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  Old generation Apple TV loses wireless connection
by Weff2727 in Using Apple TV
166 1 2 months ago by mario49
  √Why can't I sync Apple TV 1st generation?
by creek49 in Using Apple TV
282 1 3 months ago by Winston Churchill
  Apple TV asked for an update - didn't work - light continuously flashes - how to fix?
by JWard3Dogs in Using Apple TV
250 1 4 months ago by Winston Churchill
  Why is my Apple TV not allowing movies to download
by lizfizz in Using Apple TV
307 1 5 months ago by mario49
  apple tv
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176 1 6 months ago by allen a
  Watch Disney, Disney XD and Watch ESPN not working
by budman2345 in Using Apple TV
1,274 3 6 months ago by jhchicago
  netflix has disappeared from my apple tv menu under internet. How do I get it back to watch netflix
by salpal in Using Apple TV
6,428 5 6 months ago by dwears
  cannot restart my apple tv (1st gen); only black screen
by Dmarz in Using Apple TV
384 3 7 months ago by Rudegar
  Error -3902  Problem connecting to the network
by Thor1794 in Using Apple TV
1,366 1 8 months ago by mario49
  4 hours to download a movie? Apple TV or my internet provider's problem?
by scottsaints123 in Using Apple TV
285 1 9 months ago by sheila_m.
  I have an Apple Tv 1st Gen, and can't sync music , but I can stream,?
by cassie 37 in Using Apple TV
263 3 9 months ago by Rudegar
  My Apple TV states in general menu "Activation: failed". What does that mean and how can I solve the problem?
by MichaMuc in Using Apple TV
960 1 10 months ago by sheila_m.
  connect iTunes on new macbook to apple tv 1st gen. library
by Caharo in Using Apple TV
847 3 10 months ago by Alley_Cat
  Connecting Apple TV
by VBliz in Using Apple TV
262 3 1 year ago by VBliz
  I have an apple TV 1st generation - it froze downloading a trailer and had to be unplugged.  Since then I cannot access the apple tv menu.  When I run diagnostics it says it is operating properly but will not factory restore.  What can I try?
by Applescruf in Using Apple TV
622 5 1 year ago by Stuart Hobbs
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196 1 1 year ago by Kappy
  How to restore Apple TV to factory default
by glenvdmerwe in Using Apple TV
5,226 3 1 year ago by Winston Churchill
  I want to restore my apple tv but message shows device cannot be found
by WWong8169 in Using Apple TV
386 2 1 year ago by Peterparker78
  I have a flashing light on my apple tv , only thing on the screen is a blue music symbol and some sort of USB cord.
by Haymon in Using Apple TV
7,675 4 1 year ago by Jgnewburn
  My TV shows USB connect to iTune icon on my television
by dave_561 in Using Apple TV
202 1 1 year ago by Malignance
  Problem doing a factory restore - won't connect to the network - (-6)  Any ideas?
by mandschlebe in Using Apple TV
284 0 1 year ago by mandschlebe
  Apple tv will not turn on
by Marisaac in Using Apple TV
769 2 1 year ago by Marisaac
  Cannot connect my Apple TV to my wireless network. Every other device works as advertised.
by Wooly1burger in Using Apple TV
275 1 1 year ago by vazandrew
  How to get to the main menu from home share
by JLAND in Using Apple TV
2,055 1 1 year ago by Mark-Mac-Developer
  HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO RESTORE APPLE (GEN 1) ?
by paula1040 in Using Apple TV
3,100 20 1 year ago by paula1040
  no puedo restaurar mi apple tv 1g aparece el logo de la manzana luego aparece una barra debajo de ella y me aparece un error le doy en reiniciar y se queda pegado en el logo apple
by ronithox in Using Apple TV
544 0 2 years ago by ronithox
  Home Sharing could not be activated
by Jonathan Keller in Using Apple TV
2,164 9 2 years ago by Winston Churchill
  appleTV freezing up
by White Fawn in Using Apple TV
2,771 1 2 years ago by Damian Smith1
  my apple tv is only showing apple logo and the white light keeps flashing what do i do
by osm140 in Using Apple TV
3,952 2 2 years ago by Damian Smith1

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