This update adds compatibility with Samsung sound bars and improves general performance.
Your Apple TV will attempt to update your Apple TV Remote once a day when both devices are idle.
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Sometimes, the notification may get delayed, or not show up at all.
Should this happen to you, you will need to check for updates manually and this tutorial will teach you how to do just that.
tv OS 9.2 also includes an update for your Apple TV Remote.
Tip: To set the device to automatically download and install a software update as soon as one becomes available, go to Settings → General → Software Updates and choose Update Automatically.
By the way, folks using a third-party controller with their Apple TV will use the D-pad to select an item and press the A button to select it.
But if you’d rather not update over-the-air, you can always do it via USB through i Tunes, and restore your device from there, too, if you’re having problems.
The Apple TV wasn’t left out of the OS update frenzy this week.
Step 1: Go to Settings → General → Update Software and select Update Software. If one is available, a download message should appear.