
Wait for the app to download and install.
Once you’ve found the app you want, click Get to download and install it.
Apps that have a price next to them are paid apps. You can purchase them from the App Store.
Some apps might need to be updated before you can use them.
If an app needs to be updated, you’ll see an Update button instead of a Get button.