Hey there! The Filipino Channel, commonly referred to as iWantTFC, allows you to access all your favorite Filipino shows, movies, and more on various smart devices.
In this guide, we’ll walk through how to:
- Download and install the iWantTFC app
- Activate the app using iwanttfc.com/smarttv/activate
- Start watching TFC shows on different platforms
Let’s get started!
Downloading the iWantTFC App
The first step is downloading the free official iWantTFC app on your device of choice:
- Roku – From the Roku home screen, go to Streaming Channels > Search and find the iWantTFC app.
- Android TV – Open the Google Play Store app and search for iWantTFC.
- Fire TV – Go to Find > Appstore and search for the iWantTFC app.
- Apple TV – Open the App Store and download the iWantTFC app.
Once installed, launch the app and we’ll cover the quick activation process.
Activating Via iwanttfc.com/smarttv/activate
Activating iWantTFC links your device to your account subscription. Here’s how:
- Open the app and look for an activation code.
- On another device, visit iwanttfc.com/smarttv/activate.
- Log into your iWantTFC account.
- Enter the activation code.
- Click Activate.
You may also see an option to scan a QR code from the app instead of entering a code. Either works!
“I activated in under a minute on my iPad by scanning the QR code. Super easy!” – Maria, San Diego
Now you have full access to stream TFC shows and movies! 🎉
Watching TFC on Popular Platforms
Once set up, here are some tips for navigating the app on major platforms:
- Browse shows under Channel Programs
- Access movies for rental in the Movies section
- Use universal search to find something specific
Android TV / Google TV
- Toggle between Personal and Channel tabs
- Add favorite shows under Personal for quick access
- Use Google Assistant voice search (e.g. play Ang Probinsyano)
Amazon Fire TV
- Favorites section has newer and most popular
- Upgrade subscription under Account for ad-free viewing
- Rotten Tomatoes scores help pick a movie
- View show details and episodes with Apple Siri Remote
- AirPlay from iPhone/iPad right to the big screen
- Share cool clips with friends via Messages
And that’s it! You now have your Filipino entertainment needs covered on all devices with some helpful pointers.
Let’s wrap up with a short FAQ in case any questions come up along the way.
How do I cancel my paid subscription?
- Log into your account and access Subscription Details to manage or cancel before the next billing cycle.
- Newly purchased monthly subscriptions can be cancelled in the first month with no fees.
What methods can I use to pay for rental movies?
You can securely pay for movie rentals with Visa, Mastercard, Amex and other major credit card providers.
What if I run into trouble activating?
Try generating a new activation code from the app’s welcome screen or contact TFC customer support who can help troubleshoot.
Can I use iWantTFC when traveling abroad?
Yes! One benefit of iWantTFC is that you can access your shows worldwide in over 40 countries.
We hope this guide gives you everything you need to start streaming The Filipino Channel on your favorite devices. Salamat!