Interesting bug found on AppleTV

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by hw007, Jun 29, 2013.

  1. hw007, Jun 29, 2013
    Last edited: Jun 29, 2013

    macrumors member


    Nov 15, 2011
    51.5799259, -0.2282228

    Found something interesting on AppleTV (3rd Gen)

    I was streaming a film from my computer to AppleTV using iTunes (homeshare) OSX 10.8.4, my dad decided to open up Firefox, which had a video playing on the website - some NBC news website

    Video on AppleTV stopped playing and I got just the voice from the video from the website

    Can anyone confirm that they can replicate this

  2. macrumors Nehalem


    Feb 19, 2005
    Similar situation but using an iPad. I don't know if it's a bug because AirPlay is just using the most current feed. Someone else may be able to confirm its a bug. It's probably good that your dad wasn't viewing something seedy. :eek:
  3. macrumors member

    Jun 20, 2012
    I couldn't get mine to do this. I'm using a mid 2010 MBP 13 with Lion and an ATV 2.
  4. macrumors 68030

    Dec 24, 2010
    Olympia, WA
    I've noticed something similar happens when I'm Airplaying from the Plex app on my iPhone and I open a game or something that includes sound. It'll play both audio streams.
  5. macrumors 68040


    Oct 12, 2005
    I've found if I set my ATV to 1080 to my Sharp Aquos it kills the EPG and broadcast digital TV stations.. I can't seem to change the channel to a working TV station.

    Though in 720P no issues...

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