Guide to Activate MTV on Roku, FireStick & Apple at

Hey there! Have you ever wanted to watch MTV on your Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, or other streaming device? Well you’ve come to the right place!

Activating MTV is easy – just follow these simple steps to get it set up on your device.


  • An MTV channel subscription through a participating TV provider
  • Compatible streaming device (Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, etc.)

Before we dive in, let me quickly explain what that activation code is for when you install the MTV app. Basically, it connects your streaming device to your TV provider account so you can access the MTV content included in your subscription. Pretty neat!

Alright, let’s get to those device-specific activation guides: Activate on Apple TV

Love using your Apple TV? Here’s the scoop for getting MTV rolling:

  1. Open the App Store and search for the MTV app
  2. Select Get to download and install the app
  3. Launch the app when installed and head to Settings to get your activation code
  4. Visit on another device and enter the code
  5. Log in with your TV provider account

And that’s it! Enjoy endless music videos and shows in the comfort of your living room 🙂 Activate on Android TV

If you prefer Android TVs like Sony, here are the steps:

  1. Open the Google Play Store app on your Android TV
  2. Search for and select the MTV app
  3. Press Install and then Open once added
  4. Go to Settings for the activation code
  5. Enter the code at on your phone or computer
  6. Sign in with your TV provider details

Quick and easy!

Activate MTV on Roku

Own a Roku streaming stick or device? I’ll walk you through MTV activation:

  1. Select Streaming Channels from Roku’s home screen
  2. Search for and choose the MTV app
  3. Press Add Channel to install MTV
  4. Launch the app and visit Settings for your unique activation code
  5. Head to on another gadget
  6. Input the code and log in with your TV provider info

Done! Time to rock out 🙂

Activate MTV on Fire TV

If Fire TV is your gadget of choice, here ya go:

  1. Go to Find > search for MTV > select the MTV app
  2. Choose Get to download the app onto your Fire TV
  3. Open the newly installed MTV app
  4. Navigate to Settings > Sign in to get your activation code
  5. Enter the code at on a separate device
  6. Log in with your TV provider username and password

Alright, you should now have full access to MTV’s programming – enjoy!

I hope these simplified, easy-to-follow activation guides were helpful. Now cue up those throwback music videos and let the binge-watching begin! fist bump

Let me know if any other questions come up!