Hulu on Verizon FiOS

There are a number of Verizon FIOS TV users who do not know how they can be able to watch some of their favorite TV shows on Hulu. Hence, here are some of the frequently asked questions that you may wish to look at.

How to Get Hulu on FIOS TV?

Similar to streaming platforms like Netflix and YouTube, one drawback of Verizon FIOS TV is that they do not have a built-in Hulu within their Verizon box which is why it is important for users to first obtain a streaming device in order to watch these Hulu shows. Those streaming devices include Smart TV, Roku, Chromecast, Firestick, and Apple TV.

 In fact, last 2020, Verizon FIOS have announced that they are offering a free 6-month Hulu subscription to new customers that are subscribed to the $59.99 monthly 400 mbps plan. On the other hand, customers who are subscribed to the New Gigabit FIOS plan, which costs $79.99 monthly, are subjected to a free one-year subscription to Hulu and Disney+.

Does FIOS have Hulu?

 As previously mentioned, Verizon FIOS TV does not have Hulu built in into their box and thus, the need for streaming devices. In fact, you can get access to Hulu shows only if you are subscribed to either a monthly plan of $59.99 or $79.99. In most cases, the Hulu shows are made available one day after they are being broadcasted.

How Do You Set Up Hulu on Verizon FIOS?

 There are quite a number of steps in order to activate or set up Hulu on your Verizon FIOS TV, but rest assured that everything is easy to follow and understand.

Step #1: Log In To Your Account.

 The first thing you need to do is open your web browser and go to this link: https://secure.verizon.com/vzauth/UI/Login. Type in your credentials in order to sign in. Then, click on “Account” under the My Verizon Home Screen. From the “Account”, select “Apps & add-ons” and then, “Apps & add-ons overview”. Make sure that your role is Account Owner or Account Manager, otherwise you would not be able to do these steps. After this, scroll over until you find the “Entertainment” section. From this, click on “Learn more” in the Disney Bundle section. On the upper right corner of your screen, select “Get it now”. Check the box corresponding to acceptance of Disney+ Terms & Conditions then, select “Enroll in Disney+”. Type in the email address, which you intend to use with the subscription, twice. Then, select “Check email”. Take note that if you had already been subscribed to a Disney+, ESPN, or Hulu subscription, use the email address linked to any of those existing subscriptions. Go over first on the information you have typed in and once you check that everything is correct, click on “Go to Disney”.

Step #2: Activate Your Account.

Once you have been directed to the Disney website, type in the email address you have entered before, read on the privacy policy and subscriber agreement, and then click “Agree & Continue”. Then do one of the following options. The first option is only applicable for those who have an existing Disney+ account. You would only need to enter your password in order to log in. For the second option, which is for those who will be creating a Disney account for the first time, enter a password consisting of a minimum of six characters with at least one special character or number. Then, click “Continue”. Your screen then would automatically show the statement “Your Disney+ account is good to go”. From this, you may click on any of the following (they are usually in blue colored fonts indicating that the following are directed to website links): (1) Activate Hulu, (2) Login to ESPN+, or (3) START STREAMING DISNEY+. Take note that by selecting the third option, you are now allowed to start streaming Disney+ from your computers. However, if you want to stream from your mobile devices or tablets, you need to first install the Disney+ app from the GooglePlay or AppleApp Store.

If you are encountering problems in terms of activating Hulu, you may perform the following steps. First, using your computer, go to this website: https://www.disneyplus.com. Sign in using the email address and password used from the precedent steps and then select on the appropriate profile. From the upper right corner of your screen, select “Profile Icon”. Click “Account” and then, “Hulu”. After this, do one of the following steps. (1) if the email address that was used in signing up for the Disney+ Bundle on My Verizon is already associated with an existing Hulu account, make sure that the correct email address and password are being entered. If you have forgotten your password, click “Forgot your password/email?”. Then, type in your email address and then, select “SELECT ME A RESET LINK”. Check your email regarding resetting of your password and then, log in once again. (2) If a Hulu account must be created, type in all the required details (i.e., email, password, name, birthdate, and gender) and click “Continue”. Ensure that the email address entered is the same as the ones used for the Disney+ account bundle. Once settled, you may now start streaming Hulu shows from your computer; however, you may need to download the Hulu app first from the AppleApp or GooglePlay Store in order to stream shows from your phones or tablets.

How to Add Hulu to FIOS TV?

Given that a channel for Hulu is not available on the Verizon box, you may need to use any of the recommended streaming applications on your smart devices or TV- Firestick, Apple TV, or Roku.

Is Hulu Free with Verizon FIOS?

 Hulu is being offered free by Verizon; however, it is only exclusive for existing and new Verizon wireless customers provided that you must be recently (2022) subscribed on a specific Verizon plan such as Unlimited. In addition to this, you can avail of a free six-month Hulu subscription if you subscribe to the 5G Start Unlimited plan. If you wish to continue beyond six months, a $7.99 fee will be charged from you.