Step by Step guide to Activate Sling TV on your Devices – sling.com/activate

by RecipeLand May 06, 2022
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Sling TV Activate:

Sling TV got launched in the year 2015, and is an American streaming television service it is a good and a cheap option for the cord cutters, who want to have subscription video on demand. Through the subscription, one can select the major cable channels and OTT services. In this article, we will see the activation procedure of Sling TV on various devices, but before that, we will take a look at the other factors required.

Compatible streaming devices:

  • Roku
  • Apple TV
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Xbox console
  • Chromecast
  • Samsung smart TV
  • Xfinity
  • LG Smart TV

Pre-requisites:

  • Streaming device
  • Sling TV subscription
  • Laptop or mobile
  • Activation code
  • Internet connection

Types of subscriptions of Sling TV:

  • Sling TV Blue – Sling TV Blue costs $35 for a month, and with this package, you can get more news and entertainment channel.
  • Sling TV Orange – this also comes at the rate of $35 for a month, the only difference is that you will be introduced to Sports TV and family-oriented channels.

Sling TV also comes with a 7-day trial, and this can help you to be sure whether you subscribe to the app or not.

Guidelines for signing up for the Sling TV:

  • First you have to launch the web browser of any device and go to the website of the Sling TV at www.sling.com
  • Then you have to the Watch Now button, and then you will be taken to the SIGN IN page.

 

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  • Then you have to enter the Email and Password then click sing in.

 

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  • Then you have to choose from the 30+, 40+ or 50+ channels, i.e. Sling Orange, Sling Blue, or both.
  • Then you have to scroll down, and then you can select the add-ons called Extras that also includes the full works with Total TV Deal.
  • Then you can also add premium if you are willing to, and then you have to enter the payment details.
  • Then you have to click Finish and Submit and you are done.

As we have learned the sign-up procedure, we will now head on with the activation procedure.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on Roku:

  • First, you have to turn on the Roku player and then press the Home button to get to the Home Screen.
  • Then you have to go to the Streaming Channel and then to the Roku Channel Store.
  • Then tap on the Search bar and type the name Sling TV and tap on the Search
  • Then you have to select the app and then hit the Add Channel option to download and install the app.
  • Then you have to click on the Go to Channel and you will be taken to the Home Screen.
  • Then you have to select the channel to launch after the installation is complete.
  • Then you will be shown an activation code on the screen that you have to write it down somewhere.
  • Then you have to launch the web browser of your mobile or laptop and then go to the activation site using the web address sling.com/activate
  • Then you have to input the code and hit the Continue.

 

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  • Then you will be shown two optionsI’m signing in to the Sling TV or I’m signing up to the Sling TV.
  • After you are done signing in, you will be able to watch the contents on Roku.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on Apple TV:

  • First, you need to turn on the Apple TV and then get to the Home screen.
  • Then you have to go to the App Store and then you have to search for the app by typing the name on the Search bar.
  • Then you have to select the app and then hit the Get button to download and install the app.
  • After the completion of the installation, you have to launch the app.
  • Then you are supposed to get an activation code on the screen that you have to remember.
  • Then you have to go to the activation site after you have to launch the web browser of the mobile and go to the web address sling.com/activate
  • Then you have to give in the code in the space and hit the Continue
  • Then you have to sign in to the account of Sling TV by giving the credentials and once you are done, you can stream the contents on your Apple TV.

Guidelines to watch Sling TV on Apple TV using the Airplay option:

  • First, you have to install the Sling TV on the iPhone.
  • Then you have to sign in to the Sling TV account giving the credentials.
  • Then you have to search for the content that you want to watch, and then you have to select the Airplay
  • Then you have to click on the Apple TV and you have to switch on mirroring, which is present beside the Apple TV option.
  • Then the display will be shared on the screen immediately with the TV turned on.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on Amazon Fire TV:

  • First you have to turn on the Fire TV and then go to the Apps
  • Then you have to search for the app by typing the name on the Search bar and wait for the results to display.
  • Then you have to click on the app and then hit the Install or Get button to download and install the app.
  • Then you have to go to the app and launch it after the installation is complete and then you will see the activation code on the screen, and then you have to write it somewhere.
  • Then you have to launch the web browser from the mobile or laptop and then type the address sling.com/activate on the address bar.
  • Then you have to enter the code and then hit the Continue
  • Then you are taken to the next page, where you have to select from the options – I’m signing up for Sling TV or I’m signing in to Sling TV.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on Xbox:

  • First, you have to launch the Xbox console and then you have to sign in.
  • Then you have to go to the Microsoft Store and then search for the app and then select the app and download and install it.
  • Then you have to launch the app and then you will see an activation code on the screen that you need to take a note of.
  • Then you have to launch the web browser and go to the activation site using the web address sling.com/activate from your mobile or laptop.
  • Then you have to enter the code and hit the Continue button, and once you have completed the procedure you are done.

 

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Guidelines to watch Sling TV on Chromecast on iOS and Android:

  • First you have to turn on the Chromecast and TV and you have to plug the TV and Chromecast with the same HDMI.
  • Then you have to launch the Sling TV app on the tablet or smartphone.
  • Then you have to tap on the Cast icon on the smartphone, and then you have to select the name of the Chromecast and then you have to send the Sling TV to it
  • Then you are dine, whatever you will watch Sling TV, that will be casted on the TV.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on Samsung Smart TV:

  • First turn on the Samsung TV and press the Home button on the remote and you will be taken to the home screen.
  • Then you have to go to the Apps section, and search for the app and wait for the app to be displayed.
  • Then you have to select the app, and download and install it on the device.
  • Then after the installation is complete, you have to select the app to launch it and you will be shown an activation code, and you have to write it down somewhere.
  • Then you have to launch the web browser of the mobile o laptop and then go to the site using the web address sling.com/activate
  • Then you have to give the activation code in the space asked, and hit the Continue
  • Then you will have to sign in to the Sling TV account give the credentials, and you are done.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on Xfinity:

  • First you have to tap on the Xfinity button of the remote and go to the Home Screen.
  • Then you have to select Applications, and then search for the app and install it.
  • Then you have to launch the app after the completion of the installation.
  • Then you will be shown a code on the screen, and you have to note it down and go to the activation site using the address sling.com/activate from the mobile or laptop.
  • Then you have to enter the code and select the Continue
  • Then you have to sign in t Sling TV give the credentials, and you are done.

Guidelines for the activation of Sling TV on LG TV:

  • First you have to launch the LG Smart TV and then you have to connect it to the internet connection.
  • Then you have to go to the Home Screen, and then navigate to the LG Content Store.
  • Then you have to hit the Search icon, and then search for the Sling TV, and then you have to hit the Install button to download the app.
  • Then wait for the installation to complete, and then you have to launch the app.
  • Then you will be shown an activation code on the screen that you have to remember.
  • Then you have to launch the web browser of the mobile and go to the site using the web address sling.com/activate
  • Then you have to give the activation code and hit the Continue
  • Then you have to sign in to the Sling TV account, and then you are done.

Troubleshooting tips if the activation code do not work:

  • When you get the activation code, go to the activation site and enter the code. Do not wait for long as the code will be active till a certain time.
  • Check the internet connection is working fine, and there is no such fluctuations caused with the net.
  • Try clearing all the cache, and then go to the activation site and see if it works.
  • You can try switching off the device and then again go through the procedure to get a new activation code, and in this way, he activation might work properly.

Conclusions:

If you follow the procedure given above, then you would be able to activate the app on your streaming device in no time.

Support:

If you are facing any problem with the billing of the app, then you can contact them and reach out to @SlingAnswers on twitter, or you can visit the site of help.sling.com.

Reference:

sling.com/activate

www.sling.com

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