You are able to watch PBS videos on your Apple-tv however, you must first trigger the device. The activation steps are similar regardless of whether or not you have the Passport member benefit (Learn more about Passport).
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- Whenever you're on your Apple TV and receive a message to activate, take note of this activation code.
- On your personal computer, tabletcomputer, or phone, open a web browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
- Type http://www.pbs.org/activate from the address bar.
- Type your activation code in the textbox provided.
- Click Carry on
- Your appletv has been triggered and you're able to return to a Apple TV to start watching PBS videos.
The way to activate Apple Television
- When you have exactly the PBS program open in your Apple television, then click Settings located on very top of the screen.
- Click De-activate located at the bottom of the screen. In Case You Have an Apple TV 4, click Change Account > Log Out.
- A screen indicating that the app should be triggered appears.
- Activation guidelines are displayed on the monitor along side a 7-character activation code.
- Proceed to your computer and open a browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
- In the address bar, type http://pbs.org/activate.
- Input the seven-character activation code in the textbox provided. That isn't your Passport activation-code.
- Click Keep on .
- You are taken to a new page requesting you to register up in a Google, face book, or PBS account.
- Pick the same account you used when you triggered Passport. If you register up in a different email address, you won't be signed up in with your Passport account and you will not be able watch Passport videos.
The best way to make a PBS account
Creating a PBS accounts allows you to use the Exact Same email address And password across all of PBS services and products. This section demonstrates how to create a PBS accounts only. To Create a face-book or Google account, you must go to those individual sites (www.facebook.com along with www.google.com)