How to Activate on Supporting Devices

Hey there! Are you excited to start streaming Showtime Anytime but need some help getting set up? Well you’ve come to the right place! In this quick guide, I’ll walk you through how to easily activate Showtime Anytime across your devices, from your smartphone and streaming box to gaming consoles.

What is Showtime Anytime?

For those unfamiliar, Showtime Anytime is a video streaming platform that gives you on-demand access to Showtime’s library of original series, hard-hitting documentaries, comedy specials, and more. The service allows you to:

  • Binge seasons of hit Showtime shows like BillionsThe ChiDexterHomelandShameless and many others
  • Stream new episodes as they premiere
  • Download content to watch offline
  • Access tons of movies, documentaries and specials

The best part is you can watch Showtime Anytime across multiple devices once it’s setup, which I’ll cover next.

Supported Devices for Activation

To start streaming all that great Showtime content, you’ll need to activate your Showtime Anytime subscription. This can be done on these popular streaming devices and platforms:

  • Roku
  • Amazon Fire TV and Fire Stick
  • Apple TV
  • Android phones and tablets
  • iPhone and iPad
  • Xbox One and Xbox 360

The Showtime activation process is pretty straightforward but does vary a bit across these devices. So I’ll break down exactly what to do for each one.

How to Anytime

Activating Showtime Anytime requires getting an activation code unique to your device and entering it on the Showtime website to link your subscription. Here’s a step-by-step guide for each supported device:

Activate on Roku

  1. From your Roku’s home screen, select Streaming Channels then launch the Showtime Anytime channel
  2. Select Activate
  3. Choose your TV provider from the list
  4. Sign in to your TV provider account
  5. Note down the activation code shown on your TV screen
  6. Visit on your computer or mobile phone
  7. Enter the Roku activation code
  8. Select your TV provider
  9. Sign in with your provider credentials

Once logged in, your Showtime subscription will be activated on your Roku device. on Amazon Firestick/ Fire TV

  1. Search for Showtime Anytime on your Fire device
  2. Download and open the Showtime Anytime app
  3. Select Activate
  4. Note down the activation code shown
  5. Go to
  6. Enter the Fire TV activation code
  7. Choose your TV provider
  8. Login to link accounts

That’s it! This activation process also works the same on Fire tablets.

Activate on iPhone/iPad

  1. Download the Showtime Anytime app from the App Store
  2. Launch the app and tap a video to play
  3. Select your TV provider
  4. Login to your provider account
  5. Note down the activation code provided
  6. Visit on your computer/phone browser
  7. Submit the iPhone activation code and login

It’s the same easy process to activate on Android phones and tablets as well.

Activate on Apple TV

  1. Open the App Store on your Apple TV
  2. Search for Showtime Anytime and select the app
  3. Choose a show and select Play
  4. Pick your TV provider
  5. Login to link accounts
  6. Note down the activation code shown
  7. Go to on a separate device
  8. Enter the Apple TV activation code and provider login

Activate on Xbox

  1. Turn on your Xbox and launch the Showtime Anytime app
  2. Select Activate or Play to access content
  3. Choose your TV provider
  4. Login to link accounts
  5. Note down the Xbox activation code
  6. Visit on a computer/phone
  7. Submit Xbox activation code and login

And that’s it! Just follow these simple steps to get Showtime Anytime up and running across all your devices. Now kick back and start streaming the latest Showtime hits!

Let me know if you have any other questions. Happy watching!