If you have recently subscribed to Hulu and you want to be able to view their channels on a new supported device - this guide will teach you how to activate your new device in hulu.com/activate and enter code in my device.
You will also learn how to view Hulu on multiple devices and how to remove a device and manage account access.
Finally, we will show you how to log out anyone with access to your hulu.com account and we conclude this guide with a list of Hulu supported devices.
How to Activate a New Supported Device in hulu.com/activate enter code
Some supported PC or mobile devices do not require an Activation Code. To activate such a device, you simply need to download and install Hulu app.
You then login to your Hulu account by providing your registered email address and user Password. However, you can activate Hulu on your Smart TV device by visiting the official Hulu website at www.hulu.com/activate which redirect to https://secure.hulu.com/activate.
How to use an Activation Code to enter code on my Device
Follow the steps below to use an Activation Code and enter code to activate Hulu on a supported PC device.
Step #1: If you are using a PC or mobile device, download, install, and open the Hulu app.
Step #2: While on the Hulu app home screen, highlight 'Log In' and choose the 'Activate on a computer' option. You will then be taken to another screen where the Activation Code is displayed.
Step #3: Next, you can either visit the hulu.com/activate site or login to your Hulu.com account. On the 'Account' page go-to the option labelled 'Watch Hulu on Your Devices'. This option is under the 'Your Account' section.
Once you are on the 'Watch Hulu on Your Devices' option, you can then input the exclusive Activation Code.
Step #4: While on hulu.com/activate or the 'Watch Hulu on Your Devices' on your Hulu.com 'Account' page input the Activation Code and within a minute you will be able to login and access channels on Hulu.
As soon as you activate a new supported device on Hulu account, Hulu will send you a notification email.
This email is to inform you that a device is currently activated on your account, just in case you were not the one that activated this device.
The email will consist of information, such as; the type of activated device, the location of the activated device, the activation date and time.
How to manage all Activated Supported Devices
All Hulu activated supported devices can be managed. But to view every activated supported device you first need to login to your Hulu 'Account' page.
Visit 'Your Account' section then the option labelled 'Watch Hulu on Your Devices' and click on 'Manage Devices'.
Next, a pop-up screen will be displayed showing all the supported devices you have activated to your Hulu.com account.
You will also see when exactly the devices were activated. Furthermore, you have the option of removing a device if you like.
How to remove activated Devices in hulu.com activate
In a situation where an activated device is unknown or obsolete, you can remove the device from the Hulu account. You can also control any access to your Hulu account from the unknown or obsolete device.
If the user of the unknown device wants to use the device to access your Hulu.com account, the user will be prompted with a Login message where they would be required to enter the registered email and user password.
To prevent this unauthorized user from accessing your Hulu account, you will need to change your email address and/or reset your user Password.
To remove a device simply go-to 'Your Account' then 'Watch Hulu on Your Devices', click 'Manage Devices' then click the 'Remove' option next to the device you want to remove.
How to Log Out Unauthorized PC Access
You can Log Out an unauthorized computer access to the Hulu account in the following three steps.
Step #1: Login to your 'Account' page.
Step #2: Go-to 'Your Account' and under the 'Privacy and Settings' choose the 'Protect your Account' option.
Step #3: A pop-up screen appears after you click the 'Protect your Account' option. Click the 'Log Out Of All Computers' option and then you will log out every web browser other than the one you are using presently.
Hulu OTT video Streaming Supported Devices
The latest Hulu app can be downloaded and installed on the following smart TV, game console, mobile/smartphone and tablet devices:
- Apple TV (at least the 4th generation)
- Android TV (only on select TV models),
- Android OS mobile phones and tablets,
- Echo Show,
- Fire TV as well as Fire TV Stick,
- Fire Tablets,
- LG TV (only on select TV models),
- Nintendo Switch
- Mac OS and PC web browsers/apps,
- Sony PlayStation,
- Roku (only on select models),
- Samsung TV (only on select TV models)
- VIZIO SmartCast TVs
- Xbox console,
- Xfinity Flex Streaming TV Box, and
- Xfinity X1 TV Boxes.
Competitors and related
- amazon.com/my tv
- www.twitch.com activate
- Disney plus
- abc.com activate
Owned by both The Walt Disney Company (67% stake) and Comcast (33% stake) - Hulu is an American-based OTT video streaming service platform that was launched on the 29th of October, 2007.
With over a decade of operation, it is estimated that Hulu and later Hulu+ has more than 40 million active subscribers and counting. As a matter of fact, Hulu was the first ever on-demand video streaming service platform to add a "Plus" to their name back in 2010.
By 2017, Hulu launched Live TV, a topnotch IPTV service that features popular linear television channels.
If you are unable to activate a new supported device on Hulu.com/activate or remove an unauthorized device you can try the following:
- Close then reopen your web browser,
- Clear the web browser cache, or
- Make use of a different browser that supports Hulu.
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