General information

Answers to some common questions that come up when using the PBS app.

Is the PBS app free?
<div dir="ltr"> <p>Yes. The PBS app is free of charge and supports <span>iOS versions 7 and later as well as Android 4+. If you h...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016 at 3:57 PM
How do I download the app?
<div dir="ltr"> <p></p> <ul> <li> Android users can go to the Google Play store on your device and search for <...
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016 at 2:51 PM
I have downloaded the app, what do I do now?
<div dir="ltr"> <p>When you launch the app for the first time you’ll see an animated intro that plays automatically. <span>At the...
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016 at 2:53 PM
Will I have the same browsing experience using the app that I have when I browse PBS video on my computer?
<div dir="ltr"> <div dir="ltr"> <p><span>Yes. The app and website experience are completely integrated. This me...
Thu, 6 Oct, 2016 at 3:16 PM
I can’t connect to the app. Help!
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Thu, 6 Oct, 2016 at 3:18 PM
Is the app compatible with Chromecast?
<div dir="ltr"> <div dir="ltr"> <div dir="ltr"> <div dir="ltr"> <p><span>Yes....
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 at 11:17 AM
I use an antenna and do not have a cable provider. Which TV Provider should I choose?
<div dir="ltr"> <p>If you are using an antenna, simply select a <b>Broadcast TV channel </b>available in the list of provid...
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016 at 3:06 PM
Why am I seeing everything in Spanish?
<div dir="ltr"> <div dir="ltr"> <p>Be sure to check that you are localized to the correct channel. Often, there are Sp...
Thu, 6 Oct, 2016 at 3:19 PM
What versions of the iPhone and iPad are supported?
<div dir="ltr"> <p>The PBS app currently supports the latest iOS versions. For users with lower versions we regret to inform you that t...
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016 at 3:32 PM
How do I turn on captions on my Apple TV?
<div dir="ltr"> <ul> <li>From the main screen, click <strong>Settings</strong>.</li> <li>Click <strong...
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017 at 8:33 AM