Article ID : 00014014 / Last Modified : 08/24/2015

How to activate personalized music or video services for a TV or Blu-ray Disc player connected to the Internet.

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To activate personalized music or video services for a TV or Blu-ray Disc® player connected to the Internet, register the device to the Essentials Web site by following the steps below.

  1. Using a computer, log into the Essentials Web site.
  2. On the Essentials Web site, click Premium Services.
  3. Next to the service you want to activate, click Link to Service.

    NOTE: The webpage for the service you selected opens.

  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to submit your existing account information or create a new account for the service.

After following the steps above, the activated service is now accessible under the video or music icon for your TV or Blu-ray Disc player that is connected to the Internet.

If the error messages invalid registration code or registration cannot be validated appear, follow the steps below.

NOTE: Prior to proceeding with the steps, verify that the Internet network being used is active and the video device is connected to the Internet network.

  1. Disconnect all of the HDMI® devices connected to the TV except the video device.
  2. Disable the HDMI Control feature on the video device.
  3. Re-attempt the registration process.