Do you get the following error message when you try to watch RTP online: “SEM DIREITOS DE TRANSMISSÃO ONLINE.” How can you get rid of the message and watch RTP from abroad?
If you try to watch RTP in Portugal from abroad, you will most likely get an error message looking something like this.
I have also managed to get the error message in English once, and then it looked like this:
But, what can you do to get rid of such error message, in order to stream the live streams on RTP instead? Or maybe you want to watch a program on-demand? What can be done to fix the problem?
Pretend that you are in Portugal to watch RTP
If you want to get rid of the error and watch RTP from abroad, you will need to pretend like you are in Portugal. This can be done using the VPN services of NordVPN. This is a brilliant service which will let you watch American Netflix (in Portugal), give you access to BBC/ITV in the UK and much more!
Click the link above, visit the NordVPN website and sign up for their services. You can cancel your subscription at any time.
Once you have the NordVPN application, open it and connect to a server in Portugal, and you are ready to watch RTP online from abroad, without the annoying error message described earlier.
If you want to read more about watching RTP in Portugal from abroad in Portuguese, check the following article.