Enrolling Apple TV Devices with Jamf School

Enrolling and managing Apple TV devices with Jamf School involves the following steps:

  • Download and install Apple Configurator 2.

  • Download the Management Profile from Jamf School.

  • Connect the Apple TV using an USB-C cable.

  • Enroll the Apple TV in Jamf School.


This steps covered in this document apply only to 3rd and 4th generation Apple TV.

Downloading and Installing Apple Configurator 2

Search for “Apple Configurator 2” in the Mac App Store and install it.

Downloading the Management Profile

In Jamf School, navigate to Devices > Enroll Device(s) > Manually (iOS & macOS) and download the management profile by clicking the Download Management Profile link.

Connecting the Apple TV 4k to Apple Configurator 2 Using Wi-Fi

  1. Ensure your Mac and Apple TV are on the same network.

  2. On your Apple TV, go to Settings > Remotes and Devices > Remote App and Devices.

  3. Launch Apple Configurator 2 on your Mac.

  4. From the Apple Configurator 2 menu, click Paired Devices.

  5. Select your Apple TV in the Paired Deices list and click Pair.

  6. On your Mac, enter the six digit pin that appears on the screen of your Apple TV.

  7. Select your Apple TV in the device window of the Apple Configurator.

Connecting the Apple TV Using a USB-C cable

Enrolling the Apple TV with a USB-C cable to your computer involves the following steps:

  1. Connect the USB-C cable.

  2. Put in the power cable.

  3. Put in a network cable with an active internet connection. This is more effective than configuring through Wi-Fi.

Enrolling the Apple TV in the Jamf School Management System

  1. On your computer, start Apple Configurator. If the Apple TV is connected correctly, you will see your Apple TV in the list of devices.

  2. Select the Apple TV and click Add.

  3. Click Profiles.

  4. Select the Management Profile you have downloaded from Jamf School Management System and click Add.

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