Some apps do not play audio on TV when the silent mode is turned ON on your iPhone or iPad. You will have to turn silent mode OFF to be able play audio from such apps. There are multiple ways to turn silent mode OFF on your iPhone or iPad. Please see them below.
1 – Using the ring / silent switch on the left side of the device
All iPhones and some iPads have a ring / silent switch on the left side of the device (above the volume buttons). Move the switch in way that the switch does not have an orange background color as the image below.
2 – Using the control center to turn silent mode OFF
You can use the control center to turn silent mode OFF when you have one of the the below situations
- Your device does not have the ring / silent switch on the device. (For e.g some iPads)
- Your device is configured to use the silent / ring switch for orientation lock
In such a case, you can use the control center to turn mute OFF. On your iPhone / iPad Drag from the top or bottom to open the control center. Make sure that the ringer icon has a white color as shown in the below image.