If you find yourself needing a little help setting up your Telstra TV and creating an account, we’ve included a step-by-step set of instructions to do so:
Step 1. You'll now need to sign in / sign up to access SBS On Demand - it's free, quick and easy. For more information on why, go here.
Step 2. A unique 6-digit code will appear on the TV. Keep this screen open.
Step 3. Use a mobile device or desktop browser and navigate to www.sbs.com.au/activate (dont use the TV browser). Remember to leave the SBS On Demand app open on your Telstra TV.
Step 4. Enter the 6-digit code displayed on the TV screen.
Step 5. Then sign in with your credentials or create an account.
If you sign in with an existing account, you will see confirmation screen on your device.
Your TV will log you in automatically after a few seconds.
If you don't already have an SBS account, you'll need to create one. To do so, please do the following:
Step 1. From your web browser, click 'create one' to create an account.
Step 2. Fill in each section with your details and click 'create account'.
Step 3. Before you are signed in to the SBS On Demand app you will need to validate your email address.
Sign in to your email account and click the verification link (or copy & paste it into your browser) that has been sent to you.
Step 4. Once you have validated your account you will see a confirmation screen on your mobile device or desktop browser. The SBS On Demand app will log you in automatically after a few seconds.
All done. Enjoy watching from our award-winning catalogue.