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Tried to watch adultswim...went to the website as directed put in access code but it asked for a service provider???? All i have is the roku stick and no 🛰 nor cable. What am i to do in order to get past this and start watching ?

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Level 19

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When you have a paid subscription to a cable/satellite/whatever system that carries the channel, part of your subscription fee goes to the channel.  Most cable channels that provide Roku streaming options require that you are paying for the channel through a paid provider account.

From the FAQ on Adult Swim's website:

What if I don't have a TV Service Provider

Access to this service is only available to customers of participating TV Service Providers who also subscribe to adult swim.

 

 

  • Roku Streaming Stick +, 3810X, Ser YH0059427035, wifi - Samsung UN55ES6100
  • Roku Streaming Stick, 3600X, Ser 5S56D8240827, wifi - JVC EM37T
  • TCL Roku TV 43S425/C107X, Ser X000001R60KV, wifi

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Level 21

Re: Stuck

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Many channels require a tv/cable provider.  There's nothing you can do about it if they don't offer a paid/subscription version.

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Level 19

Re: Stuck

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When you have a paid subscription to a cable/satellite/whatever system that carries the channel, part of your subscription fee goes to the channel.  Most cable channels that provide Roku streaming options require that you are paying for the channel through a paid provider account.

From the FAQ on Adult Swim's website:

What if I don't have a TV Service Provider

Access to this service is only available to customers of participating TV Service Providers who also subscribe to adult swim.

 

 

  • Roku Streaming Stick +, 3810X, Ser YH0059427035, wifi - Samsung UN55ES6100
  • Roku Streaming Stick, 3600X, Ser 5S56D8240827, wifi - JVC EM37T
  • TCL Roku TV 43S425/C107X, Ser X000001R60KV, wifi

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