Many Apple TV users report application efficiency. It’s not uncommon for apps like Hulu and Netflix not to work on Apple TV. Sometimes, the problem of the Hulu app not working on Apple TV could occur as a result of the malfunctioned app or streaming device. It doesn’t matter what the problem is, it can be quite annoying not being able to find out the right solution for it and to ensure the proper functioning of the app.
When Hulu is down..
Are you receiving the below-mentioned error messages on Apple TV while trying to stream Hulu?
- Video is no longer available
- Unable to access Hulu
- Sorry, an error occurred
You can follow below-mentioned solutions to fix problems befalling Hulu:
1. Make sure the Apple TV is properly connected
Start off by checking whether your Apple TV connects to your Wi-Fi network. If it is still Hulu doesn’t work on Apple TV, then you should check the Wi-Fi strength. You can check the Wi-Fi network strength by accessing another streaming service.
If no other streaming service works, then the problem could be within your Wi-Fi network. You should try to connect to a different network or repair your existing network.
2.Restart Apple TV
If your Wi-Fi network is perfectly fine, yet Hulu ceased to work on Apple TV, then you should restart your Apple TV. Restarting the device may eliminate any issues that may be interfering with the functionality of applications and causing these issues. Here are the steps that you can follow to restart your Apple TV:
Step 1: On your Apple TV, go to Settings followed by selecting “General”.
Step 2: Locate “Restart” from the list of options displayed and select it.
3.Force Close Hulu Application
If the Hulu app still ceases to work, you will have to force the app to close on Apple TV. Here is how you can do that;
Step 1: Turn on your Apple TV
Step 2: On the Apple TV’s ‘home screen’, you need to double click the TV button on the Apple TV’s remote.
Step 3: Using the trackpad, you need to swipe the right to find the Hulu app.
Step 4. Swipe up to force the application to close. Press the menu button on your Apple TV’s remote control to exit multitasking mode.
4.Updating the app on Apple TV
If you haven’t done it already then make sure you configure Apple TV to automatically update apps. Sometimes an outdated app could work abnormally. If that is the case, then may behave abnormally. Here is how you can enable automatic updates for apps on your Apple TV:
Step 1: On your Apple TV, you need to launch the Settings app followed by selecting “Apps” from the list of options.
Step 2: Click “Update apps automatically” to disable the feature.
Apps are going to update automatically in the background. If you want to check if the Hulu app is up to date, then you can go to the ‘Purchased’ section of the app store followed by clicking ‘Recently Updated’.
If these solutions don’t work for you, then you should get in touch with channel activate experts to get information about your Hulu app. If possible, then you should uninstall the app, reinstall and activate it. For more information click at Hulu Activate.