Do you have a problem to activate Hulu? Do not lose hope. In this guide, you will learn how to generate Hulu activation code on your device and use it to activate Hulu using www.hulu.com/activate website.
Hulu.com allows you to activate the movies streaming platform through a secure channel at www.secure.hulu.com/activate on your home media players which include Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and others.
Through the www.hulu.com/activate you can log in to your Hulu account select your device, enter Hulu activation code and log into your TV cable provider and click on continue and activate to start streaming Hulu movies on the selected device.
The implication is that Hulu activation code is needed for every device you select which you first need to generate on your device and type the activation code on Hulu.com/activate site.
Once you are at the Hulu.com/activate site you will first need to enter your login password and username to log in or start a free trial [in case you do not have a valid Hulu account]. Then, install Hulu app on your device, generate the Hulu activation code, select the device name by clicking on it, type the activation code on www.hulu.com/activate and click continue to authorize the device to stream Hulu movies.
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www.hulu.com/activate Supported Devices
If you have at least one of the following media players you will have the privilege to install the Hulu app, generate Hulu activation code and authorize the device on https://secure.hulu.com/activate to stream Hulu movies.
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- Xbox One & Xbox 360
- iPhone and iPad
If you want to stream Hulu contents on Android and iPhone/iPad download Hulu app and install it on your device. Upon successful installation log into your Hulu account and start streaming.
How to Install the Hulu App
Other than the Android and iPhone/iPad Hulu app, to install Hulu app on your console to generate the Hulu activation code you have to go through the app store on the device to download the app and install it.
www.hulu.com/activate on Ruku
Hulu supports to activate Hulu online with the activation code on www.hulu.com/activate.
- Switch on your Roku and press the home button on the remote control
- Navigate to “Roku Channel Store” using the remote navigator
- Type “Hulu” into the search box under “Movies & TV sections” and click on the search button
- Tap on the Hulu app from the result to start downloading
- Wait for the app to download and install on your Roku device
- Navigate to the Channel store and click on the Hulu app
- Generate the Hulu activation code
- Open your browser and visit www.hulu.com/activate and you will be redirected to https://secure.hulu.com/activate
- Log into your Hulu account and select Roku from the list of devices
- Type the activation code and click on continue
- Log in if prompted and click on the continue button to activate
- Now, go to your Roku media player and click on the Hulu app, browse through the contents and click to start streaming.
How to Activate Hulu.com on Apple TV
With the Hulu app installed on Apple TV, you can generate the activation code and activate it on www.hulu.com/activate.
- Go to the Apple TV store
- Browser for the Hulu app and install it
- Click on the app to generate the activation code
- Open your browser and visit https://secure.hulu.com/activate or Hulu.com/activate
- Log into your Hulu account and click select Apple TV from the list of devices
- Select your TV cable provider and log into your account
- Type the Hulu activation code into the column provided and click on continue
Upon activation, the Hulu contents will start to show on your Apple TV when you go to your app section and click on the Apple TV app, browse for the content to stream and it’ll start streaming.
How to Activate Hulu on Samsung TV
If casting a mobile screen to TV screen is something hard for you may want to activate Hulu on your smart Samsung TV.
- First press the home button on your Samsung TV
- Navigate to the channel store and find the Hulu app
- Tap on the app, download and install it
- Navigate back to the Channel store and click on the Hulu app to generate the Hulu activation code
- Write down the activation code and open your browser and visit www.hulu.com/activate
- Log into your Hulu account with your password and username
- Select your device by click on it from the list available. You can dig deep by clicking on others
- Enter the activation code and click on the continue button
- Select your cable provider and log into your account and click on continue to activate
Now, go back to the Hulu app and wait to authorize the activation code to start streaming live on your Samsung TV.
Hulu.com/activate not Working?
There could be a scenario where the Hulu activation code will not work on www.hulu.com/activate website or the Hulu contents will not be authorized on the selected device. From our research and the time, we have spent streaming Hulu on smart devices here are some reasons why Hulu.com activation code failed.
- Your Hulu free trial has expired. If your Hulu free trial has expired the Hulu activation code will be authorized on www.hulu.com/activate site.
- You type the wrong Hulu activation code. Although, the activation code isn’t unique the exact activation code that’s displayed on your device screen must be correctly typed before it’d work.
- You selected the wrong device when you log into your Hulu account to authorize the activation code on www.hulu.com/activate. If the device that generated the activation code for Hulu is Apple TV and you selected Roku the activation code will not work.
- Your internet connection is poor. Double-check to make sure that your internet is at the top of its speed otherwise you might encounter Error Code 5003 when you are streaming.