How to Activate Sling TV on your Streaming Device at

Hey there ūüĎč! Have you recently signed up for Sling TV and want to get it set up on your Fire TV, Roku, Apple TV, or Android TV? Activating Sling on streaming devices is simple – just download the app and enter an activation code. This guide will walk you through the entire process step-by-step. Let’s get started!

Before You Activate

First things first, you’ll need an active Sling TV subscription to activate the app. If you haven’t signed up yet, you can start your free trial of Sling Orange, Blue, or Orange + Blue plans here.

Sling offers affordable live and on-demand streaming with popular channels like CNN, HGTV, ESPN, BBC America, and more. Their channel packages start at only $40 per month. Plus, you can add extras like Cloud DVR and premium channels à la carte to customize your lineup.

Once signed up, grab your Android/iOS mobile device or laptop and head to your streaming device to activate Sling TV.

Activation Steps

The Sling activation process only takes a few minutes. Follow our simple walkthrough for your device:

Fire TV

  1. Open the Find section on your Fire TV home screen.
  2. Search for and select the Sling app to download/install it.
  3. Launch the Sling app after it installs.
  4. Choose Sign In > enter the 5-digit code shown on your TV.
  5. Visit on a mobile browser.
  6. Enter the code and select Continue.
  7. Sign in with your Sling account.

And that’s it – enjoy Sling TV on your Fire TV!

Apple TV

  1. Find/download Sling in the App Store.
  2. Select Open after it installs to launch the app.
  3. Choose Sign In > take note of the registration code on screen.
  4. Go to on your mobile device.
  5. Enter the code and tap Continue.
  6. Sign in to your Sling account.

You’re all set to use Sling on your Apple TV now!


  1. Search for “Sling” in the Roku Channel Store.
  2. Select Sling TV and choose Add Channel.
  3. Open the Sling app after it’s added.
  4. Select Sign In > write down the 5-digit code shown.
  5. Visit on a laptop/phone.
  6. Submit the code and tap Continue.
  7. Enter your Sling credentials to sign in.

That’s everything! Sling TV is ready to stream on your Roku.

Android TV

  1. Search for Sling TV in the Google Play Store.
  2. Choose Install after finding the Sling app.
  3. Select Open to launch it after installing.
  4. Tap Sign In > note down the authentication code & instructions shown.
  5. Go to on a browser
  6. Enter the code and select Continue.
  7. Sign into your Sling account.

You’re all setup for streaming Sling TV on your Android TV box ūüďļ!

Next Steps After Activation

Phew, that wasn’t so bad, was it? Now the fun part begins…streaming Sling TV!

Here are a few tips to get the most out of Sling on your streaming device:

  • Browse channels and find new favorite shows. Don’t know where to start? Check Sling’s channel guides for their¬†Orange,¬†Blue, and¬†combination packages.
  • Take Sling TV on the go. Download their¬†mobile app for iOS/Android¬†and pick up where you left off!
  • Flip through¬†My TV¬†for replayable shows and recordings saved from your Cloud DVR add-on.
  • Use¬†Sling Watch Party¬†to invite friends for long distance TV nights! It allows free synced viewing.
  • Customize closed captions and streaming quality in¬†Settings.

If you have any other questions about activation, compatible devices, using the service, or your Sling subscription – visit their online support. Their US-based team is super knowledgeable and friendly!

I hope this guide was helpful for getting Sling TV up and running smoothly. Now kick back and start streaming your favorite live channels and on-demand shows ūüėé. Feel free to drop any feedback in the comments!

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