Your Apple TV isn’t that smart without a stable internet connection. All the apps you use on your Apple TV devices, such as Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Plex, HBO Max, Disney +, Amazon Prime Video, or Twitch—need a stable and active wireless connection for you to be able to use them without any hassle. Also, if you’ve just changed a new Wi-Fi router in your home, you might have issues setting up your Roku device to connect to the new Wi-Fi network. No worries! This quick guide will assist you in how to change Wi-Fi on Apple TV.

To change Wi-Fi on Apple TV, you must know the details mentioned below,

  • Wireless Network Name (SSID)
  • Wireless Network Key (Password)

Most Wi-Fi routers have a label regarding their details. If the details are not there, check those details in the documentation that came up with your Wi-Fi router.

How to Change Wi-Fi on Apple TV?

Quick Guide: Settings -> Networks -> WiFi -> Select the new WiFi -> Enter Password -> Click Done

1. Launch the Settings app on your Apple TV.

settings app on apple tv

2. Go to Network > Wi-Fi.

choose wifi in networks menu

3. Wait for the nearby Wi-Fi network to appear.

4. Choose your Wi-Fi network from the list.

how to change wifi on apple tv

5. Enter the password associated with your Wi-Fi network and select Done.

enter the wifi password

6. Finalize the action by clicking on the OK button.

Alternative Methods – To change Wi-Fi on Apple TV

Method 1: Manually Enter a Network on Your Apple TV

You can also change the Wi-Fi network on Apple TV manually as well. To change the network manually, try the below method:

1. Head to the Settings app on your Apple TV.

2. Select Network.

3. Choose the Wi-Fi option.

choose wifi option on apple tv

4. Select Other.

5. Enter the name of your Wi-Fi network and select Done.

6. Then, enter the password of your Wi-Fi network and follow the on-screen instruction to finish the process.

enter wifi password on apple tv

Method 2: Forget a Network on Apple TV

1. Go to the Settings app on your Apple TV.

2. Select Network.

3. Click on the Wi-Fi option.

choose wifi in networks menu

4. Select the network you want to forget by your Apple TV.

5. At last, choose Forget Network.

forget network on apple tv

So these are all the complete list of methods to change Wi-Fi on Apple TV. When your Apple TV has a stable Wi-Fi connection, you can use the web-based apps and all the streaming services on your Apple TV without any problem. So you can gain a lot of advantages by changing your Apple TV’s internet connection with a strong Wi-Fi network.

FAQs

1. How do I switch my Apple TV to a new Wi-Fi?

You can easily switch to a new Wi-Fi by hovering over the Wi-Fi settings under the Network Settings. If the new Wireless network is displayed, you can simply enter the password and connect it.

2. How do I change my Wi-Fi on my Apple TV without a remote?

You can either connect using Ethernet or use Apple TV remote app on your iPhone to change the Wireless Internet.

3. Why isn’t my Apple TV connecting to Wi-Fi?

This might be due to some error. You can try connecting to Wi-Fi by restarting your device or updating it to the latest version.