If you own an Apple TV, you may have noticed that every time you use the remote to type something, a notification pops up on your iPhone or iPad asking if you want to use the keyboard for the Apple TV. While this feature can be helpful, it can also be annoying and disruptive. In this article, we will show you how to disable the Apple TV keyboard notification on your iPhone and iPad.
What is the Apple TV Keyboard Notification?
The Apple TV keyboard notification is a feature that allows you to use your iPhone or iPad as a keyboard for your Apple TV. This can be useful when you need to type in a search query or enter a password on your Apple TV. However, every time you use the remote to type, a notification pops up on your iPhone or iPad asking if you want to use the keyboard for the Apple TV. This can be distracting and interrupt your viewing experience.
How to Disable the Apple TV Keyboard Notification
To disable the Apple TV keyboard notification on your iPhone or iPad, follow these steps:
- Open the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad.
- Scroll down and tap on “Notifications.”
- Scroll down and find “Apple TV Remote Keyboard.”
- Tap on the toggle next to “Allow Notifications” to turn it off.
Once you have turned off the notifications, you will no longer receive the pop-up notification when using the Apple TV remote to type.
Other Ways to Use Your iPhone or iPad as an Apple TV Remote
If you still want to use your iPhone or iPad as a remote for your Apple TV, there are other ways to do so without the keyboard notification. You can download the Apple TV Remote app from the App Store, which allows you to control your Apple TV with your iPhone or iPad. This app also has a keyboard feature, but it does not have the annoying notification pop-up.
If you have followed the steps above and are still receiving the keyboard notification, try restarting your iPhone or iPad and Apple TV. If the issue persists, make sure that your devices are connected to the same Wi-Fi network and that your Apple TV is up to date with the latest software.
The Apple TV keyboard notification can be a useful feature, but it can also be disruptive. By following the steps above, you can easily disable the notification and still use your iPhone or iPad as a remote for your Apple TV. If you have any other tips or tricks for using the Apple TV remote, let us know in the comments below.