YouTube TV is a video-streaming service used to watch TV channels from 70+ popular networks. Launched in 2017, YouTube TV is accessible only in the US and its territories. Since it is a premium service, you need to pay $49.99 per month to stream the TV channels. It also has cloud DVR support with unlimited storage to record your favourite shows. The service is easily accessible with the help of a web browser on your device. But, Google has developed a dedicated app for platforms like Android, iOS, Roku, Firestick, Apple TV, Smart TVs and more. Here, we will show how to install and set up the YouTube TV app on Vizio Smart TV.
How to Download and Install YouTube TV on Vizio Smart TV
YouTube TV app is officially available on Yahoo connected store. Hence, you can download it with ease.
#1: Press the “V” button on your Vizio TV remote to access the app bar.
#2: With the help of arrows keys, navigate to Yahoo App Store or CTV store. Click the OK button to launch the store.
#3: Under the All Apps section, find and select the YouTube TV app that you want to install.
#4: Select Install app to initiate the installation process.
#5: Wait for YouTube TV app to install on your Vizio TV.
NOTE: Users without Yahoo App Store on their Vizio TV cannot access YouTube TV.
How to Activate YouTube TV app on Vizio TV
Upon installation, users must activate/configure the YouTube app with their Google account.
#1: Open the YouTube TV app that you installed.
#2: Select Already member and an alphanumeric code along with the activation link will appear on the screen.
#3: Now, take your smartphone and open any web browser.
#4: Visit tv.youtube.com/start and login with your Google account credentials.
#5: Enter the activation code and activate the app.
#6: After successful activation, start streaming the YouTube TV contents on your TV.
These are the steps required to install and activate YouTube TV app on your Vizio smart TV. You can also pay an extra charge to stream addition channels like NBA League Pass, Showtime and more. Use the comment section to post your queries. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to stay connected with us.
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