If you signed up for CBS All Access on a device other than your Fire TV,
you’ll need to activate your subscription on your Fire TV before you start
streaming your favorite shows.
Simply follow the instructions and the red button below.
Launch the CBS All Access app. From the home screen, select
Sign In or Settings > Sign In.
Next, you’ll need to sign in to your CBS All Access account.
There are 2 ways you can do this:
1. On your device
- Via the your CBS All Access email and password.
2. On the web
You can use this option if you’re comfortable with your device’s native
keyboard, and if you originally subscribed to CBS All Access directly
on your Fire TV.
- Via rendezvous using the your CBS All Access email address
and password or social account.
You can use this option if you’d prefer using your computer/phone/tablet
keyboard, or if you subscribed to CBS All Access via a different device
with a different billing platform (for example, iTunes or Roku).
To sign in directly on your device, select On your device.
Step 2a: Signing in On Your Device
Enter the email address and password you used when subscribing to
CBS All Access (NOT your Amazon email address and password)
and select Sign In.
That’s it! You’ll now be able to start streaming CBS All Access
on your Fire TV.
Step 2b: Signing in On the Web
To sign in on the web, select On the web.
Obtain Activation Code
You’ll then see a screen with directions on how to activate your Fire TV.
Make a note of your activation code in the middle of the screen.
You’ll need it for the next steps.
Go to your computer, mobile phone, or tablet, and open your
Important! Activation cannot be completed on the CBS app. Please
make sure you’re using your internet browser.
Locate the address bar at the top of your browser.
Type www.cbs.com/firetv in the address bar.
Enter Activation Code
You will be taken to the Fire TV Activation page.
Enter your activation code. Activation codes are NOT case-sensitive.
After you enter your code, click Activate.
If you’re not signed in to your CBS All Access account, you’ll be
prompted to do so now.
Enter the email address and password you used to sign up for
CBS All Access (if you signed up via Facebook,
just choose the appropriate icon) and click Sign In.
You’ll then see a confirmation screen. Your Fire TV screen will
automatically refresh, and you can start watching your favorite