The Apple TV app uses your movie and show watch history to customize recommendations under the For You or For All of You section. You can turn it off and stop seeing those automatic suggestions on your Apple TV. Here’s how.
With Family Sharing activated, you may see some outrageous recommendations based on everyone’s viewing history. Fortunately, you can turn off the “For All of You” section and clear your watch history on your Apple TV.
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How to turn off All For You recommendations on Apple TV
Your Apple TV needs to be running tvOS 15 or higher to allow you to turn off personalized recommendations for your account or all accounts. If you’re not sure which version you’re using, check out our guide to updating your Apple TV.
To get started, open the Settings app on your Apple TV.
Select “Users and Accounts”.
Select the user account under the “Default User” section.
Scroll down to the Manage section and click on the All of You option to select Don’t Include Me.
Press the Back key on the Apple TV Remote, and go back to the main Settings window. Scroll down and select “Applications.”
Under “App Settings”, you will need to select “TV”.
Scroll down and tap on Clear Play History.
Choose the red “Clear Playback History” button on the confirmation page.
You can now go back to the Apple TV home, open the Apple TV app and check that the “For All of You” or “For You” section will now display various suggestions. However, you can always cancel your Apple TV + subscription if you are not satisfied with the general recommendations.
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