How to automate launching Ditto Receiver on an Apple TV 4K/HD without an MDM solution

The following setup for automating the Ditto Receiver Application launching on an Apple TV 4K/HD will require an iOS device to complete this setup. These steps will allow you to automate launching Ditto Receiver for tvOS without the use of an MDM solution. 

Step 1: Open Shortcuts application on the iOS device

Step 2: Select Create Personal Automation

Step 3: Select Time of Day

Step 4: Customize the time for this automation, then select Next

Step 5: Select Add Action

Step 6: Select Apps 

Step 7: Select Apple TV Remote 

Step 8: Select Wake Apple TV

**NOTE: if you see that "your shortcut does not have access to Apple TV Remote," then you will need to select Allow Access to proceed. 

Step 9: Select Apple TV, then select your Apple TV from the list of available devices.

Step 10: Select + to add another step to automation

Step 11: Select Open App on Apple TV 

Step 12: Select Apple TV, then select your Apple TV from the list of available devices. (repeat step 9) 

Step 13: Select TV to open the available apps menu for the Apple TV and select Ditto Receiver

Step 14: Select Next 

Step 15: Disable the "Ask Before Running" setting and select "Don't Ask" in the following popup message. 

Step 16: Select Done, and your automation is complete. 


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