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It is possible to launch and list installed apps via the Apps interface. To use this interface, the Companion protocol must be available.

Using the Apps API

After connecting to a device, you get the apps interface via interface.AppleTV.apps:

atv = await pyatv.connect(config, ...)
apps = atv.apps

To retrieve a list of installed apps, use interface.Apps.app_list

app_list = await apps.app_list()

for app in app_list:
    print(f"Name: {}, Bundle Identifier: {app.identifier}")

To launch an app, use its bundle identifier when calling interface.Apps.launch_app

await apps.launch_app("")
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