www.paramountnetwork.com/activate – Guide to Activate Paramount Network on Devices

by HalfMile March 02, 2022
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Activate Paramount Network on Different Streaming Devices:

Right from our childhood while watching movies, we all have seen a mountain covered in ice and the stars roaming around it before setting itself at the starting. Yes, you have guessed the name correctly, Paramount. In this article, we will discuss the Paramount Network and its activation in various devices.

This American basic cable channel is owned by the MTV group of Entertainment group of a unit of ViacomCBS Domestic Media Networks, with their headquarters located at the Paramount Pictures Studio lot in Los Angeles. The network was launched in the year 1983. It was originally founded by the partnership between Radio station WSM and Westinghouse Broadcasting as The Nashville Network. They showed a variety of shows that included the lifestyle of the Southern U.S., motor racing, and so on.

The programming features of Paramount Network:

Currently, the channel is showing the original series and reruns of several sitcoms. It gives you some of the content that is absolutely unique like Yellowstone and the Lip Sync Battle.  It also broadcasts another channel i.e. Spike TV, which only featured male-oriented programs, but now features reality shows that has to capture the broader aspect of the audience like Bar Rescue and Ink Master. It has tried to feature programs that are much more gender-balanced.

You will be intrigued by the sports and the games that are featured in the Paramount Network, featuring combat sports making it the first cable home of mixed martial arts. You will also find kickboxing and professional wrestling and so more.

To view the channel you need to have a TV provider to watch all your favorite shows, or else you can get the streaming services. Some of them are given as follows-

  • Philo – you have to pay $25 per month after you go through a 7-day trial before committing towards the service. You will get a package of over 60 channels.
  • Hulu – it includes live Paramount Network streaming starting at a price of $64.99 after a 7-day trial.
  • Sling TV – you can subscribe to Sling TV’s Blue or Orange package at the rate of $35 per month which gives you the live streaming of Paramount Network.
  • Video – their core package provides you with the Paramount Network and you can have the channels for $55 per month.
  • DirecTV Stream – their package includes the Paramount Network with an amount of $69.99 per month.
  • Fubo TV – provides you with a family package that gives you many other channels at the rate of $64.99 per month after a 7-day trial.
  • YouTube – it also offers a Paramount Network and an ample amount of storage space to record your shows. It is included in the package for $64.99 a month. It will give you a 1 week trial. Particularly for this, you don’t need to go through an activation procedure. All you need to do is to pay the subscription to view and enjoy the contents of Paramount Device.

One thing to keep in mind, is if you do not wish to commit to the series shown in the Paramount Network where a free trial is provided, you can cancel before the free trial to avoid any charges.

Can the Paramount Network be subscribed:

There is no way to subscribe to the Paramount Network. You can avail it through the cable provider or through the streaming device. You can go to the website to watch the series you love or log in with your credentials from Philo, Fubo TV, etc. to unlock the other contents.

Pre-requisites before the activation procedure:

  • TV provider
  • Another device for the activation procedure
  • Streaming device

The streaming devices where you can watch the contents of Paramount Network:

  • Roku
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Android TV
  • Apple TV
  • Xfinity

It has its different channels that is bound to hook you to the viewing screen. Let us look at the procedure of activating the network on various streaming devices.

Paramount Network activation on Roku:

  • The first step is to open Roku on your TV.
  • Then go to the Channel Store. Open the Streaming Channels that you will find below.
  • Then go to the Search channels, and search for the app by typing its name.
  • After you get the channel install it on your TV by clicking on the Add Channels.

(Click on Add Channel option for free apps, and you need to select the Buy option. Then you need to provide a PIN if the feature is enabled on your Roku device)

  • After the channel is installed on your Roku device, you need to sign in to the account of Paramount Network.
  • Then you will be given an activation code that you need to keep in mind since you need to enter it in the activation website.
  • Then go to the activation page using the link www.paramountnetwork.com/activate through your other device or you can type on the chrome browser to get to the page.
  • Enter the activation code and click on Continue, and keep on following the onscreen prompts to complete the process.


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Paramount Network activation on Amazon Fire TV:

  • After switching on the Amazon Fire TV, go to the Search option and type the word Paramount.
  • After the results are displayed on the screen, select the Download option to install the app.
  • After the installation of the app, you have to sign in to the account giving all your credentials.
  • Then an activation code will be displayed. Copy it down.
  • Using your other device, go to the activation page through the web browser or use the link www.paramountnetwork.com/activate
  • Then after you are on the page, enter the 7 digit code and hit the Continue
  • After following the onscreen prompts, your procedure is done.

Paramount Network activation on Android TV:

  • Switch on your Android TV and go to the Play Store app, and search for the Paramount app on your Search
  • Once the app is displayed, download it and wait until it gets installed.
  • After the installation is complete, sign in to your account giving all the details.
  • Now, the activation code will show up, and you need to write it down.
  • Then go to the activation web page using some other device through the web browser or follow the link www.paramountnetwork.com/activate
  • Once on the page, enter the code, and click on the Continue
  • Keep on following the onscreen prompts and sign in with the TV provider by providing your credentials to complete the activation procedure.


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Paramount Network activation on Apple TV:

  • Switch on the Apple TV and go to the App Store. Use the Search tab to find the Paramount app.
  • Once the app is displayed, download and install it on your TV.
  • After the installation is done, sign in to your account.
  • Then you will be shown an activation code, which you need to copy.
  • Then take some other device and go to the activation page through the web browser or through the link www.paramountnetwork.com/activate
  • Then enter the code once on the page, click on the Continue button, and keep on following the onscreen prompts to complete the procedure.

Paramount Network activation on Xfinity:

  • First and foremost is to turn the device on.
  • Then press the Xfinity button and go to the main menu.
  • Then you have to click on Apps to find the app.
  • Once the app is located, highlight it using the remote.
  • Now, tap on the OK button to download and install the app.
  • Now you have to launch the app and you will get an activation code.
  • Now go to the activation page using the link www.paramountnetwork.com/activate through your other device.
  • Then enter the code and hit the Continue button and sign in with your TV provider.

It will only take a few moments for the verification to be done. Once you are shown the success message, start streaming the Paramount Network.

Paramount Network activation on DirecTV:

  • First switch on the Device, and launch the Apps menu using the remote.
  • Scroll the apps section to find the Paramount app. Once you locate it, click on the app to download it and wait until it gets installed.
  • After the installation is done, you need to launch the app.
  • This would prompt for an activation code to appear on the screen, but before that choose your TV provider.
  • After copying the code, go to the activation page to enter the code on the page. You can go to the page using some other device through a web browser or through the link www.paramountnetwork.com/activate
  • Once there, provide the activation code and sign in with your TV provider.

Some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Q. What am I supposed to do if I am facing problem with the TV channel?

Ans. You must contact the TV provider. They have better insights into the set-top boxes and will be able to spot the problem with ease. Probably, the problem occurs if the box is outdated. Be sure to give them all the information so that they can do a thorough check.

Q. What shall I do if the app is crashing or not working?

Ans. You need to update the operating system and be sure you have free space of about 2 GB. You need to delete the app, restart the device and again install the app. If the same consequences occur again, you can go through with all the procedures to activate the app or drop a message at the Email ID at help@paramountnetwork.com.

Q. What to do if an error message shows up that the app is unavailable in the country?

Ans. If you stay within the U.S. and still face the same problem, then you need to make sure that you are not using a VPN or other firewall setting. If the same problem happens again, then you need to message in the mobile app under Settings>Help>Contact Support, or else you can directly click on the Contact Support on the support page below.

Q. Why am I not able to watch any episodes of my favorite show or movies?

Ans. Some episodes, seasons are not available due to the syndications, rights and contacts. You need to look into the device’s streaming media store and maybe you need to purchase a few seasons or shows. Most of the contents can be availed through Google Play, Amazon, iTunes, Microsoft Movies and TV, Vudu and DVD.

Q. Can I watch the full episodes outside the U.S.?

Ans. The full episode streaming can only be availed in the United States and the U.S. territories only.

Q. How am I supposed to find a show or episode on the app?

Ans. Start browsing the main menu of the app or the website. Under the All Shows, you can find all the shows with alphabetical order. You can go to the magnifying glass icon on the top right to view the episodes or extra menus. The shows with multiple seasons will have a drop down menu. You can tap on the episode as you desire. Well, for the locked or the restricted season you have to sign in with your TV provider.


This article will provide you with the procedure on hoe to activate the Paramount Network on different streaming devices. If you face any problems while activating, you can connect to the support team through the helpline number – 1-805-436-1200. You can reach out to them through the website using the link www.paramountnetwork.com/info/phhrkc/faq and scroll down and click on the Contact Us. Follow the steps –

  • Enter your full name which is optional.
  • Enter your Email address.
  • Select the platform i.e. the streaming device in which you are watching the contents of Paramount Network.
  • Then fill in the space where you need to describe your problem.
  • After you are done with filling all the fields, click on the Submit button, and keep on following the online prompts to complete the procedure.



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