How to Activate DISH Anywhere on your TV at

Have you heard of DISH Anywhere? It’s Dish Network’s TV streaming service that lets you watch live and DVR TV anywhere. Pretty handy! With DISH Anywhere, you can:

  • Stream DISH channels and DVR recordings
  • Access on-demand shows and movies
  • Use popular apps like Netflix and YouTube
  • Manage your DVR schedule and recordings

In this guide, we’ll walk through how to use DISH Anywhere on various devices like smartphones, Roku, Fire TV, and more. Let’s get started!

Activating Anywhere

Before you can start streaming, you need to activate DISH Anywhere through the website or mobile app.

To activate, you’ll need:

  • Your DISH account credentials
  • DISH Anywhere activation code

Here’s how to find the code on some popular streaming devices: Firestick or Fire TV

  1. Open DISH Anywhere app
  2. Activation code appears on screen

Android TV

  1. Open DISH Anywhere from Play Store
  2. Follow prompts to display activation code

Apple TV

  1. Open DISH Anywhere app
  2. Tap “Sign In” to view activation code

Once you have the code:

  1. Visit
  2. Sign into your DISH account
  3. Enter code and click Activate Device

Now let’s look at how to watch DISH Anywhere across devices!

Streaming DISH Anywhere

DISH Anywhere is supported on phones, tablets, computers, and TV streaming devices.

Phones & Tablets

  • Download the DISH Anywhere app from the Play Store or App Store
  • Sign in with your DISH credentials to start streaming!

Roku Devices

Since Roku doesn’t support the DISH app, you have two options:

  • Cast from DISH mobile app
  • Use screen mirroring apps like Web Video Cast

Cast to Your TV with Chromecast

To cast DISH Anywhere to your Chromecast-connected TV:

  • Connect mobile device and Chromecast to same Wi-Fi
  • Open DISH Anywhere app
  • Tap Cast icon
  • Select Chromecast device
  • Play video and control playback from mobile device

So in just a few steps, you can be watching DISH Anywhere anywhere. Catchy phrasing there!

DISH Anywhere FAQs

To wrap up, here are answers to some common questions:

How do I create my DISH Online ID?

  • Visit
  • Enter email or phone number
  • Click link in email or text to finish

What do DISH packages cost?

Prices start at $69.99/month. Popular packages include:

  • All-Time Favorites & Locals – 190 Channels
  • Everything Sports – 190+ Channels

What devices support the DISH Anywhere app?

DISH Anywhere works on iOS and Android phones & tablets, Fire TV, Apple TV, Android TV, Chromecast devices, computers, and more!

I hope this guide gave you ideas on how to stream DISH everywhere. Now go enjoy some TV! 📺