Apple TV: About the Status Light
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Apple TV has a status light (LED) on the front that indicates what's happening.
|If Status Light||Apple TV is|
|Is solid white||ON|
|Is off||OFF or in STANDBY|
|Blinks amber||Starting up|
|Flashes white once||Accepting a command from the remote|
|Flashes amber once||Rejecting a command from the remote (you've paired a remote with Apple TV but you're using a remote that's not paired). Please see "Pairing and Unpairing the Apple Remote with Apple TV."|
|Alternates between white and amber||Having issues, refer to Service FAQ|
Last Modified: Feb 20, 2012