The NBC app offers the ability to stream both the latest episodes as well as classic NBC TV shows. Live streaming of local and national news is also possible. You can also watch series on networks such as Bravo, USA, and SYFY.
The app promises smooth streaming, but sometimes it does not work. Users may experience problems with the app, such as not being able to view NBC Live or other videos.
To fix a problem with the NBC app on Fire Stick, Android or iOS, Smart TV, or any other streaming device, it is important to identify the root cause. There are many reasons why the application may stop working.
Why the NBC app doesn’t work on your device
The following issues could cause an app to cease working:
- Accessing NBC is being done from an unspecified location
- You want to access live or locked content without a subscription
- To stream, you are using an internet-only service plan
These and other reasons may be the reason you’re getting an error while watching NBC TV or live sports.
The first step to fixing the problem is to identify the cause.
1. 1.Activate your device and connect your TV provider
The first thing you can do before using the NBC application is to activate your device or link your TV provider account.
But if the NBC app is not working on Fire TV, Apple TV, Android TV, and Roku because you are unable to use the nbc.com/activate link, here is what you should do.
- Reload the activation webpage again
- You do not need an activation code? Delete the app and reinstall it on your device
- Clear cache and app data if the activation code does not work.
To resolve the problem, you can use another browser or incognito mode.
You will need to do the same thing for mobile devices. Re-linking your TV provider each month can solve most issues that make NBC live streaming not work.
This can be done by going to Settings, unlinking your current television provider, restarting the app, and then linking your TV provider once again.
2. 2.Update your app
You can get the NBC app pre-installed for certain platforms. You will need to update the app from your device’s app store.
Visit the Google Play Store to find NBC and click on Update.
It may not be working on Apple TV. Visit the App Store and search for the NBC app icon. Click on Get to download the application.
To update the NBC app, you’ll need to go to each channel store, app store, or smart hub.
3. How to fix the NBC App that isn’t working on Roku
To clear cache or data, restart Roku if you experience an error while streaming.
- Go to Settings
- Select Systems
- Select System Restart
- Unplug the power cord
- It’s back!
Reopen the app and try it again.
If you experience a video error while streaming via the NBC app, restart the player to try again.
It should work on your Smart TV or Fire Stick. Reactivate your device and connect it to your TV provider. Updating the application can resolve many problems.