PBS is the abbreviation of Public Broadcasting Service that is a television program distributor. Due to the increasing demand of the users and the enhancement of the digital era the company launched its streaming application. This app allows the users to stream PBS shows on any device without a cable tv connection. In this article, we will discover how you can activate and stream PBS on any device.
How to Sign up or create an account on PBS?
To activate PBS on your device you must have a PBS subscription. And for the PBS subscription, you need a PBS account. Follow the below-stated steps to create an account on the PBS streaming application:
- Go to https://www.pbs.org/ the official website by using a web browser.
- Here click on the Signup button available on the screen
- After that, a signup page will appear on the screen
- On this page enter the asked information in the Signup form
- You need to accept the terms and conditions
- Click on the “Submit” button.
- Verify your mobile number or email if necessary
- In the end, a confirmation or success message will appear on the screen.
After creating an account you can purchase a subscription by choosing a subscription plan on PBS.
How to activate the PBS account on your device?
Once you are done with account creation and subscription purchase its time to select the device on which you want to watch PBS. Then proceed with the following steps for activation:
- Go to the application store of the device.
- Click on the search bar and search for the PBS app
- Download and install the application in your device
- Select the application from the installed applications screen
- Click on it to open the application.
- Now login to your PBS account that you have created previously.
- After login, a new screen will open with the activation code. Keep this activation code safe by making a note of it.
- Further on a computer go to the pbs.org/activate using a web browser
- Login to your account again if necessary.
- Enter the activation code in the given space available on the screen
- Click on the “Continue” button and complete the rest of the instructions.
Once you completed the steps successfully, a success message will appear on the screen. Now refresh the PBS app screen on your device and you will see that the app will allow you to stream whatever you want under the conditions of your subscription plan.