AirPlay helps you to share your entire screen, photos or video on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch to an Apple TV. It works smoothly while mirroring your iDevice’s screen to Apple TV or t the time of sharing iPod or iPhone content directly from an app. However, this is also not free from flaws like all the other electronic gadgets. We have seen that many of the users often have face the problem ‘iPhone AirPlay not working’ recently. And if you are also among one of those users that are presently facing such an error then stop worrying. In this article, we are going to describe all the situations you might face regarding AirPlay and how to tackle them. Hence, read the article on and fix the error smoothly.
How to fix iPhone AirPlay Not Working Issue?
Before doing anything else, check whether your device is compatible as AirPlay only works if you share content to an Apple TV or AirPlay-enabled speaker or receiver. And along with that, you need to also ensure the fact that you are using the latest version of the iOS device and Apple TV.
Know the Easy Process to Fix the Issue if No AirPlay Options are Available:
If you find no Airplay option available or a ‘Looking for Apple TV’ Message Showing in Control Center on your iPhone or iPad, it is best to follow the steps that are given below. And it is really wise to Restart your iPhone/iPad and Apple TV in order to fix the error very first.
- In this case, first of all, you need to go to the Settings section on your iPhone. From there, look for the option Wi-Fi and make sure whether you are using the same Wi-Fi network as your Apple TV.
- To confirm the Wi-Fi network on your Apple TV, at first, go to the Settings section and then Network and from there to the Wi-Fi option.
- And of course, on your Apple TV, you have to ensure that AirPlay is turned on. And to do so, go to the Settings section and then AirPlay.
It is worth mentioning here, that if the AirPlay Device that you need is not showing then in that case also these steps can help you. If the reason behind your problem is different then read on the article.
What You Should Do if iTunes Store or Third-party Content Can’t Be Streamed?
You should know that at the time of streaming iTunes Store content and some other types of content on your Apple TV, a strong and stable Internet connection is necessary.
To fix the error you have to go to Settings at first. From there, go to the Network section. Then go to Wi-Fi and check the Wi-Fi connection properly. Now, again try to connect your iDevice and Apple TV.
When it comes to AirPlay rented content, it needs to be downloaded completely. So, wait until it is completely downloaded. At the same time check the product page or website of the app you’re using if the app supports AirPlay. Lastly, check if the error is resolved or not.
With all the above things you need to check if there is any Network Lag or the Content is getting interrupted. Hope after trying the above methods you will be able to get rid of the situation with ease. You can also share your experience with us about which one helped you and which refused to help you. And don’t forget to stay connected with our website to get more such an article.