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Library for controlling an Apple TV

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A client library for Apple TV and AirPlay devices

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This is an asyncio python library for interacting with Apple TV and AirPlay devices. It mainly targets Apple TVs, but also support audio streaming via AirPlay to receivers like the HomePod as well.

All the documentation you need is available at

What can it do?

Some examples include:

  • Remote control commands
  • Metadata retrieval with push updates
  • Stream files via AirPlay
  • List and launch installed apps

...and lots more! A complete list is available here.

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