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I posted earlier that I still occasionally have a problem with communication loss between my ATV and Netflix via Wifi. I was wondering if maybe I missed a step of activating the Netflix Ready Device with a Netflix code.
This is mentioned on the Netflix site.
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No code necessary on the ATV, you just login with your account id and password. Mine occasionally says that it cannot communicate with Netflix, but I try again in a few seconds it is always OK.

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Now for some reason I can't log into Netflix with either of my ATVs, but I can log in and watch movies on my iMac. I have tried entering the user name and password several times, but I just get messages that Netflix is unavailable at this time or cannot connect to server.
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I found out Netflix was having problems streaming to Apple TV, but not computers.
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My iPad was having issues last night as well. Finally got it to go after about 10 minutes.

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