I have an Apple TV and want to watch NBC on it. The only problem is that I am overseas and it doesn’t seem to work. What can I do to watch NBC on my Apple TV abroad?
NBC is one of our favorite TV channels and they create some of the best TV series available. At the moment some of our NBC favorites are The Blacklist, Blindspot and The Good Place, but there are lots of other fantastic shows on NBC as well. In the NBC App on Apple TV you can get access to and watch the latest episodes from these shows easily. But, what can you do if you are located abroad and want to watch NBC on your Apple TV? You are probably reading this article because you have tried it and it did not work. So, is there a way to fix this?
We have already written an article on how you can watch NBC from abroad, but if you want to watch NBC on Apple TV overseas the solution is somewhat different. Here you go!
How to watch NBC on Apple TV overseas?
To get access to NBC on Apple TV abroad you will need to follow a few steps. First of all you will need to have your Apple TV close by. But, before you start the job with your Apple TV you will need an Unlocator subscription.
Unlocator is a SmartDNS service which will help you get access to NBC on your Apple TV from all across the world. To get started visit their website and sign up for an account. It is totally free for seven days and you do not need to give them any payment information at all as you sign up. Make sure to confirm your email address after signing up, and once this is done you are ready to go!
- Enter Settings on your Apple TV
- Enter General – Network
- Configure the DNS servers manually.
- Add the following numbers: 188.8.131.52.
- Save the settings.
- Go back to General.
- Select System and restart your Apple TV.
- You are now ready to watch NBC on your Apple TV abroad.
If you do not already have the NBC application installed on your Apple TV, then you have to install the NBC app first. If you do not have an American Apple ID you will however not find it in the Apple Store. In order to fix this you will need a US Apple ID. To get a US Apple ID from abroad, read the following instructions.
Are you ready to watch NBC on Apple TV? We are doing it regularly following these instructions and it really works. Have you tried it? Did it work for you? Have you got any questions or comments? Use the comment field beneath!