Apple TV: How to restart your Apple TV

Learn how to restart your Apple TV.

Restart your Apple TV by selecting Settings > General > Restart.

If you can't restart your Apple TV because it's unresponsive, try the following:

  • Hold down Menu and Down on the Apple Remote for six seconds, and then release when you see the indicator light on the Apple TV blink rapidly.
  • Unplug the Apple TV power cord for three seconds, and then plug it back in.
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