Activating your Roku device allows you to:

  • Easily connect with content from your local station
  • Access your Watchlist
  • Sync all of your favorite local and national programs across all of your devices
* It's important to note that activating changes nothing about your account other than adding more personalization and benefits.


How to activate your Roku device

  • On your computer, tablet, or phone, open a browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
  • In the address bar at the top of the screen, type www.pbs.org/activate
  • In the textbox provided, enter the activation code that displayed on your Roku device. 
  • Click Continue.
  • Go back to your Roku device and enjoy streaming PBS content.




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