Showtime Anytime Activate, Cancel, Free Trial

showtimeanytime/activate – A complete guide on how to stream Showtime Anytime on different devices. Please be aware that this tutorial works for both the Showtime Anytime app and the Showtime app.

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What Is Showtime Anytime?

Showtime Anytime is a streaming service offered by Showtime Networks Inc., which allows its subscribers to watch its programming online, using devices such as computers, smartphones, tablets, and smart TVs. The service is available to those who subscribe to Showtime through a cable or satellite TV provider and those who have the network as part of their cable or satellite package.

What Is The Difference Between The Showtime Streaming Service and Showtime Anytime?

The Showtime streaming service and Showtime Anytime are both services offered by Showtime that allow users to watch Showtime content online. But, there are some differences between the two services.

The Showtime streaming service is a standalone service that does not need a cable subscription, while Showtime Anytime is a service that is only available to Showtime cable subscribers. The Showtime streaming service offers a broader content selection when compared to Showtime Anytime.

How To Create A Showtime Anytime Account?

To use SHOWTIME Anytime, you first need a SHOWTIME subscription through a participating TV provider or digital streaming services, such as Amazon Prime or Hulu, along with a supported device with a high-speed internet connection. There is no extra charge for this service.

To create your Showtime Anytime account:

  1. Go to www.showtimeanytime.com on your computer or launch the SHOWTIME Anytime app (not the SHOWTIME app) on your device. 
  2. Click ‘Log In’ and select your TV provider or streaming service from the list.
  3. Sign in with your provider using your provider username and password. If you are using SHOWTIME Anytime for the first time, you will need to create a SHOWTIME Anytime profile as part of the log-in process.

What Devices Support Showtime Anytime?

You can use the following devices to stream content via Showtime Anytime:

TV & Streaming Devices

 Amazon Devices

  • Fire TV
  • Fire TV Stick
  • Kindle Fire 2014 or later (Fire OS 4+)

 Android TVs

Many Android TV devices support Showtime Anytime, for example:

  • LeEco TV
  • Sony Bravia TV
  • Hisense TV
  • NVIDIA SHIELD TV
  • Xiaomi MiBox

 Apple

  • Apple TV (3rd Gen+)

 Chromecast

  • Chromecast Ultra
  • Chromecast with Google TV

 LG Smart TVs (with webOS) 

Playstation 4

Playstation 5

 Roku

  • Roku Streaming device (2nd Gen+)
  • Roku TV

Samsung Smart TVs

 TiVo

  • TiVo boxes with select cable TV providers only. For more information, please get in touch with your cable TV provider.

 XBOX ONE

XBOX SERIES X

XBOX SERIES S

XFINITY FLEX

Mobile Devices

  • Android Phones and Tablets: Android 7.0+
  • Apple iPhone / iPad (iOS 12+)

Computers

  • PC: Windows 10 or later
  • MAC : MAC OS X 10.10 or later

VR Devices

  • Oculus Go *
  • Oculus Quest *

*Unfortunately, XFINITY does not support VR.

How Do I Activate Showtime Anytime?

To activate Showtime Anytime:

  1. Start the Showtime Anytime app on your device.
  2. Play any program on the Showtime Anytime app.
  3. Or, select login/sign in.
  4. Select your TV provider or streaming service.
  5. Copy the activation code that appears on the screen.
  6. Using a web browser, go to https://www.showtimeanytime.com/#/activate
  7. Enter your activation code.
  8. Click SUBMIT1.

Where Do I Enter My Showtime Anytime Activation Code?

Where do I enter my showtime anytime activation code? On the website, you’ll see a box, like in the image below.

where do I enter my showtime anytime activation code?

Once you complete the above steps, the Showtime Anytime app on your device refreshes, and you will have access to Showtime Anytime streaming. Please note that you must have the Showtime Anytime app on your device to do the above steps.

How Do I Activate Showtime Anytime On Roku?

On your Roku streaming player:

To get SHOWTIME ANYTIME: Search for SHOWTIME ANYTIME from the Roku main menu, or you can select it from the Movies & TV section of the Roku Channel Store. Open the channel and choose Activate via the menu.

To activate Showtime Anytime on your Roku TV, follow the steps below:

  • Go to your Roku Channel Store.
  • Add the Showtime Anytime App/Channel.
  • Open the Showtime Anytime app/channel.
  • Sign in to the Showtime Anytime app with your email address and password.
  • Or, sign in using your TV Provider Information—for example, Xfinity.
  • Then, using a web browser, go to www.showtimeanytime.com/activate
  • Enter the Showtime Anytime activation code that appeared on the Roku TV screen in the box.2

How To Activate Showtime Anytime On Apple TV

To activate Showtime Anytime on your Apple TV, follow the instructions below:

  1. On the Apple TV main menu select the SHOWTIME Anytime icon.
  2. Select the option to sign in or activate.
  3. Enter your email address to create your Showtime Anytime account/TV Provider.
  4. Visit www.showtimeanytime.com/activate on a web browser.
  5. Enter the activation code.
  6. Click SUBMIT.

How To Activate Showtime Anytime On Xbox?

To activate Showtime Anytime on your Xbox gaming console, do the following:

  • Scroll to the right and select My Games & Apps from the Xbox Home screen.
  • Under Apps, select Showtime Anytime.
  • If you have not already, sign in to Showtime Anytime with the email address and password you used to create your account.
  • Select Start Showtime Anytime.
  • Click on the menu and then click on “Activate” Or “Play.”
  • Choose your Cable TV provider using the drop-down menu.
  • A Showtime Anytime activation code should appear on your TV screen.
  • Using a web browser on your PC or phone, go to showtimeanytime.com/activate.
  • Enter the activation code.
  • Click activate.
  • You can now stream Showtime on your Xbox One, Xbox Series S, or Xbox Series X.

How To Activate Showtime Anytime On PlayStation?

Use the steps below to activate Showtime Anytime on your PlayStation console:

  • Go to the PlayStation Store
  • Sign in to your PlayStation Network account
  • Search for Showtime Anytime and select it
  • Click on the Free button and then click Install
  • Once the installation is complete, Showtime Anytime will be ready to use
  • Open the app, select start, play, sign in (whatever appears on the screen)
  • Choose your Cable TV provider using the drop-down menu.
  • A Showtime Anytime activation code should appear on your TV screen.
  • Using a web browser on your PC or phone, go to showtimeanytime.com/activate.
  • Enter the activation code.
  • Click activate.
  • You can now stream Showtime on your PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5.

How To Cancel Showtime Free Trial

To cancel your Showtime free trial, on SHOWTIME.com, go to Account Settings and select “Cancel Your Subscription.” You can also contact the company directly. You can do this by phone or email. Be sure to have your account information handy when you call or write.

How To Cancel Showtime Subscription

To cancel SHOWTIME depends on the method you used to sign up for your subscription. Regardless, the steps are simple and easy. If you already know your provider, use the Table of Contents to skip ahead.

Table of Contents:

How To Cancel A Direct SHOWTIME Subscription

If you signed up on showtime.com, to cancel your subscription:

  1. Go to showtime.com on your computer or a mobile web browser and sign in
  2. Tap or click the profile icon in the upper right corner to go to Account Settings > Your Account
  3. Select ‘Cancel Your Subscription’ and follow the instructions.

Once your SHOWTIME cancellation is complete, you can continue to use the service until the end of your current billing cycle. If you need further help to end your SHOWTIME subscription, visit SHOWTIME’s support article. Cancel your SHOWTIME subscription – SHOWTIME Help or contact SHOWTIME.

How To Cancel A SHOWTIME Subscription Through Google Play Store

Cancel SHOWTIME  Subscription Through Google
Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Google

If you signed up for SHOWTIME through Google Play, you must cancel your subscription through Google Play. Here’s what you need to do:

From an Android Device:

  1. Open the Google Play Store
  2. Select the menu button (three stacked lines on the left).
  3. Choose Subscription.
  4. Find the SHOWTIME app in the list and then select Cancel.

From a Computer:

  1. Go to https://play.google.com/store/account
  2. Locate and select Subscriptions.
  3. Locate SHOWTIME and choose Cancel.

If you’re having trouble when trying to cancel your SHOWTIME subscription through Google, don’t hesitate to get in touch with Google Play Support at https://support.google.com/googleplay or 855-836-3987. You can also read Google’s help article, Cancel SHOWTIME, on the Google Play store.

How To Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Apple

Cancel SHOWTIME  Subscription Through Apple, iTunes, Apple TV
Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Apple, iTunes, Apple TV

If you subscribed to SHOWTIME through any of Apple’s services (Apple TV, iPhone, or iPad), here’s how to cancel your subscription:

From an iPhone or iPad:

  1. Open the App Store.
  2. Select your profile in the upper right-hand corner.
  3. Choose Subscriptions and select SHOWTIME.
  4. Select Cancel Subscription.
  5. Follow the directions to complete the cancellation.

From an Apple TV:

  1. Open Settings on your Apple TV.
  2. Select Users & Accounts, and choose Account.
  3. Select Subscriptions.
  4. Choose SHOWTIME and Cancel Subscription.

From a Computer or Mac:

  1. Open iTunes on your computer.
  2. Select Account from the and then View My Account and enter your password.
  3. Select Settings, then Subscriptions, and to the right, choose Manage.
  4. Choose SHOWTIME and Cancel Subscription.
  5. Select Done.

If you don’t see a cancel option, select ‘turn off auto-renewal.’ Doing so will terminate the subscription at the end of the current billing period. For more details about managing your subscription through iTunes, you can visit Apple’s support site.

How To Cancel Your SHOWTIME Subscription Through Roku

Cancel SHOWTIME  Subscription Through Roku
Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Roku Channels

If you signed up through Roku, here’s how to end your SHOWTIME subscription:

From the Roku player (using a Roku remote that has a * button):

  1. Browse and highlight the SHOWTIME app from Roku home.
  2. Press the Options (*) button on your remote control.
  3. Select Manage Subscription from the options menu.
  4. Select Cancel Subscription.

From a Computer:

  1. Sign in to your Roku account at roku.com.
  2. Select Manage Your Subscriptions.
  3. Select SHOWTIME.
  4. Select Unsubscribe.

If you have any questions, contact Roku Support at https://support.roku.com/en-gb/ or 816-272-8106.

How To Cancel SHOWTIME Through Amazon Prime

Cancel SHOWTIME  Subscription Through Amazon Prime
Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Amazon Prime

You can cancel your SHOWTIME subscription by turning off auto-renewal from the Amazon website, the Amazon Appstore, or your Kindle Fire Tablet.

On the Amazon website:

  1. Go to http://www.amazon.com
  2. On the upper right-hand side look for the ‘Your Account’ menu.
  3. Mouse over the ‘Your Account’ menu item and when the menu displays, look toward the bottom for ‘Your Android Apps and Devices’ and click it. You may be asked to sign in with your Amazon.com credentials if you are not signed in already.
  4. On the ‘Your Apps and Devices’ page, click ‘Your Subscriptions’ in the left-hand menu.
  5. Select your SHOWTIME subscription and click ‘Cancel Subscription’.

On Fire Tablets:

  1. Tap ‘Apps’ and then tap ‘Store’.
  2. Open the menu, and then tap ‘Subscriptions’.
  3. Select your SHOWTIME subscription and click ‘Cancel Subscription’.

On the Amazon Appstore:

  1. Open the menu, and then tap ‘Subscriptions’.
  2. Select your SHOWTIME subscription and click ‘Cancel Subscription’.

For more information on how to turn off auto-renewal, you can visit Amazon’s Manage Your Subscriptions help article. Your subscription remains active after turning off auto-renewal until the end date listed under ‘Manage Subscriptions.’

How To Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Sam’s Club

Cancel SHOWTIME  Subscription Through Sam's Club
Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Sam’s Club

To cancel your SHOWTIME subscription that you started through Sam’s Club, follow the steps below:

  1. Go to your Sam’s Club subscriptions management page
  2. Locate your SHOWTIME subscription and click ‘Cancel’
  3. Click ‘Yes’ to confirm cancelation

Sam’s Club will cancel your subscription at the end of the current billing period. Until then, you will continue to have access to SHOWTIME.

How To Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Hulu

Cancel SHOWTIME  Subscription Through Hulu
Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription Through Hulu

 if you added the SHOWTIME channel to your Hulu subscription and want to cancel it, follow the instructions below:

  1. Go to https://secure.hulu.com/account/addons.
  2. Un-select Showtime.
  3. Select Review Changes.
  4. On the following page, confirm your changes.

If you have any questions, contact Hulu Support at help.hulu.com.

The Bottom Line

Creating a Showtime Anytime profile is as easy as 1,2,3! You can sign up, activate Showtime Anytime on your favorite device, and start streaming in less than 10 minutes. It’s just as easy to use the Showtime App, which offers a free trial to new subscribers. If you don’t like the service, you can cancel your Showtime free trial at any time at no extra cost!

References and Further Reading:

More References

  1. How do I activate SHOWTIME Anytime on my streaming device …https://help.showtimeanytime.com
  2. SHOWTIME ANYTIME | Spectrum Support …https://www.spectrum.net/support/tv/showtime-anytime/
  3. https://www.showtimeanytime.com/#/activate
  4. How To Cancel SHOWTIME Subscription

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