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WVreader
Level 8

I don't have a television provider.

I live where I can't get television service, even with satellite providers. That's why I wanted a streaming service. But now I find I can't access a lot of content without a provider. I have sling, hulu  prime and netflix, but I can't watch a lot of Nat geo wild and animal planet shows. Help?

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XavierL13
Level 8

Re: I don't have a television provider.

How do I use Sling TV as authentication for another app?

These are the apps you can log into with your Sling TV email and password.

 

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cbarbagallo
Level 9

Re: I don't have a television provider.

We use Hulu Live.

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Markp
Level 9

Re: I don't have a television provider.

I'm a Hulu live subscriber but can't sign into Turner Classic Movie app as they are not listed as a provider. Anyone have a workaround? Appreciated. 

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Markp
Level 9

Re: I don't have a television provider.

They have on demand movies on their app I'd like to access. By the way, thanks for the polite response. 

 

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WVreader
Level 8

Re: I don't have a television provider.

Rural West Virginia. Not enough customers for cable, too many hills and trees for satellite reception.

boogernose
Level 18

Re: I don't have a television provider.

Well if you have internet you are doing fine. Satellite and cable aint nothing.

I dont have a so called Provider either by choice.

Both those Channels/apps are available in the Roku Channel store.

https://channelstore.roku.com/details/90764/animal-planet-go

and Nat geo too

 

 

---A problem clearly stated is a problem half solved---.
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WVreader
Level 8

Re: I don't have a television provider.

Nat geo wild is not available, and that's what it says I need.