ITunes Match not enabling on Apple TV

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by mhatter67, Dec 20, 2011.

  1. mhatter67, Dec 20, 2011
    Last edited: Dec 20, 2011

    mhatter67 macrumors newbie

    Dec 20, 2011
    Hi Everyone,

    I have subscribed to Itunes Match but cannot access it on my Apple TV 2, I just get the message, "To access music library in iClould need to subscribe to iTunes Match...."

    Very confusing I am on the latest version of
    iTunes for the mac
    Apple TV software
    Subscribed to ITunes Match

    How can I get my apple TV to see ITunes match:confused:)

    Thanks in advance

    Sorry I have found the answer and I feel silly, I have 2 apple ID and I had the wrong one selected (non ITunes Match account) in apple TV settings for ITunes store also I did not have iTunes match enabled as well!

    Silly me, really is annoying though that only half of my purchased TV programmes show at any one given time, because of the account I chose, as discussed on many forums apple need to allow people to merge their Apple ID's
  2. SirYossi macrumors regular

    Jan 4, 2012
    i think apple is working on a way for people to merge itunes accounts. I have two one before my .Mac account and one is my .Mac account (or rather icloud now). I have my itunes and ipod touch apps on my old yahoo itunes account and my mail and stuff is on my .mac apple ID account. I really want to merge the two so that i can take full use of icloud, but really do not want to plunk down couple hundred $ to rebuy apps. If it was just music hten i would not care as i bought very little music via itunes mostly apps. My .mac now icloud account is set up for the app store for the computer. I want to merge my yahoo and my wifes old yahoo itunes account under my icloud account so then i can do the itunes match - till apple allows people to merge accounts then itunes match is a waist for me.
    So as of late you can not merge accounts but apple says they are working on it.

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