How To Activate Showtime Anytime On Smart TV


Smart TV Box users can activate Showtime Anytime by going to the Content Store on their Smart TV. Showtime offers a range of acclaimed original TV series including: Homeland; Billions, The Chi, Ray Donovan, I’m Dying Up Here, The Affair, Shameless and the upcoming series Twin Peaks. Don’t worry if you do not have an active Showtime subscription (includes Showtime Anytime), Showtime offers a free trial at showtime User will also have access to the live broadcast of the network’s East and West Coast feeds, as well as box-office hits, documentaries, comedy specials and sports programming.  However streaming service is only available in Smart TV Box in USA.


Features of Showtime Anytime 

  • Watch what’s currently going live on both SHOWTIME East and SHOWTIME West and simply switch between channels.
  • Organize and view your favorite programs on Showtime Anytime.
  • Download the complete movies and episodes to your favorite Smart TV Box devices and watch them offline later.
  • You can watch the show again where you left off on any another device.
  • Also get closed captioning and parental controls.

Showtime Anytime is popular for watching TV shows, movies, and documentaries. And, you can link your Showtime account to Smart TV Box devices using the native showtime

Frequently Asked Doubts!!!

  • Is ShowTime and Showtime Anytime two different services?

Showtime and Showtime Anytime are both premium entertainment services provided by Viacom CBS Domestic Media Networks. An intriguing fact is that with both these options you can have the best of the Showtime Prime programs. From the hit movies to the most demanded TV programs, live options, Games etc Showtime is your fine entertainment solution. Also please remember that Showtime Anytime is only primarily available in the Unites States and their territories.

  • Showtime Anytime is an App which comes complimentary with the subscription to the Showtime Network.
  • For more information please go to com/activate

Steps to Activate Showtime Anytime (showtime On Smart TV 

  • First of all, go to any program and select ‘Activate’ or select ‘Play from the menu.
  • Then, choose streaming service or your TV provider from the activation screen of Smart TV.

Check is your streaming service or TV provider missing from the list? Then, either access to Showtime Anytime on Smart TV Box is not accessible to you at current time or subscription does not support Showtime Anytime.

  • The screen will display a code.
  • Use that code to activate Showtime Anytime.
  • To do so, go to showtime on your computer.
  • Also, you can go in Settings section ‘Activate Devices’ of Showtime Anytime on your web or Smart TV device.

Finally, on the website or mobile app, sign in to Showtime Anytime. Use the username/password you received from your television supplier or streaming service account.

Now enter the activation code you get on your Smart TV screen. A success message comes into views on Smart TV screen. Now you can instantly start using Showtime Anytime on your Smart TV. You can also activate Showtime anytime on Roku.

Which steps should I follow to activate Showtime anytime on my ROKU?

ROKU is once such option very favored by the Showtime Anytime customer base. To activate the channel on ROKU, Please follow the instructions indicated below:

  1. As the first step, you will have to turn on your ROKU Device. And then select the Showtime Anytime Channel from the list of selections.
  2. From the channel settings indicated, please pick ‘Activate’ to start the set-up process
  3. Then you will have to select your preferred digital/satellite/TV service supplier from the list.

Please not that, if your selection is not on the said list, you won’t be able to activate showtime anytime with ROKU.

  1. After the selection, an Activation code appears on the screen. Please note it down for further reference.
  2. Later, you will have to log-on to your PC to access enter the activation page of Showtime Anytime. Use the link com/activate for this.
  3. Following the subsequent steps (without skipping any), now go to the section ‘Activate Devices’. Use your registered identification information here when prompted.
  4. Finally, now enter the Activation Code of the channel from ROKU and enjoy the unlimited fun with Showtime-Anytime.

How should I activate Showtime Anytime on an Android TV?

Activating Showtime Anytime on an Android TV is very easy. But please make you’re your band is compatible with the settings of the channel before you activate it. To start activating your Showtime Anytime Channel, go through the steps given below:

  1. Select the channel labeled ‘Showtime Anytime’ on your TV and choose a video to play
  2. Next select a Satellite/TV provider of your choice.
  3. Then when the ‘Activation Code’ is displayed on the screen, please note it for further reference.
  4. After this, go to your PC and enter the link to showtime to go to the official-activation-page of Showtime-Anytime
  5. Subsequently go through all the activation instructions without skipping any steps.
  6. Then enter your ‘Showtime Anytime Activation Code’ in the space required (on the Activate Devices’ site.
  7. With the success message prompted, you can now enjoy the channel on your Android TV.

Steps required to Activate Showtime Anytime on an Apple TV?

  1. Go to the Showtime Anytime Channel on the Apple TV listing
  2. Choose ‘Activate/Play’ after picking a program of your choice
  3. On the Activation window go for your preferred Satellite/TV source
  4. Note down the activation code that will subsequently appear on the TV screen
  5. Next access the internet browser to open the official Showtime Anytime website
  6. Following the launch instructions log-in to your Showtime Anytime account
  7. With the required-information of your Satellite/TV account sign-in and the put in your Apple-TV activation-code to activate your service.
  8. With the success note displayed, you can now enjoy Showtime Anytime on your Apple TV.

What should I do to access Showtime Anytime on my Amazon Fire-Stick?

The Amazon Fire-Stick is yet another option to enjoy Showtime Anytime irrespective of the place you are. At home or at office, travelling or on a vacation you take your entertainment with you through the Fire-Stick. To register the Showtime Anytime on the fire-stick, you will have to:

  1. Activate your Fire-Stick and then download the Showtime Anytime app onto it.
  2. At this time launch the channel through either of the two options given below
  3. With the help of the Showtime Anytime App
  4. Or using a supporting platform like HULU etc.

(Please note that, in whichever way the channel can be loaded on to the Fire-Stick)

  1. Sign-In/Sign-up when prompted
  2. Now, pursue the directions as given. Finally you can pay your subscription free through your registered Amazon account.
  3. Following your successful Subscription, you can now enjoy Showtime anytime on any Amazon Fire-Stick Supported Devices.

How should I Activate Showtime Anytime on my X-Box One?

  1. Switch on your X-Box One device and then access the Showtime Anytime Channel
  2. Then go to the channel menu and choose Play/Activate from the alternatives
  3. From the list of channel sources, select your provider.
  4. An activation code will be display next, Please note it down for the steps ahead.
  5. Go on to the link com/activate using your PC, open the Activate-Devices section and put in your Channel credentials.
  6. After that, fill in the activation code you got earlier
  7. With the success message appearing on the screen, you have now successfully set-up Showtime Anytime on your X-Box One.

Why is my Showtime Anytime not working?

Without a doubt, Showtime anytime is such an entertainment service that has minimum working problems. But sometimes Showtime-Anytime has a ‘not working’ moment. Or you might not being able to sign-in or you have a problem with your log-in credentials. Rectifying this and moving on with you entertainment is very easy. For that you will have to:

  • Make sure you are that you have a good hi-speed internet-connection with the minimum-required (5 Mbps +) bandwidth.
  • Confirm of no other apps/programs operating in the background that may hold back your channel from functioning correctly.
  • Also verify if your device trying to screen Showtime Anytime meets the system requirements
  • Besides that make sure if your Firewall/Anti-Virus isn’t hindering your channel’s playback.
  • Try to start again your internet-browser/device
  • Additionally see if there is any problem with the other contents using your Showtime Anytime account
  • Moreover try clearing your Cache/unnecessary data and check for any pending updates
  • Or you can even try another internet browser from the one you are using

If the above steps don’t work, you can:

  • Either Contact your Satellite/TV service Provider
  • Or get in touch with the technical help of your digital platform streaming the Showtime Anytime channel

By using the guidance above, you can Activate Showtime Anytime on Smart TV, If still you getting any trouble to activate Showtime Anytime you can contact us by call us at +1-805-259-3373, we will help you as soon as possible within 24 hours.