Animal Planet is one of the very few channels that everybody knows about. The channel takes around the savannahs in the world, and they explain in detail about the fauna there. Their shows are mostly documentaries, with a few exceptional reality shows that involve animal rescuing. The channel is being streamed almost in every part of the world, and is one of the very few ‘Most Watched’ channels in Roku.
We will take you through the different steps of downloading and installing the channel in your Roku account, both from the Roku device and from your mobile application. The only prerequisite for this process to start, is a Roku account. So if you don’t have one, please create. You can create a Roku account if you don’t already have one.
The account creation would demand basic details like your first name, second name and your contact information. The next part of the account creation is the payment information collection. Roku collected these payment details to charge for purchases like that of animalplanet.com/activate.
Once you’ve created an account, the next step is to search for the channel and install it. To do this, you’d need to have signed into your own account.
Search for the channel in Roku channel store
To search for the channel, you’d need to enter the search phrase in the Roku search bar. Alternatively, you can use the Roku voice command in Roku Premiere + or higher remotes.
To search for a channel, you can use the channel’s name, the name of a program or a movie or the series offered by the channel. In this case, you can simply search for Animal Planet or animalplanet.com/activate.
Roku will now search across its directory and pull the channels that seem relevant to your search phrase. You just have to scroll through the search result to locate the channel you’re looking for. Once you find Animal Planet, please select the channel, and open the menu.
From the menu, please select the option to download and install the channel application on to your Roku account. Please note that this process of downloading and installing the application would take some time. This depends purely on your internet speed. You’d know if your channel is downloaded or not, by checking the channel list in your Roku account!
The next step is to activate the channel from the URL animalplanet.com/activate.
How to activate the channel from animalplanet.com/activate?
Well, every Roku channel needs an activation. This is to make sure that the channel was downloaded and installed with the Roku account holder’s knowledge. To add an extra layer or protection, you might as well set a four-digit pin that the user has to enter in order to download the channel.
This activation is complete when you enter the activation code from the Roku TV to the browser. This code will be given to you when you open the channel for the first time on to your Roku account. The code will be displayed on your TV screen. You will have to make note of the code, and enter the same on to the browser screen.
Once you enter the activation code on to the browser window, you will be able to access the channel via the Roku device. Go, open the animalplanet.com/activate application and start streaming!
You can stream the same channel from your Roku mobile application as well. Please do let us know if you have any questions with respect to this channel activation, or device setup, please do let us know and we’ll help you with it. Our toll-free number is +1-844-608-1510.