How to Share Apple TV with Family

If you have a family account on your iPhone and want to share your subscription to Apple TV, you’re in the right place. Here’s how you can do that:

First, open up your settings and tap on your name. Midway down, you’ll see Family Sharing. If you don’t already have people added to your family sharing, you can tap on the little person at the top right to add various people to your family. This will allow you to share all kinds of things, such as iCloud, Apple TV, Apple Music, and more. Once you’re done adding people, hit done.

Next, tap on subscriptions and then Apple subscriptions. You’ll see Apple TV as an option. Tap on it and it will prompt you to restore your Apple TV. You’ll need to download and install the Apple TV app and then pay for the subscription. Once you’ve done that, you can share it across all your family members at once. Everyone will be able to see the content on that specific Apple TV account across multiple devices.

That’s it! Now you know how to share Apple TV with your family. If you have any questions, feel free to leave them in the comments below.


How do I share my Apple TV+ with family?
On your iPhone or iPad, go to Settings, then tap your name.Tap Subscriptions.Scroll down and make sure that Share with Family is turned on.Tap the subscription that you want to share. If the subscription is individual or student, upgrade your subscription to a family plan.
Can you share Apple TV with someone?
Family Sharing lets you share viewing privileges with up to six family members. One adult in your household—the family organizer—invites family members to join the family group and agrees to pay for any purchases made by family members.
How many can you share Apple TV with family?
Family Sharing lets you and up to five other family members share access to amazing Apple services like Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple News+, Apple Arcade, and Apple Card.
Why won t my Apple TV share with family?
Check your Family Sharing settings. Make sure that you're using the same Apple ID for Family Sharing and Media &, Purchases. And make sure that purchase sharing is turned on. Then ask your family members to check their settings too.