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How to Watch TBS on Roku



TBS on Roku

TBS (Turner Broadcasting System) is an American television network and it belongs to WarnerMedia Studios. It is a generalist channel which means the channel is not targeted to a particular set of people but aims to offer a wide range of programs and genres. The TV channel focuses on comedy and some sports events like Major League Baseball, National Hockey League, and other sports. Watch TBS is the streaming platform to stream the TBS TV channel online. You can watch TBS on the Roku streaming device by installing the app from the Roku Channel Store.

Watch TBS app needs a TV Provider subscription for streaming the content. It offers TBS Originals in the content library. The app provides closed captions for the content and it also has the TV schedule for the TV channels. The popular shows are American Dad, A Christmas Story, Wipeout, The Last OG, The Cube, and more.

How to Add TBS on Roku

Quick Guide: On Roku device, Select Home > Streaming Channels > Search Channels > search for TBS > Add Channel > Go to Channel to launch.

(1) Launch the Roku device and press the Home button on your remote.

(2) Choose Streaming Channels and select Search Channels.

Select Streaming Channels to watch TBS on Roku

(3) Type TBS using the virtual keyboard on the search bar and select the Watch TBS app.

(4) Choose Add channel to install Watch TBS and select OK to confirm.

(5) Click Go to Channel to launch the Watch TBS app.

Related: How to Chromecast TBS to TV

Install Watch TBS Using Roku Website

(1) Go to your web browser and search Roku Channel Store.

(2) Click on Sign in and type your Roku account details.

Select Sign in on Roku website

(3) Enter Watch TBS on the Search bar and choose the Watch TBS app from the suggestions.

(4) Select Add channel to add the Watch TBS app.

Select Add channel to watch TBS on Roku

How to Activate Watch TBS App

(1) Open the Watch TBS app and select Sign in.

(2) You will see an Activation code on the screen.

(3) From your Smartphone or PC browser, go to TBS Activation Website.

(4) Select your device on My device drop down and click on Continue.

Select your device from drop down menu

(5) Enter the Activation Code in the given field and select Submit.

Enter Activation code and select Submit

(6) Sign in with your TV provider subscription account. It will activate the Watch TBS channel.

Related: How to Watch TBS on Firestick

How to Screen Mirror TBS on Roku

The alternate way to stream TBS on Roku is by screen mirroring from the smartphone.

(1) Connect your device and Smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.

(2) Press Home on your remote. Choose Settings and select System.

Select Settings from Roku home menu

(3) Click Screen mirroring and choose Screen mirroring mode.

Select Screen mirroring and choose Screen mirroring mode to watch TBS on Roku

(4) To allow smartphone mirroring, choose either Prompt or Always allow.

(5) Turn on your Smartphone and go to the Notification panel.

(6) Choose the Cast or Screen Mirroring icon on the smartphone.

(7) Select your Roku device to mirror the Smartphone screen on your Roku device.

(8) Install the Watch TBS app from Google Play Store and open the app on the smartphone.

(9) Sign in with your TV provider account and select the shows you want to watch.



Is the TBS app available for free on Roku?

No, you need to pay for its subscription package which starts at $35/month.

How to stream TBS Roku without cable?

If you have a subscription to any streaming services that offer TBS channels like Hulu + Live TV, Sling TV, YouTube TV, Amazon Prime, or AT&TV U-Verse HD you can stream TBS without a cable TV subscription on your Roku device.

How to fix TBS not working issues on Roku?

If the TBS app gets freezing on your device, press the Home button and restart the device. If it doesn’t work uninstall and reinstall the app.

What is the cheapest way to stream TBS on Roku?

Hulu+ Live TV is available at $69.99 per month and it is the best and cheapest way to stream TBS with a free trial.

What Channel number is TBS available on DirecTV?

TBS is available on channel no. 247.

Can I stream TBS on fuboTV?

Unfortunately, fuboTV and Philo TV do not offer a TBS channel.

Is the TNT app available on Roku?

Yes, you can download the TNT app directly from the Roku Channel Store on your Roku device.

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