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Apple TV Guide IV: Create a Tag and assign it

Create a Tag

Please refer to our Management Guide Part III: Tags for further information. In this Guide we will create a random Tag and assign it to your first device. 

  • Open your Silverback Management Console (e.g
  • Login as an Administrator
  • Navigate to Tags 
  • Click New Tag
  • Enter a friendly name (required)
  • Enter a description (optional)
  • In the Enabled Features Area
    • Enable Profile
  • In the Device Types Area (required)
    • Enable AppleTV
  • Click Save

Configure Restrictions

  • Navigate to Restrictions. Please refer to our full documentation Restrictions
  • Uncheck e.g. Changing Device Name
  • Click Save

Configure Wi-Fi

  • Navigate to Wi-Fi
  • Click New WiFi Profile
  • Enable Wi-Fi Settings
  • Enter a SSID, e.g. Imagoverum Wi-Fi
  • Select your Security Type, e.g. WPA 2
  • Enter your WPA 2 Password
  • Enable Hidden Network (optional)
  • Enable Automatically Join (optional)
  • Configure Proxy Settings (optional)
  • Click Save
  • Confirm with Yes

Assign the Tag

  • Navigate to Definition
  • Enable Auto Population

With this setting our new Tag will apply by default to all AppleTV devices

  • For additional configuration please refer to our full document Auto Population
  • Click Save & Close
  • Confirm with OK

Proceed with with next chapter 

Check your Changes

  • Navigate back to your AppleTV
  • Navigate to Settings > General > Name
  • Try to rename your device
  • It should not work or the option should be disappeared

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