How to Access DISH Anywhere on Your Devices At

Hey there! If you’re a DISH subscriber, you may have heard of DISH Anywhere. It’s a cool service that lets you watch live TV, DVR recordings, and on-demand shows anywhere. In this guide, I’ll walk you through how to access DISH Anywhere on all your devices.

What is DISH Anywhere?

DISH Anywhere is included with all DISH subscriptions. It gives you access to:

  • Live TV from popular channels like HBO, ESPN, etc.
  • All your DVR recordings
  • Thousands of on-demand movies and shows

You can watch DISH Anywhere on your:

  • Smartphone or tablet
  • Computer
  • TV streaming devices like Roku, Firestick, Chromecast, etc.

Pretty awesome right? Now let’s dive into how to get DISH Anywhere working on all those devices.

Activate DISH Anywhere on Your TV At

To start watching DISH Anywhere on your television, you need to activate the app on your streaming device or smart TV.

Here’s how to do it on popular platforms:

Fire TV

  1. Open the Fire TV home screen and go to Find > Search.
  2. Search for DISH Anywhere and select the app.
  3. Click Get to install it.
  4. After installation, click Open to launch the app.
  5. Your TV will show an activation code.
  6. On your computer or phone, go to
  7. Sign in with your DISH account credentials.
  8. Enter the code and click Activate Device.

And you’re all set to enjoy DISH Anywhere on Fire TV!

Android TV / Smart TVs

  1. On your TV, open the Google Play Store.
  2. Search for and install the DISH Anywhere app.
  3. Launch the app and follow the prompts to get an activation code.
  4. Go to on another device.
  5. Sign in and enter the code.
  6. Click Activate Device.

Now your Android TV or smart TV is ready for DISH Anywhere.

Apple TV

  1. Open the App Store on your Apple TV.
  2. Download and install the DISH Anywhere app.
  3. Launch the app and follow instructions to get a 6-digit code.
  4. Visit and sign in.
  5. Enter the code and activate.

Alternatively, you can activate using the DISH Anywhere app on your iPhone:

  1. Open DISH Anywhere on your iPhone.
  2. Tap the menu (3 lines) > Settings > Activate Device.
  3. Enter the code shown on your Apple TV.
  4. Tap Activate Device.

And that’s it! DISH Anywhere is ready on your Apple TV. Activate on Roku

Unfortunately the DISH Anywhere app isn’t available on Roku. But you have two options to watch on your Roku:

  • Cast from your phone – If you have the DISH Anywhere mobile app, you can cast shows to your Roku. Just tap the Cast button in the app and select your Roku.
  • Use a screen mirroring app – Apps like AllCast or Web Video Caster allow you to mirror your phone’s screen to your Roku. Then you can watch DISH Anywhere through the mobile app.


You can cast DISH Anywhere to your Chromecast too! Just:

  1. Connect your Chromecast and mobile device to the same WiFi.
  2. Open the DISH Anywhere app on your phone or tablet.
  3. Tap the Cast button and select your Chromecast.
  4. Play a video and it will start playing on your TV!

Access DISH Anywhere on Mobile

The DISH Anywhere app is available for both iOS and Android devices.

On iPhone/iPad:

  • Go to the App Store and search for DISH Anywhere.
  • Download and install the app.
  • Launch the app and sign in with your DISH account details.

On Android devices:

  • Open the Google Play Store.
  • Search for and install the DISH Anywhere app.
  • Open the app and sign in with your DISH credentials.

And that’s all you need to do to get DISH Anywhere working on your mobile devices! Now you can watch your favorite shows no matter where you are.

I hope this guide was helpful! Let me know in the comments if you have any other questions. Enjoy DISH Anywhere!

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