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How to change the screensaver on your Apple TV

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How to change the screensaver on your Apple TV

How do you give your Apple TV a brand new dozing glance? By way of converting the screensaver, in fact!

If you end up now not actively the use of your Apple TV, it assists in keeping your tv display from keeping on a selected symbol with a screensaver. Through default, you'll be able to see Apple's Aerial drone pictures of more than a few towns as your screensaver, however you'll be able to change this at any time. This is how.

How to change the screensaver on your Apple TV

  1. Open the Settings app on your Apple TV.
  2. Choose Common.

  3. Choose Screensaver.
  4. Make a selection Sort.

From right here, you might have a number of considered one of 5 other classes of screensaver: Aerial, Apple Pictures, My Pictures, House Sharing, or My Song.


Those stunning, slow-motion movies have been filmed through Apple, and permit you to peek at various towns from a birds-eye view. To allow the Aerial screensaver, simply choose this feature.

Apple Pictures

Those photographs also are provided by way of Apple (who'da thunk?) and come with Animals, Plants, Landscapes, Nature, and an collection of stills from the corporate's widespread Shot on iPhone marketing campaign. To allow one in every of the Apple Pictures collections, click on on the one you favor.

My Pictures

When you've got both My Photograph Movement or iCloud Photograph Library enabled on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, or PC, you'll be able to make a selection photographs or albums from this listing to incorporate right into a screensaver on your Apple TV. (Simply keep in mind, other folks will most probably see those photographs, so make a selection correctly!)

  1. From the Sort display, choose My Pictures.
  2. Choose the photograph album you wish to have to use as your screensaver.
  3. Choose Set as Screensaver.

  4. Choose Sure.

House Sharing (iOS 10 most effective)

This option, coming in iOS 10, lets in you to choose movies, podcasts, or track to play for your screensaver.

My Song (iOS 10 most effective)

Need to take a look at album covers whilst your Apple TV sleeps? Simply pick out this feature.


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