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Apple TV 3 airplay keep disconnecting (icon disappear)

tarazan 595 164 January 6, 2013 at 08:54 PM
if I am streaming from my ipad something like youtube over airplay . it disconnects after couple of minutes and the airplay icon disappears .

I have to go to my apple tv settings/ turn off airplay and then turn it back on for the airplay icon to show up on my ipad to stream again , after couple of minutes same thing happens .

is the problem the apple TV or my router ? please help

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Probably your router. Sounds like it's dropping the Wifi connection.
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Quote from dzap View Post :
Probably your router. Sounds like it's dropping the Wifi connection.
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If possible, connect the apple tv via ethernet and make sure the iPad is running the latest version of iOS. 6.0.2 has a fix for some wifi issues.

You could also try re-positioning or replacing the router.
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