How to delete apps on Apple TV

Geek 2.0 - May 26, 2020

How to delete apps on Apple TV - Intertuto

There are different ways to remove and hide apps on Apple TV either with your settings or your Home screen.

              It is simple to delete unwanted applications on Apple TV, a few clicks of the remote control are enough to do it but with Apple TV deleting applications is not limited to that. Read these tips to understand better.

Note that this article mainly concerns Apple TV and Apple 4k 4th generation on tvOS 11 and 12 but in some places some advice also applies to Apple TV models of 2nd and 3rd generations.

HOW TO DELETE APPLICATIONS ON APPLE TV FROM THE HOME SCREEN

The steps are as follows:

 Use the remote control to highlight the application you want to delete;

 Click and hold the button on the remote control until the applications on the home screen start to shake;

 Click on the Play / Pause button on the remote control;

 In the menu that appears, use the remote control to highlight the Delete option then click on the remote control;

 The application is deleted from your Apple TV.

HOW TO DELETE APPLICATIONS ON APPLE TV FROM THE SETTINGS APP

Follow these steps to use the removal apps on Apple TV:

 Use the remote control to select the Settings application, then click on the remote control to open the application;

 Click on general;

 Scroll down to the use section and Click on Manage storage;

 Scroll through the list of applications until you find the one you want to delete. Make sure it is highlighted;

 Click on the remote control to select the application you want to delete;

 On the screen that appears, click Delete;

 The application is deleted from your Apple TV.

How to hide apps on Apple TV

If you have an application that you want to keep without seeing it on your home screen, hide it in a folder. See the procedure for managing applications on Apple TV for information on how to create a folder on Apple TV and receive advice on using the applications. Please note, on 2nd and 3rd generation Apple TV models you can only hide the applications and not delete them, so follow all the steps to delete the previous applications but select Hide instead of deleting in the last step. Go to settings, then Main menu to display the applications on these models.

HOW TO DELETE APPLICATIONS ON MULTIPLE APPLE TV AT A TIME

It is possible when you have several Apple TVs at the same time to configure them to delete them at once all the applications (4th generation or 4k models only). The One Home Screen function ensuring that all your Apple TVs have the same applications organized in the same way on their home screen will be useful. To activate a home screen, follow this process:

 Open the Settings application;

 Select accounts;

 Select iCloud;

 Switch the One Home Screen option to on;

 Now, each time you make a change to the applications or the presentation of one of your Apple TVs, the others use iCloud to update automatically.

 

This article is for you an asset because it showed you different ways to remove apps on Apple TV. This deletion can be done either from the home screen or from the Settings application, which has been demonstrated in the article, we have shown you how you can hide your applications on Apple. TV and if you have several Apple TVs at the same time how to remove the applications.

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