Simple ways to Activate My5tv on Apple TV, Roku TV, Android TV & Xbox [UPDATED 2022]

My5tv is one of the members of the Channel 5 family tree. Basically, it is a channel which provides video service of your most wanted shows from the Channel 5 platform.  My5tv covers the shows and videos of the Channel 5, 5ACTION, 5STAR, 5SELECT, 5USA that too without charging anything in return of the same means at no cost it provides you shows and videos.

What Actually can you do after Activating it?

  • Once you have activated the same you can unlock the premieres of the new shows or videos which are exclusively for its registered users.
  • Make a list of your favorite shows and videos.
  • You can leave the videos or shows anytime in between without saving the hint from when you left it. As it will get started from that very point from where you have left it.
  • You can also keep track of our favorite shows or videos.
  • Once  you have registered you get access to longer videos or shows.

Available platform for My5tv

This is important to know as to what all devices can support this application before activating the same or before registering yourself on it.

  • Roku TV
  • Amazon Fire Stick
  • Apple TV (iOS)
  • Android (Play Store)
  • Youview
  • PS4
  • Android TVs (Sony and Samsung 2016 above)
  • Blu-Ray players

How to register to be a Member of My5tv?

Once you have a platform to watch and enjoy My5tv, then the question arises how to use that platform to watch and enjoy your favorite shows or videos?  So the answer to this question is first you need to Register yourself with the My5tv account. But how? Let us see the below given steps to do the same.

  • For Mobile and Tablets Devices
    • First visit using the device’s internet or after providing internet connection to the said device.
    • Click on the Register option on the top right corner.
    • Fill in the details asked for on the screen to proceed with the registration process.
    • Once filled in the details, accept the Terms and Condition by clicking on the small box given at the bottom of the screen.
    • Following the above steps press the Submit option.
  • For Desktops
    • Again you need to visit
    • Press on the Register option given on the right corner.
    • Fill in the details displayed on the screen.
    • Accept the Terms and Condition by clicking on the small box.
    • At the end click Submit.

Let us see Activation Process on different streaming devices

Apple TV

  • One thing to keep in mind before starting the activation process is that your device is connected to the Internet.
  • Now to start with the same, open the App Store available on the homepage of the streaming device.
  • Look for the search bar on the displayed screen and enter the name of My5tv either by using a virtual keyboard or not. 
  • On getting the result of the searched application click on the Get option.
  • Once it is installed in your streaming device, tap on the app to launch and sign in the same.
  • After entering the signing in details you will get an Unique Activation Code on your displayed screen, make sure to save that code either by taking a screenshot of the same or by noting down that code somewhere.
  • Hereafter, open another device’s web browser and visit
  • On the said page enter the Activation Code preserved earlier for future use.
  • Enter the login details and click Submit.

Roku TV

  • Turn on the streaming device and go to the homepage of the said device.
  • After this open the Roku Channel Store and on that look for the search icon to enter the name of the application.
  • Enter the name of the application My5tv and click on the Add Channel option to install the said application.
  • Now it’s time to launch the application and also to sign in.
  • Following the above step an Unique Activation Code will pop up on your streaming device’s screen.
  • Make sure to note down that code and preserve that code for future usage.
  • Once all the above stated steps have been followed using another device like computer or mobile web browser visit
  • On the displayed page enter the Sign in details along with that Unique Activation Code.
  • Here’s the end of the activation process, now you can enjoy My5tv on your streaming device.

Android TV

  • Connect your device with the proper Internet connection via hotspot or Wi-Fi.
  • Look for the Play Store on the very homepage of your streaming device.
  • Press on the Play Store application to open it and on that page look for the search icon option.
  • In the search icon option enter the name of the application you want to download that is My5tv.
  • On getting the result for the same click on the Add Channel option to get the said application on your device.
  • After getting the application on your device, launch the app in order to get an Unique Activation Code.
  • The code received now is important, so make sure to note down that code.
  • With the help of another device like computer or mobile visit the from the web browser and there enter the code you received earlier to Activate the same on the device.


  • To activate the same on your Xbox first you need to turn on your Xbox Console.
  • Now in the search box enter the name My5tv to download the same on your Xbox device.
  • On finding it download the same on your device.
  • Once the app is installed, launch the application doing that an Unique Activation Code will appear on your screen. Preserve that code for future reference.
  • Using another device like Computer or Mobile visit from the web browser.
  • There enter the code and also details of the Sign in account.
  • Once you Sign in you need to enter the code in the given box. This ends the activation process.

This was all the steps involved in the Activation process of My5tv on different streaming devices. Using the above stated methods you can easily activate it .

Frequently Asked Questions: My5tv

  1. Is it necessary to register to watch My5tv?
    Yes, it is necessary to register or sign in to a my5tv account in order to enjoy shows or videos on streaming devices like Android mobile devices or Android TV. Likewise you can watch the contents of My5tv on
  1. On what devices can I access My5tv?
  • Smart TVs
    • Android Tvs
    • Freeview TVs
    • LG TVs
    • Roku TVs
    • Samsung Smart TVs (2013 onwards)
    • Sony Android Smart Tvs
    • Sony Youview TVs
  • Set-Top Boxes
    • Apple TV
    • Freesat
    • Freeview
    • NowTV & Roku
    • Virgin Media Tivo
    • Youview
  • Streaming Devices
    • Amazon Fire TV
    • NowTV and Roku
  • Mobile Devices
    • Android Mobiles and Tablets (running Android 5.0 or above)
    • iOS Apple Mobiles and Tablets (Running iOS 10 or above)
  • Websites
  • Games Consoles
    • Playstation 4
  1. How can I contact Customer Care Support?
    Anyone facing any issue with my5tv can submit a support ticket to their technical team. Also you can contact 020 3580 3600.

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