Is there a program on the USA Network that you have been watching in the app on your iPhone?
While the clarity of the iPhone screen can make it a good choice for watching videos, you might prefer to watch something on your television screen instead.
Our tutorial below will show you how to use the AirPlay feature of your iPhone so that you can watch USA shows on your television with the help of the Apple TV streaming device.
How to View a USA Network Program on Your Apple TV With AirPlay
- Open the USA app.
- Find a video and start watching it.
- Tap the screen, then touch the AirPlay icon.
- Select the Apple TV from the device list.
Our guide continues below with additional information on casting USA network TV shows from your iPhone to an Apple TV, including pictures of these steps.
Many television and cable channels have their own dedicated apps for streaming their content. USA counts among these channels, and you can download the USANow app to watch some USA shows on your device.
But you might be looking for a way to watch this content on a bigger screen. One way to accomplish this is via the AirPlay feature of your Apple TV. So if you have an iPhone and an Apple TV, then you can follow this guide to learn how to use those devices to watch USANow content on your television.
Related Topic: Our guide on how to watch Amazon Prime on an iPad will show you how to use that streaming app to view the content from your Amazon Prime subscription.
How to Use AirPlay to Watch USANow on Your TV (Guide with Pictures)
The steps in this article were written using an iPhone 6 Plus, in iOS 8.4. These same steps will work for other iOS devices using the same version of iOS. Steps may vary slightly for other versions of iOS.
This article will assume that you have already downloaded and installed the USANow app from the App Store. If not, then you can read this article to learn how to search for and install new apps on your iPhone.
Note that this app has been replaced with the USA network app, but the same process still applies for casting it from your phone to your Apple TV/
Your iPhone and your Apple TV will both need to be connected to the same wireless network for this to work. Click here to learn how to connect your Apple TV to a wireless network, or click here to learn how to connect your iPhone to a wireless network.
Step 1: Open the USANow app.
Step 2: Browse to the video that you want to watch.
Step 3: Tap the Play button on the video to start watching it.
Step 4: Tap on the screen to bring up the menu at the bottom, then tap the screen icon at the bottom-right corner of the screen.
Step 5: Tap the Apple TV option to start AirPlaying to your TV.
Now that you know how to cast the USA Now streaming app from your IPhone to your Apple TV with AirPlay, you will be able ot use this technique with this and other apps whenever you find a video on your phone that you would like to watch on your TV.
AirPlay is one of the best reasons to get an Apple TV, especially if you have an iPhone. You can use a similar method to watch other content from your device as well. For example, this article will show you how to AirPlay content from the Plex app to your Apple TV.
Matthew Burleigh has been writing tech tutorials since 2008. His writing has appeared on dozens of different websites and been read over 50 million times.
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