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Take Control of Apple TV, 2nd Edition by Josh Centers

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Control Your Apple TV

The Siri Remote is simple, yet highly advanced. It’s used to navigate the Apple TV’s interface, summon Siri, play games, and even to control your home entertainment center. I explain how to use it in the pages that follow.

I also look at other remote options in these topics:

  • Run the Apple TV Remote App discusses the Apple TV Remote app. Designed for the fourth-generation Apple TV and Apple TV 4K, this app is optimized for the iPhone and iPod touch. It can do nearly anything the Siri Remote can do, plus its software keyboard eases password entry.

  • Using the iOS 11 Control Center explains how to use a shortcut in iOS’s Control Center to operate your Apple TV.

  • Use the Old Apple Remote describes how to use the older Apple remote ...

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