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How to Install and Watch CTV on Roku



CTV On Roku

CTV is a Canadian-based TV channel that includes both live and on-demand content as well. This service streams live content from various channels like CTV Comedy Channel, CTV Drama Channel, CTV Sci-Fi Channel, CTV Life Channel, Discovery, Animal Planet, etc. With the CTV app, you can download your favorite video titles and can watch them later. You can access this service through the official app or website. You need to have your TV service provider credentials to sign in to the CTV app. Roku users can stream CTV content by installing the official app from the Roku Channel Store. In addition, you can also mirror your smartphone to Roku and can watch CTV content without installing the app on Roku. If you are into Canadian TV channels, then CTV is the best service to choose from.

How to Download CTV On Roku

1. Connect and set up a Roku device with your TV. Then, connect the Roku-connected TV to a stable Wi-Fi connection.

2. Press the Home button on your Roku remote.

3. On the home screen, select the option Streaming Channels.

Click Streaming Channels on Roku

4. Tap Search Channel and type CTV using the virtual keyboard.

Search for CTV

5. Locate and tap the CTV app from the search results.

6. Hit the Add Channel button to download the app.

Tap Add Channel to get CTV on Roku

7. Once downloaded, click the OK button on the pop-up menu.

8. Click the option Go to Channel to launch the app.

How to Install CTV on Roku via Roku Website

1. Turn On your PC and launch a web browser.

2. Visit the website on your PC and click the Sign-in option at the menu bar.

2. Enter the same Roku email ID and password you have used on the Roku-connected TV and click the Submit button.

Sign in to Roku

3. Navigate to the Search bar and type CTV.

Type CTV

4. Click on the Add Channel button to download the CTV app.

Tap Add Channel to get CTV on Roku

5. Now, you can view the CTV app on your Roku-connected TV after 24 hours. To immediately display the app, update your Roku.

How to Activate CTV App on Roku

1. Launch the CTV app on your TV.

2. Note down the activation code displayed on the screen.

3. Open any browser of your choice and navigate to the website

4. Select your TV provider and enter the required login details.

Select your provider

5. Enter the Activation Code on the box and click the Submit button to activate the CTV app on Roku.

Activate CTV on Roku

6. Once activated, choose any content on the CTV app and enjoy streaming it on your Roku-connected TV or Roku TV.

Alternative Way to Watch CTV on Roku

Before following the steps listed below, make sure to enable Screen Mirroring (Android) or AirPlay (iOS) on Roku.

1. Install the CTV app on your Android or iOS device.

2. Launch the app after installation and enter your account credentials to sign in.

Open CTV app

3. Once you’re in, move to the Notification Panel (Android) or Control Center Panel (iOS) on your smartphone.

4. Tap the Cast icon (Android) or Screen Mirroring icon (iOS) and select your Roku device name to mirror your smartphone screen.

Click the Cast icon
Select Screen Mirroring icon

5. Once the screen is mirrored, you will be able to see the app screen on your Roku-connected TV or Roku TV.

6. Play your desired video on the CTV app and watch it on your Roku TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is CTV available on Roku Channel Store?

Yes, you can download the app from the Roku Channel Store.

2. Can I watch CTV for free on Roku?

You can access all the content of CTV free by signing in to the app using your TV provider or satellite provider credentials.

3. How to watch CTV outside Canada?

You can watch CTV outside Canada by using a VPN on Roku.

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