“I restarted the Apple TV since it wouldn’t detect my iPhone over bluetooth. When it rebooted, it presented me with a nice screen showing me I have to plug it into iTunes. So now I seem to be stuck on that screen, no matter how many times I reboot the device.”
Recently, many people have complained that their Apple TV shows connect to iTunes screen and cannot boot normally. This issue could occur after jailbreak, restore or simply a restart. Thankfully, we have gathered some useful tips which can help you to exit recovery/restore mode on Apple TV quickly, check them out and have a try.
Launch the “Settings app”, scroll down the “Sleep Now” menu and click the touchpad to select it. However, if this not working, unplug the TV from electrical socket and then plug again. Try to turn on the device to check if it works now.
If you failed to get Apple TV out of recovery mode after trying the method above, a free tool you are recommended to try is Tenorshare ReiBoot. This professions program is designed to get any iOS devices from recovery mode stuck, including Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and even Apple watch. Follow the steps to check how it works.
Video Guide to Get Apple TV Out of Recovery Mode
However, if you are unclikly in a server situation and still cannot remove Apple TV from recovery mode stuck, factory reset will be your last choice. Be careful to use this method as all the data will be wiped from the device.
In this article, we’ve introduced 3 easy methods to fix Apple TV 1/2/3/4/4k generation stuck in recovery mode, hope they can work for you. If you have any other questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.