The PBS Video App does not require a fee to download or activate, and our agents will not ask for your billing information to activate the app. Click here to visit pbs.org/activate to activate your PBS Video App.

What is the benefit of creating an account?

Creating an account is free and provides you with the following benefits:

  • Higher quality video streaming. After being logged in you can watch videos in high quality HD streaming.
  • Access to a Watchlist. A Watchlist keeps a history of all of the videos you have watched, provides the ability to resume watching videos in progress, and lets you access videos you had saved to watch at a later time.
  • PBS Insider membership. A PBS Insider membership enables you to receive updates from your local station. *To enable this feature, you must choose a station when prompted.