An update was made to the PBS Video app on Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire TV Stick requiring users to reactivate their PBS Video app. Click here to activate.

How do I activate my Amazon Fire TV or Amazon Fire TV Stick?

If you are looking for the PBS website to activate your streaming device, please enter http://www.pbs.org/activate into your web browser's address bar or Click This Link.

For detailed instructions on activating your streaming device:

  • When you are on your Amazon Fire TV and receive a message to activate, take note of the activation code. You will use this code in the next step.
  • On your computer, tablet, or phone, open a web browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
  • Type http://www.pbs.org/activate in the address bar.
  • Type your activation code in the textbox provided.
  • Click Continue.
  • Your Amazon Fire TV has been activated and you can return to your Amazon Fire TV to begin watching PBS videos.