Updating apple tv
You can even set your Apple TV to automatically update itself so you never have to do it again.
The 4th Generation Apple TV runs software called tv OS, which is a version of the i OS (the operating system for the i Phone, i Pod touch, and i Pad) customized for use on a TV and with a remote control.
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Like its predecessor, the fourth-generation Apple TV will put up a message when a software update is available.
Sometimes, the notification may get delayed, or not show up at all.
Choose Download and Install to start the update process.
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.
When you choose to apply the software update, your Apple TV initiates a background download.You can update through the Apple TV interface, or for a fast and clean upgrade – use i Tunes on your PC or Mac.The easiest way to update, is use the Apple TV interface. If you want to have a clean restore and update, connect it to your computer and use i Tunes instead.To learn about new features, enhancements and refinements provided by Apple TV software updates in greater detail, check out Apple’s support document.Information about products not manufactured by Apple, or independent websites not controlled or tested by Apple, is provided without recommendation or endorsement.