Know how you can download tvOS 10.2 beta 6 to your Apple TV

Apple has just seeded tvOS 10.2 beta 6 to developers. If you have been waiting for beta 6 to join tvOS 10.2, read on to learn about how to download and install it on your Apple TV.

There are two options for updating tvOS: over the air, which just updates the system software and; and via USB-C, which factory resets your Apple TV.

Steps to install the tvOS 10.2 beta over-the-air

Step 1: On your Mac, point your web browser to developer.apple.com/download.

Step 2: You need to enter your developer username and password to log in.

Step 3: Once you are in, click the blue Download button which is to the right of tvOS 10 beta configuration profile.

Step 4: Head to the Mac App Store to install the Apple Configurator app.

Step 5: You will be asked to connect your 4th gen Apple TV to AC power, and connect it to your Mac using a USB-C cable.

Step 6: On your Mac, open Apple Configurator, and then click Add Profiles to your Apple TV.

Step 7: You now need to add the tvOS 10 beta configuration profile you downloaded earlier.

Step 8: After the successful installation of the configuration profile, reboot your Apple TV.

Step 9: On your Apple TV, navigate to Settings > System > Software Update.

Steps to install the tvOS 10.2 beta over USB-C

Step 1: On your Mac, point your web browser to developer.apple.com/download.

Step 2: You need to enter your developer username and password to log in.

Step 3: Once you are in, click the blue Download button which is to the right of tvOS 10 restore image.

Step 4: Next up, click the blue Download button to the right of Xcode 8, and then install it on your Mac.

Step 5: You will be asked to connect your 4th gen Apple TV to AC power, and connect it to your Mac using a USB-C cable.

Step 6: Launch iTunes and click Apple TV when it shows up in iTunes.

Step 7: Press and hold the Option key and select Check for Updates.

Step 8: You now need to browse to and click the tvOS 10 beta you just downloaded.

That’s all there it takes. Got any questions about downloading tvOS 10.2 beta 6 to your Apple TV? Let us know in the comments below.

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