How to Activate Crave on Samsung, LG, Sony or Any Smart TV

In case you are not aware already, Crave is a Canadian Media Streaming service. The app is very popular amount smartphone users, but what if you wish to access it on a much bigger screen? Today, we will talk about how you can activate your Smart TV in Crave to enjoy streaming your favorite content straight from your TV on a big screen. Why enjoy it on a mobile device or PC when you can use Crave on your Smart TV?

In order to start streaming content from Crave, you should activate your TV or add it to the registered devices list. So that Crave will let it access all of its content. Many service providers use this method. So you could have seen this for the Youtube app as well. By activating your TV to add it to your account, you allow full access. The process is very simple, and you can do it within these small steps.

How to Activate Crave on Samsung, LG, Sony or Any Smart TV

How to activate crave on your Samsung, Sony, LG or any Smart TV?

Obviously, the first step is to install crave on your Smart TV, that’s step 0 if you will. You can do this by going into the apps store on your Smart TV. Mostly your TV will have an apps store section to get new apps. In the case of Android TVs, you should be able to find the app in the play store. If you are using a Samsung TV, then you will find Crave app in the SmartHub under the “Recommended” section.

Once you have installed the Crave app on your TV, you can easily activate it.

  1. Open the Crave app on your Smart TV and make sure you are connected to the internet.
  2. Now you will see an option to sign in under the Account management section.
  3. Select it and you will see a code on your TV screen.
  4. Depending on your TV type, click the appropriate links below.
    Apple TV:
    Amazon Fire:
    Android TV:
    Facebook Portal:
    Bell TV set-top box:
    Samsung Smart TV:
    LG Smart TV:
  5. Sign in to your Crave account on the webpage.
  6. Enter the code displayed on your TV on the webpage.
  7. Wait for it to process and you should see a “Success” message on the browser if it has been completed.

So, that’s it, you have activated crave on your TV. Now you can enjoy streaming all your favorite content from Crave directly on your Smart TV without any issues.

How to Deactivate your TV from Crave?

In case you no longer require your TV to access crave, you can easily deactivate your TV from Crave. So you can no longer access Crave using that TV. There might be any reasons for you to do this, for instance, you want to add a different TV. So follow these steps if you want to Deactivate your TV or remove it from the devices in the Crave.

  1. Visit from your browser on your mobile phone or your PC.
  2. Log in to the account that you used to activate the TV.
  3. Click on Manage account and click on the Settings option.
  4. Click on Device management and you should be able to see all your device listed.
  5. Finally, select any device and click on remove.

That’s it, that device will no longer be able to access your crave account.


So as you can see, activating your TV or deactivating it from accessing the Crave services is very easy to do. If you are still not able to do it, then you can try contacting Crave support and explaining to them about your TV model or the device model you are using. If you are trying to access Crave from outside Canada, then it will not work because of the geo-location restrictions of Crave Service.


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