What is Home Sharing for Apple TV?

Home Sharing is a simple way to connect content between Mac computers and Apple TV, You can access music, movies, audiobooks, and more from the iTunes library on your desktop or laptop without having to be connected to iCloud.

How do I turn on iTunes home sharing?

In the iTunes app on your PC, choose File > Home Sharing > Turn On Home Sharing. Type your Apple ID and password, then click Turn On Home Sharing. If you don’t have an Apple ID, click Create New Apple ID and follow the onscreen instructions.

How do I turn on Home Sharing on the remote app?

How to set up your iPhone as an Apple TV remote with Home Sharing

  1. On your Apple TV, open Settings.
  2. Scroll down and click on Accounts (or “Users and Accounts” depending on the model and operating system).
  3. Scroll down and click on “Home Sharing.”

What is home share?

Home sharing is a living arrangement in which two or more unrelated people share a house or apartment. A home share program provides a service that helps to match a person who has an extra room or separate unit available (a provider) with a seeker who is looking for a place to live.

How do you use Family Sharing on Apple TV?

Family Sharing lets you share viewing privileges with up to six family members….Add additional Apple ID accounts

  1. Open the Apple TV app. on your smart TV or other device.
  2. Navigate to Settings.
  3. Select Accounts, then select Add New Account.
  4. Follow the onscreen instructions to do either of the following:

How do I connect my iPhone to the Apple TV Remote app?

Set up the Apple TV Remote in Control Center

  1. Open Control Center:
  2. Tap the Apple TV Remote.
  3. Tap your Apple TV or smart TV from the list.
  4. When asked, follow the onscreen instructions to enter a four-digit passcode into your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

How do I pair my Apple TV Remote app to my Apple TV?

Point your remote at your Apple TV. Make sure that the remote is about three inches from the Apple TV. Press and hold Back (or Menu) and Volume Up for five seconds. If asked, place your remote on top of Apple TV to complete pairing.