How to Activate WE TV on Smart Devices at

Want to start streaming shows from WE TV but need some help getting set up? Not to worry! This easy guide will walk you through how to activate WE TV on popular streaming devices like Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, and Android TV.

Whether you’re using a smartphone, tablet, computer, or smart TV box, we’ve got you covered. Follow along below for friendly, step-by-step instructions tailored to your device.

Do I Need a Subscription?

Before we dive in, you’re probably wondering:

“Do I need an existing cable or streaming subscription to WE TV?”

The quick answer is usually yes. WE TV comes included with many traditional cable packages. It’s also available as an add-on through live TV streaming services like:

  • fuboTV
  • Philo
  • YouTube TV
  • Sling TV

As long as you already subscribe to WE TV through one of those TV providers, you’re all set. The steps below will walk you through linking your device to your existing account.

If you don’t yet have access to WE TV, you’ll need to purchase a qualifying package before activating on your devices. Fire TV

Got an Amazon FireStick, Fire TV Cube, or Fire edition TV? Great news! Adding WE TV is quick and painless:

  1. From the Fire TV home screen, go to Find > Search
  2. Search for “WE TV”
  3. Select the WE TV app and click Get
  4. Once installed, launch the WE TV app
  5. Your Fire TV will display a unique activation code
  6. On your phone, tablet, or computer, visit
  7. Enter the code and select your TV provider
  8. Sign in with your provider credentials

And that’s it! The WE TV app is now ready to stream on your Fire TV.

Tip: The activation code expires quickly, so enter it right away!

Activate WE TV at on Apple TV

Already enjoying Apple TV for iTunes and Apple Arcade? Adding WE TV only takes a minute:

  1. Open the App Store on your Apple TV
  2. Search for and install WE TV
  3. Launch the WE TV app
  4. Your Apple TV will display an activation code
  5. On your phone/tablet/computer, go to
  6. Enter the code and select your TV provider
  7. Sign in with your TV provider credentials

Now your Apple TV will be all set up for streaming WE TV’s great selection of shows.

Setting Up WE TV on Roku

Love your Roku streaming stick, box, or smart TV? You’ll enjoy having WE TV in your channel lineup:

  1. From the home screen, go to Streaming Channels > Search
  2. Search for and select the WE TV channel
  3. Click Add Channel to install
  4. Once added, select Go to Channel to launch the app
  5. Your Roku will display a unique activation code
  6. Visit on a phone, tablet, or computer
  7. Enter the code and select your provider
  8. Sign in with your TV provider credentials

That’s all it takes! Your Roku will now let you stream WE TV on demand.

Activating on Android TV

Own a smart TV powered by Android? You can easily activate WE TV:

  1. From your TV’s home screen, open the Google Play Store
  2. Search for and install the WE TV app
  3. Launch the newly installed WE TV app
  4. Your Android TV will display an activation code
  5. On your phone, tablet, or computer, visit
  6. Enter the code and select your TV provider
  7. Sign in with your account credentials

You’ll now have full access to stream WE TV from the comfort of your Android TV.

And that’s a wrap! As you can see, getting WE TV activated is quick no matter what device you use for streaming.

FAQs and Troubleshooting

Still have questions on getting WE TV set up? Here are answers to some common questions:

Q: What if I get an error saying “Need to Re-Authenticate”?

A: This usually means the app wasn’t properly activated. Deleting and reinstalling WE TV should fix it. Just remember to visit again to activate.

Q: How do I search for a specific show?

A: Once the app launches, use the Search box at the top. Just type in keywords for the show, episode, movie, actor etc.

Q: I forgot my provider password. How do I reset it?

A: You’ll need to contact your TV provider directly to recover lost passwords. Just explain the situation and they can help update your credentials.

I hope this guide helped explain how to get WE TV streaming on your favorite devices! Let me know if you have any other questions.