How to Pair Your Apple Remote with Apple TV

Learn how to pair your Apple Remote with apple tv This guide will show you how to do it in just a few steps.

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Open Settings on your Apple TV.

On the main Apple TV menu, select Settings.

##In the Settings menu, select General.
In the General menu, select Remotes.

##In the Remotes menu, select Pair Remote.
On your Apple remote, press and hold the Menu and Volume Up buttons simultaneously for five seconds. This will put your remote into pairing mode.

Your Apple TV should now recognize your remote and you can begin using it to navigate your Apple TV menu and control playback of your content.

Go to the Remotes and Devices menu.

From the main Apple TV menu, go to Settings > Remotes and Devices.

On the Remotes and Devices menu, you will see a list of every remote that has been paired with your Apple TV. If you see your Apple Remote listed here, it means that it is already paired with your Apple TV. If you don’t see your remote listed, it means that it is not yet paired.

To pair your remote, select “Pair Remote.” This will open a new menu with instructions on how to pair your remote.

1. Press and hold the Menu and Volume Up (-) buttons on your remote for 3 seconds.
2. When the lights on the front of your Apple TV flash, release the buttons.
3. Follow the instructions on your screen to finish pairing your remote.

Select the Bluetooth menu.

Select the Bluetooth menu.
If you see your Apple TV listed under Other Devices, choose it, then enter the four-digit code that appears on your Apple TV.
If you don’t see your Apple TV, make sure that your Apple TV and remote are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

Put apple tv remote in pairing mode by holding down the Menu and Volume Up buttons at the same time.

On your Apple TV 4K apple tv hd open settings app Go to Remotes and Devices > Remote. If you don’t see Remote listed, choose your device from the list.

On your Apple TV 4K or Apple TV HD with tvOS 11 or later, put your remote in pairing mode by holding down the Touch surface and Volume Down buttons at the same time.

On your Apple TV (2nd or 3rd generation), put your remote in pairing mode by opening the battery compartment and moving the switch at the top to position “1” or “I.” You can also put your remote into pairing mode by holding down Select and Play/Pause for 5 seconds, then release both buttons when you see Flashing on your remote.

On your iOS device, go to Settings > Remotes and Devices > Remote. If you don’t see Remote listed, choose Add Accessory from the list of available accessories instead. Depending on which device you’re using, you might see Add new Accessory instead. Or you might have to open the Home app first, then tap , then tap Add Accessory and follow instructions there. Your iOS device will search for available accessories — simply select Apple TV when it appears in the list that appears in a few moments:

On your iPhone, iPad, ipod touch open the Control Center and select the Bluetooth icon.

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, open the Control Center and select the Bluetooth icon.

With some Apple TV models, you can also control volume on your television or receiver.

##On your Apple TV 4K or Apple TV (4th generation), go to Settings > Remotes and Devices > Remote App and Devices. Select your Apple TV.
If asked, enter the 4-digit code that appears on your Apple TV.
On your iOS device, open the Remote app, then select Add Device > Apple TV.

Your Apple TV should appear in the list of devices.

If you don’t see your Apple TV, make sure that your Apple TV and iOS device are on the same Wi-Fi network.

1.Open settings app on your iOS device.
2.Tap Bluetooth.
3.Look for your Apple TV under Other Devices.
4.Tap the Info button next to your Apple TV, then tap Forget This Device.
5.On your Apple TV, go to Settings > General > Remotes > Learn Remote, then follow the onscreen instructions.
6.On your iOS device, go to Settings > Bluetooth, then look for your Apple TV under My Devices.
7.””Your Apple TV should appear in the list of devices.””

Select your Apple TV from the list and apple tv remote should be paired with your Apple TV.

If you have an older Apple TV, you’ll need the white Apple TV remote that came with your device. If you have a newer Apple TV, you’ll use the Siri Remote that came with your device. You can also use a compatible third-party remote.

To pair your remote:

1. Open the Settings app on your Apple TV.
2. Select Remotes and Devices.
3. Select Remote Control. If you don’t see this option, your Apple TV doesn’t support the Remote app for iOS devices. You can still use your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch as a controller, but you’ll need to download a separate app from the App Store first.
4. Select Add New Remote.
5. If you’re using an iOS device, select your device from the list and your Apple TV should be paired with your remote automatically. If you’re using a Mac, continue to step 6.
6. On your Mac, open the Remote app for iOS devices and click Add Device at the bottom of the window. Your Mac will search for nearby Apple TVs that are ready to be paired with your remote and show them in a list on the screen of your Mac mini or iMac computer (you won’t see anything on other types of Macs). Select yours from the list and click Continue to pair it with your Apple TV remote control

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