Univision, owned by Univision Communications, is an American-Spanish-language free-to-air television network. It is said to be the biggest provider of Spanish-language content.
The Univision network primarily focuses on programs for the Latino public, including telenovelas, drama series, sitcoms, sports, news programming, imported Spanish-language feature films, reality, and variety series.
Univision is available on almost all pay television providers across the US. However, if you want to watch Univision on your streaming devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Roku, and Apple TV, you will first need to download and install the app and then activate it on univision.com/activate.
Guide to Activate Univision App at univision.com/activate
Before beginning with the activation process below, note that Univision and Univision Now are different apps.
While accessing the Univision app requires the channel’s subscription through a participating TV provider, Univision Now can be accessed by purchasing the subscription directly on the website or using the Univision Now app.
The following guide is instructed for the Univision app and not for Univision Now app.
univision.com Activate on Apple TV
Follow the steps below to access the Univision app on your Apple TV.
- Open App Store on your Apple TV and look for the Univision app.
- Now press GET to download and install the application on your Apple TV.
- After successfully installing the Univision app, launch it by tapping the Open option.
- Select Settings > Sign In inside the app to get the 6-digit activation code.
- Open a web browser on your phone, tablet, or computer and visit the activation URL – univision.com/activate.
- Enter the Activation Code, select your cable TV provider from the list, and click CONTINUE.
- Now sign in with your TV provider login credentials.
- After that, follow the on-screen prompts to verify your subscription.
After that, you can return to your Apple TV-connected screen and start watching your favorite Univision programming.
Steps to Activate Univision on Fire TV
You need a participating TV provider’s sign-in details to activate the Univision app on your Fire TV. For complete activation information, refer to these steps.
- Turn on your Amazon Fire TV and go to the Find section.
- Now find the Univision app by browsing through the Apps or using the search option.
- Click Install to download and install the application on your Fire TV.
- After the installation, tap Open to launch the app.
- Then, go to the Settings section and select the Sign In option.
- You will see an activation code on your TV screen along with instructions.
- Now, open univision.com/activate on a compatible web browser.
- Enter the registration code in the provided field, select your cable tv provider from the drop-down, and then press Continue.
- Login to your TV provider account and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the activation process.
After successful activation, you can stream Univision on your Amazon Fire TV Stick.
Activate Univision on Roku via univision.com/activate
Univision app is compatible with both your Roku streaming stick and Roku Smart TV. However, before you begin activating this app at univision.com/activate using the steps below, make sure you have updated your Roku device to the latest version.
- From the home screen of your Roku device, go to Streaming Channels > Search section.
- Look for the Univision app under TV en Espanol or Cable Alternative categories. Alternatively, you can also find the Univision app using the search option.
- Click Add channel to download and install the app on your Roku device.
- After successful installation, return to the home screen and launch the Univision app.
- Now, go to the Settings section and select SIGN IN.
- Your TV will now display a six-digit activation code and an activation URL.
- Visit univision.com/activate on a computer or mobile device.
- Enter the code displayed on your TV screen, select your cable TV provider, and press the Continue button.
- Log in with your TV Provider credentials to verify your subscription.
- After that, follow the on-screen prompts to complete the activation process.
Univision Activation on Android TV
If you want to access the Univision app on your Android or Smart TV, follow the step-by-step instructions below.
- Navigate to your Android TV home screen and select the Apps option.
- In the Apps section, select the Google Play Store app.
- With the help of the search option, find the Univision app in the Play Store.
- Next, download & install the app on your Android TV.
- Once installed, press Open to launch the Univision app.
- Follow the prompts on your Smart TV to get an activation code.
- Now, visit the Univision activation page – univision.com/activate and enter the activation code in the prompted field.
- Then, select your Cable TV Provider from the drop-down list and click the Continue button.
- Sign in with your service provider login credentials on the next screen.
Post successful verification; get back to your Android TV screen to start using the Univision app.
How to Activate Univision on PS4
If you want to access the Univision application on your PlayStation 4 gaming console, you can follow the step-by-step instructions below.
- First, turn on your PS4 and navigate to the home screen.
- From the home screen, select PlayStation Store.
- Now search for the Univision app in the PlayStation Store.
- Select the Purchase or Download option to begin the installation process on your PS4.
- After the installation, launch the Univision app from the home screen.
- You will see an activation code on the TV screen along with instructions. (If not, go to Settings > SIGN IN.)
- Open a web browser (chrome, safari, or firefox) on your phone or computer and visit univision.com/activate.
- Enter the activation code in the given field. Next, select your Cable TV Provider and press CONTINUE.
- Now sign in with your TV provider login credentials. (If prompted)
- After that, follow the on-screen prompts to complete the activation process.
You can now access Univision NOW content on your PlayStation 4 gaming console.
Univision.com Activate on Xbox 360
If you own Xbox 360 gaming console, you can easily activate the Univision app on it by going through the activation instructions below.
- First, turn on your Xbox 360 device and make sure it’s connected to an internet network.
- Go to the Xbox 360 home screen and select the Apps section located in the screen’s upper-right corner.
- Select Browse Apps located in the right-hand side panel to find the Univision app manually. However, select Search Apps if you wish to discover the application using the search option.
- Then, select Download from the preview screen and press Confirm Purchase to install the app on your Xbox 360. (Wait until the application gets installed on your console.)
- After installation, return to the Apps section, navigate to My Apps and launch the Univision app.
- Now, go to the Settings section and click SIGN IN.
- You will see an activation code and an activation URL on your TV screen.
- Open a web browser on your phone, tablet, or computer and visit univision.com/activate.
- Enter the activation code in the provided field, select your Cable TV Provider from the drop-down menu and click CONTINUE.
- Now you will be prompted to enter your TV provider login details. (username and password)
That’s it; Univision NOW is activated on your Xbox 360. So enjoy watching your favorite shows and films.
Frequently Asked Questions
You can watch the Univision content on your computer or mobile browser at tv.univision.com using your TV Provider credentials.
Only a selected number of full episodes and digital-only channels are available without a TV provider subscription.
You don’t have to pay for accessing the Univision Network as the cost is included with your cable TV or satellite subscription through a participating TV provider.
If you forget your TV Provider username or password, you can retrieve them easily by contacting your service provider.
No, there is no need to subscribe to Univision NOW, if your already have a subscription through a participating TV provider.
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