How do I check for updates to Apple TV?


To check for updates on your Apple TV:

Apple TV 3rd generation or earlier
  1. Go to Settings > General > Update Software. 
  2. If there's an update, download and install it. Don't disconnect or unplug your Apple TV until the update completes.
To allow your Apple TV 2 or 3 to automatically install updates when they're available, go to Settings > General > Update Software and turn on Update Automatically.

Apple TV 4 
  1. Go to Settings > System > Software Updates and Select Update Software.
  2. If there's an update, select Download and Install. Wait for your Apple TV to download the update. Don't disconnect or unplug your Apple TV until the update completes.
To allow your Apple TV 4 to automatically install updates when they're available, go to Settings > System > Software Updates and turn on Automatically Update. 



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