Question about Apple TV MB189LL/A 160GB RTL 160 GB USB 2.0 Hard Drive
Apple TV is setup to only play videos downloaded thru the iTunes store. I have heard there is a way to make Apple TV play your home videos you have downloaded to your computer but I don't know how to do this. Can you help? Thank you
You must create an alias to your movies folder in the iTunes folder and place it in your home movies folder.
so the path would be as follows if on a mac:
Macintosh HD/Users/your_user_name_here/Music/iTunes/iTunes Music/Movies
highlight it and make an alias by going to the file menu and selecting make alias.
now drag this alias folder into: Macintosh HD/Users/your_user_name_here/Movies
That should do it
Posted on Jun 27, 2009
You have to add your videos into iTunes for them to be visible to the ATV.
Posted on May 02, 2009
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