Watch Live American TV Channels with USTVNow for XBMC

USTVNow is a service that provides free access basic American television channels, meant to be used by “Americans” living abroad, but they don’t really do anything to verify whether you are American or not, simply ask you to check off a box when registering on their web site, which only takes two minutes by the way. It’ll give you access to popular networks like CBC, NBC, Fox, PBS, The CW and many more. You can also signup up for their paid version and get the premium channels too.

WATCH LIVE AMERICAN TV CHANNELS WITH USTVNOW FOR XBMC

Requirements

  • T0mm0′s Addon Repository (available from Fusion)
  • USTVNow Video Addon Enabled
  • Free Account at USTVNow

Step 1: Launch the “XBMC” media centre and go to the “VIDEOS” menu then the “Add-ons” tab.

Step 3: Highlight the “ustvnow” video addon.

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Step 4: Open the context menu and then choose the “Add-on settings” option. This can be done on the computer by right clicking, on iOS by clicking with two fingers, or on the Apple TV by holding the “MENU’ button for 2 seconds.

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Step 5: Input your registration details you used when signing up at the USTVNow web site, and then press the “OK” button at the bottom.

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Step 6: Click on the “ustvnow” video addon to open it.

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Step 7: Select the “Live” category listing.

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Step 8: Choose the channel you wish to watch, we’ve chosen “Fox” for this example.

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Step 9: Watch and Enjoy!

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Congratulations! We’ve now given you another way to watch live television on XBMC, basically on a silver platter, so please go ahead and tell your friends about us.


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