To activate CBS on your Roku device, follow these steps:
Step 1: Turn on Your Roku Device: Press the Home button on your Roku remote to go to the Roku home screen.
Step 2: Navigate to the Roku Channel Store: Select “Streaming Channels” from the menu to open the Roku Channel Store.
Step 3: Find the CBS Channel: Go to the “Movies & TV” category, then search for the CBS channel. You may also use the search function to find it by typing “CBS”.
Step 4: Add the CBS Channel: Once you’ve located the CBS channel, select it and then choose “Add channel” to install it on your Roku device.
Step 5: Launch the CBS Channel: After adding the channel, open it. You will see an activation code displayed on your TV screen. Note this code as you will need it for the next steps.
Step 6: Activate CBS on a Web Browser: On a separate device (such as a computer or smartphone), go to the CBS activation page specified for Roku devices, which is typically “cbs.com/tv/roku” or a similar URL provided on your TV screen.
Step 7: Enter the Activation Code: On the activation page, enter the code that you noted down from your TV screen.
Step 8: Complete the Activation Process: Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the activation process. This may include signing in with your CBS account or creating a new one if you don’t already have one.
Step 9: Start Watching CBS on Roku: Once the activation is successful, your Roku device will refresh, and you should have access to CBS content through your Roku device.
This process allows you to watch CBS content, including live TV and on-demand episodes, directly on your Roku device. If you encounter any issues during the activation process, you may need to refer to the CBS or Roku support pages for further assistance.