Can you control your Apple TV from your Mac?

If you have an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you can use the iTunes Remote app to control your media library on your Mac. iTunes Remote is available as a free download from the App Store.

Is there an Apple TV app for OSX?

The Apple TV app is the first place you go to start watching on your Mac. Because the Apple TV app is also available on Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, and some smart TVs and streaming devices, you can take Apple TV wherever you go. …

How can I control my Apple TV without a remote Mac?

You can turn on an Apple TV without a remote simply by plugging it in — once it’s plugged in, it will turn on automatically. If your Apple TV is in Sleep Mode, try unplugging it and plugging it back in to wake it.

How do I connect my Apple TV remote to my Mac?

In the Apple TV app on your Mac, click the Remote button under Devices in the sidebar, then type the 4-digit code. The Apple TV app pairs the library on your computer with the iTunes Remote app on your device.

Does Apple Remote work with MacBook Pro?

The official Apple Remote works with all MacBook Pro versions that do not have the high-resolution Retina display.

Does Apple Remote work with iMac?

If you want to control your new iMac remotely and you own a mobile iDevice, there are remote apps you can use on both your iMac and iDevice. These apps work over Wifi and/or Bluetooth. Apple has its own remote app simply called Remote.

Why is Apple TV remote app not working?

Check that your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Apple TV or AirPlay 2-compatible smart TV. Restart your Apple TV or AirPlay 2-compatible smart TV. Also try restarting your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. If you still can’t set up the Apple TV Remote, contact Apple Support.

Where do I find Apple TV app on my Mac?

How to watch Apple TV on your Mac computer using the Apple TV website or app. You can watch Apple TV on your Mac by navigating to the Apple TV+ website. The Apple TV+ app is also available for Mac as long as you have macOS Catalina or newer.

How do you program an Apple TV remote?

To begin programming your remote, select the settings option on the main screen of your Apple TV. Within the settings menu select “Remote and Devices”. Within the “Remote and Devices” menu select “Learn Remote”. Note the section labeled “Home Theater Control” is grayed out.

How do you fix an Apple TV remote?

Do the following – Hold the remote close to the Apple TV. Press and hold down the Menu and Rewind buttons on the remote together. The standard holding time for re-pairing the remote is 6 seconds. If the Apple TV gives a flash after 6 seconds or so, the remote has been re-connected and it would work now.

What app can I use to control my Apple TV?

With the Apple TV Remote app or the Apple TV Remote in Control Center, you can control your Apple TV or AirPlay 2-compatible smart TV with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

How do I control my Apple TV?

Tap the Apple TV button to launch the control panel. You can then control your Apple TV by swiping the main navigation panel as you would your hardware remote. You’ll notice this software remote has the same controls as your main remote, but it lacks volume control.