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How to Activate PBS on Roku?


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download and install PBS on Roku

  1. Power on your Roku device and access the home screen.
  2. Use the search function to type “PBS.”
  3. From the search results, locate the PBS app.
  4. Click on “Add Channel” to start the download.
  5. After the process completes, the PBS app will appear on your home screen.

Activate PBS on Roku

  1. Open the PBS app from the Roku home screen.
  2. A unique activation code might appear on your screen.
  3. Using a different device, such as a computer or mobile device, open a web browser and go to the PBS activation webpage.
  4. Input the activation code displayed on your TV.
  5. Follow any subsequent steps provided on the webpage.
  6. After completion, your Roku should refresh, allowing you to access PBS content.

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