- Add Telemundo: Home button on remote → Streaming Channels → Search Channels → Search for History app → Add Channel.
- Activate History Channel: Launch the History channel → Visit the activation site on the browser → Enter the code → Continue → Link your TV provider.
Are you wondering how to watch History Channel on Roku? Installing the History app is the best solution. The application is free to install from Roku Channel Store. However, it requires an active cable TV provider subscription to unlock the entire library. Alternatively, you can also watch History Channel without a cable subscription by using the Live TV streaming services.
TV providers supporting History Channel: DIRECTV Stream, COX, DIRECTV, Dish, Frontier, Optimum, Philo, Spectrum, Verizon, Xfinity, and more.
How to Add History Channel on Roku
1: Turn on your Roku and connect it to an internet connection.
2: Press the Home on the Roku remote and select the Streaming channels option.
3: Select the Search Channel option on the screen.
4: Use the virtual keyboard to type History and search for it.
5: Select the Add Channel option and wait for the Channel to install on your Roku.
Using Roku Channel Store
1: Open a web browser and visit https://my.roku.com/.
2: Sign in with the Roku account that you’ve configured on the device.
3: Go to the Search Channels section and search for the History app.
4: Select the app and tap the +Add Channel option.
5: Turn on your Roku, and the History app will be installed automatically.
How to Activate History Channel on Roku
1: Launch the History app that you’ve installed.
2: Tap the Sign In option. It will show an activation code.
3: Open a web browser on another device and visit the activation site (www.history.com/activate).
4: Select Roku from the options.
5: Select your TV provider. Choose More Providers if you can’t find your provider.
6: Enter the activation code displayed on the History app and activate the device.
7: Now, start streaming your History app content on Roku.
Alternate Way – Stream History Channel on Roku Without Cable
History Channel is also part of several Live TV streaming services. Those services have dedicated apps on the Roku Channel Store to stream the Live channels. At the same time, you don’t need any cable TV provider subscription to access them. You can access them easily with a monthly or annual subscription.
|Service||Free Trial||Price||Installation Guide|
|DIRECTV STREAM||Yes||Entertainment – $49.99/month|
Choice – $69.99/month
Ultimate – $84.99/month
Premier – $129.99/month
|DirecTV Stream on Roku|
|Hulu + Live TV||Yes||$69.99/month (with ads)|
$74.99/month (without ads)
|Hulu on Roku|
|fuboTV||Yes||$69.99/month||fuboTV on Roku|
|Philo TV||Yes||$25/month||Philo on Roku|
|Sling TV||No||Sling Blue – $35/month|
Sling Orange – $35/month
|Sling TV on Roku|
Frequently Asked Questions
History channel is free to download on Roku. You can also stream certain content for free. To unlock the entire library, you need to link the TV provider subscription.