Watch Paramount Plus on your Xbox

Paramount Plus is one of the newer streaming options, home to exclusive series like the live-action adaptation of Halo, based on the biggest video game franchise on Xbox. The streaming service is available on Xbox One, Series S, and X consoles. Here are all the ways you can watch Paramount Plus on your Xbox.

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To view Paramount Plus on your Xbox console, download the app from the Microsoft Store and sign in with your Paramount+ account. If you don’t have an account yet, you can follow the onscreen steps to sign up.


Watch Paramount Plus on your Xbox

To watch Paramount Plus on your Xbox console, you need to download the app and sign in with your account or sign up for a new one.

Find the Microsoft Store on your Xbox console and find the Entertainment apps category. You can search for Paramount Plus if it isn’t advertised right away. Select To get and wait for the app to install.

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If you need to sign up for Paramount Plus, you can do it on your Xbox by following these steps:

  1. Once the app has been downloaded, open it and select Sign Up. You will see an access code on your TV screen.
  2. Go to on your computer or mobile web browser, enter the passcode on the screen, then click Activate.
  3. Choose a subscription and then click Get on.
  4. Create a Paramount Plus account or log in to an existing account, then click Get on.
  5. Enter information and click Launch Paramount+.
  6. Your device’s screen will automatically refresh and you can stream Paramount Plus.

Stream or cast Paramount Plus to your Xbox

If you have the Paramount Plus app on your phone, you can stream its content to your Xbox console. This is useful if you don’t have a Smart TV to cast to.

First, make sure your mobile device and your Xbox console are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. If you’re using an Android phone, open the Paramount Plus app, choose your preferred movie or TV show, and tap the Form icon in the top right corner of the screen. Select your Xbox from the list of devices.

If you are using an iPhone or iOS device, you must Control Center by swiping up from the bottom. Select the Mirror screen icon (the two overlapping rectangles). Then select your Xbox to console from the list of devices.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Open the Paramount+ app on your Xbox console and sign in. You will then see a unique code on the screen. Visit on your computer or mobile web browser and enter that passcode to activate your account.

Yes, you should be able to find the Paramount+ app in the Microsoft Store with your Xbox console. However, the app is still not available in every region.