Use Display Accommodations on your Apple TV

Find out how to use vision aids on your Apple TV 4K or Apple TV HD, such as Colour Filters, Reduce White Point and more.

Set up Display Accommodations

Use a shortcut to turn Display Accommodations on and off

Set up Display Accommodations

Go to Apple TV Settings and select Accessibility > Display. Then turn Display Accommodations on or off.

Colour Filters

Colour Filters can help you differentiate between colours or to read onscreen text.

Select a Colour Filter:

  • Greyscale

  • Red/Green Filter (for Protanopia)

  • Green/Red Filter (for Deuteranopia)

  • Blue/Yellow Filter (for Tritanopia)

After you’ve chosen a Colour Filter (except Greyscale), you can select Intensity to adjust the filter’s strength.

To help you read onscreen text, select the Colour Tint option.

Light Sensitivity

Lower or increase the overall brightness.

Reduce White Point

Lower or increase the intensity of bright colours.

Use a shortcut to turn Display Accommodations on and off

  1. Go to Settings > Accessibility > Accessibility Shortcut.

  2. Select any features you want a shortcut for.

    Colour Filters appears selected on the Accessibility Shortcut menu
  3. Press and hold the Back buttonthe Back button or Menu on your Apple TV Remote to leave the Settings menu. To use the shortcut that you created, quickly press the Back buttonthe Back button or Menu three times on your remote.

    Colour Filters and Light Sensitivity shortcut options appear on the Accessibility screen
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