AirPlay to the TV

Wakes the Apple TV and sets the playback destination to that device, making any videos play over AirPlay.

Matthew's Score
5/5
Total Actions
2

Shortcut Information

Use this shortcut to watch videos on the big screen more regularly.

Even though AirPlay is right in Control Center, I rarely take advantage of it – saying this to Siri while I’m watching a YouTube video, for example, throws it right on the TV.
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Compatibility
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iOS Features

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Extra Details

Run Shortcut deep link
shortcuts://run-shortcut?name=AirPlay%20to%20the%20TV
Open Shortcut deep link
shortcuts://open-shortcut?name=AirPlay%20to%20the%20TV
AppleScript
tell application “Shortcuts Events” run shortcut “AirPlay to the TV” end tell

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