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FireCore Brings YouTube Back to the Apple TV 2

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FireCore Brings YouTube Back to the Apple TV 2

By this aspect, you might have forgotten approximately your Apple TV 2, however the other people over at FireCore positive haven’t. Today, they launched a brand new model of the fashionable aTV Flash (black) software for jailbroken Apple TV 2s.

The new YouTube plugin for ATV2 lets in for surfing of in style movies in addition to in search of movies, channels, customers, or playlists. We're additionally running on a couple of different neat choices for next releases, so be certain that to stay your eyes peeled for updates.

How do A update?

Due to a few required at the back of-the-scenes adjustments, updating to 2.6 would require re-operating the aTV Flash (black) installer from a Mac or PC. Once up to date, long run releases may also be put in thru the local Apple TV menus as prior to. Links for the up to date model may also be discovered on your account beneath the Downloads tab.

If you'll be able to needless to say, the YouTube channel used to be got rid of from the Apple TV 2 remaining April, whilst more recent Apple TV 3’s maintain the YouTube capability. The removing of the YouTube app used to be part of Google’s attempt to streamline and sundown YouTube get right of entry to for older variations of iOS, which sadly incorporated the Apple TV 2d-era set most sensible field.
“As we improve the YouTube Data API to deliver extra options, we’ll start shutting down the antique model on April 20, 2015. This will lead to the present YouTube app now not running on sure software fashions from 2012 and older,” Google wrote.
With aTV Flash (black) model 2.6, FireCore provides again the lengthy misplaced YouTube capability by the use of a artful plugin. The new YouTube plugin works on any ATV2 operating Apple TV 5.3 or later. Of direction, you’ll want to be operating a jailbroken Apple TV 2 so as to set up aTV Flash (black). 

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