Depending on the iOS version on your iPad, you may or may not see the AirPlay icon (shown below) in your iPads Music app controls. AirPlay lets you wirelessly stream music, photos, and video to AirPlayenabled devices such as Apples AirPort Extreme, AirPort Express WiFi base stations, and iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch: Go to Settings WiFi. Also, make sure that Bluetooth is turned on. ; Apple TV: Go to Settings Network. If your Apple TV uses Ethernet, check that the cable is plugged into the router that you use for WiFi.
Ensure AirPlay is enabled on Apple TVIf you're trying to use an Apple TV to receive AirPlay streams but aren't seeing Airplay icon on ipad air icon on your phone or computer, you need to ensure that AirPlay is enabled on the Apple TV. After updating to a new version of iOS, some readers report their AirPlay icon missing or not found. If the AirPlay icon does not appear on your device (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Mac), or if the icon suddenly disappears, follow the steps below to AirPlay is essentially the link between your iOS Devices (such as iPhone, iPad, iPod touch) and your HDTV.
You can even use a Mac to stream content to your Apple TV to put your videos on the big screen, or play an iPhone game while using the iPhone as a controller or a second screen.
AirPlay is one of the iPad's coolest features, especially when you use AirPlay to connect your iPad to your TV via Apple TV. Apps like Real Racing 3 even utilize a twoscreen feature, which allows the app to show one thing on the TV and another thing on the iPad's screen. My iPad Air and iPad mini show icon without any problems, but I cannot get the iPhone 5 or 5S to show.
Everything is on same WiFi and routers are set to multicast. I tried the language change and no luck. In short, I've got 2 ipads, 2 iphones, I'm a premium spotify subscriber, I can use the native apple Remote app to stream music from either ios device to either my laptop or to my Denon 3312 Amplifier (which supports Airplay) via Airplay.