How to Watch Dish Anywhere on Smart TV

If you have a Smart TV, you can watch Dish Anywhere without having to use an external device. All you need is a dish account and an internet connection.

  • Make sure that your Dish Anywhere account is active and that you have an internet connection
  • Download the Dish Anywhere app on your smart TV
  • Open the app and sign in with your Dish Anywhere credentials
  • Select the content you want to watch and press play

Will Dish Anywhere Work on a Smart TV?

Yes, DISH Anywhere will work on a smart TV. All you need is an Internet connection and a compatible device. With DISH Anywhere, you can watch your favorite shows and movies from anywhere with an Internet connection.

Plus, you can use your smart TV to control your DVR and even record programs remotely.

How Do I Connect Dish Anywhere to My TV?

Assuming you have a Dish Anywhere account and a compatible receiver, there are only a few steps to follow:

  1. Connect your receiver to the internet. If it’s not already connected, use an Ethernet cable to connect it to your router.
  2. Open the Dish Anywhere app and sign in with your user ID and password.
  3. Select Settings from the main menu, then choose Devices.
  4. Select Add Device, then select Satellite Receiver.

    Enter the activation code that appears on your TV screen and select Continue. Your satellite receiver will now be registered with your Dish Anywhere account!
  5. To watch live TV or recorded content from your DVR, simply select Watch from the main menu and choose Live TV or My Recordings.

You can also access On Demand content through the app as well!

How Do I Connect My Smart TV to Dish?

If you want to connect your Smart TV to DISH, there are a few things you’ll need to do.

First, make sure that your Smart TV is compatible with DISH. To do this, check the list of supported devices on Dish’s website.

If your device is not listed, it may still be compatible – but you’ll need to contact Dish customer support to find out for sure. Once you’ve confirmed that your Smart TV is compatible, the next step is to connect it to your DISH account. To do this, you’ll need to create a myDISH login if you don’t already have one.

Once you’re logged in, go to the ‘My Devices’ page and select ‘Add Device’. You’ll then be given a 6-digit code which you’ll need to enter on your TV screen.

What Devices Are Compatible With Dish Anywhere?

DISH Anywhere is available on most devices with a web browser or the DISH Anywhere app. The DISH Anywhere app is available for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Windows Phone devices.

To watch on your TV, you can use the HopperGO – a small, portable device that plugs into your Hopper DVR and lets you take your recordings with you.

You can also watch on your computer or laptop by going to

Can I Watch Dish Anywhere on Another TV

Yes, you can watch Dish Anywhere on another TV. You will need to have a Hopper 2 or Hopper 3 and a Joey connected to the Internet in order to do this. You can then use the Dish Anywhere app on your phone or tablet to control the Hopper and watch TV on another TV in your home.


If you’re a Dish customer, you can now watch your favorite shows and movies on your Smart TV using the Dish Anywhere app. Simply download the app from your TV’s app store, log in with your Dish credentials, and start streaming.

You’ll have access to all of the channels and On Demand content that you subscribe to, plus you can record programs to watch later.

And if you have multiple TVs in your home, you can even use the app to control your DVR and tune to different channels.

So whether you’re catching up on the latest episode of Game of Thrones or just want to binge-watch some old favorites, Dish Anywhere has you covered.

Raymond Williams is a technology writer that lived with computers all his life. He is an expert character that writes articles about Windows, Gaming, Android, and How To Fixes.