How to Add Showmax to DStv Premium Account

Showmax South Africa is linked up with DStv premium so that you can watch Showmax on DStv with the same DStv subscription.

Showmax is one of the best South African online TV show series like Netflix, Popconflix, YouTube and other popular online TV series with a legal right to show all their content to their subscribers.

To ease the stress of always connecting to the internet before you can watch Showmax you can now watch Showmax on DStv.

Here is how to add Showmax to DStv and watch Showmax on the DStv channel.

Showmax gives a 14-day free trial after which you will be charged to continue using the online TV show, live event and TV series website.

You can cancel your subscription at any time within the period of 14 days if you don’t want to be charged after your trial period.

With a trial period of 14 days, you can add Showmax to DStv with a premium subscription and enjoy all Showmax on your DStv.

Meanwhile, Showmax South Africa’s service charge is affordable and it won’t empty your pocket subscription after 14 days trial period.Add Showmax to DStv

If you have successfully added a card or added your Paypal account or Added another means of payment method with a fund that can be charged at the end of the free grace period you have to cancel your subscription so that you will not be charged.

How to Generate Showmax DStv Activate Code

An activation code is required to link Showmax to DStv just like the YouTube Activation code.

It’s this activation code that will grant Showmax permission on DStv to add Showmax as a channel on the DStv premium account.

  • Go to
  • DStv will automatically add your country and official language to the URL. E.g
  • Sign into your easy platform account
  • Tap on my account
  • Tap on DStv Connect ID

Add Showmax to DStv Premium Subscription

You must have a valid subscription at first before you can link both DStv and Showmax together. Otherwise, try Showmax’s free trial.

This doesn’t hurt. You will have access to all Showmax services for free.

Follow these procedures to add Showmax to DStv

  • Login to your Showmax account or create a new one if you have not created your own 14 days free trial account
  • To the left panel, click on Manage account  and process to Manage Subscription
  • Enter your region account ID. Eg., the South Africa account ID
  • Verify your account by confirming your phone number
  • Type the one-time password (OTP) and send it to your phone number
  • Your Showmax will be linked successfully with your DStv.

Before you can add Showmax to DStv you must verify your account first.

This is necessary for Showmax to make sure that you are the real user of the account and it will not that someone else is doing that without your permission.

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