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My5 is one of the most popular and well-known video providers in the United Kingdom. Channel 5 provides the My5 video service, which was previously known as Five Demand and later on as Demand 5.  The streaming service offers a wide range of popular TV shows that are broadcast across the United Kingdom. A diverse range of networks and sources deliver the content. Channel 5, 5USA, 5Star, 5SELECT, Paramount Network, WWE, BET, Blaze, Pluto TV, and plenty of others are among them.

The Channel 5 channels offer a wide range of entertainment, including drama, soap operas, and children's programming, as well as documentaries, cuisine and leisure, and sports.  If you want to watch something very British, My5 is the place to go.

Register and Activate for My5 account.

  • Android mobiles and tablets
  • Tap the user symbol in the top navigation (top right).
  • On the Sign In screen, at the bottom of the screen, touch 'Register now.'
  • Fill in the blanks in the appropriate fields.
  • Read the terms and conditions and agree to them.
  • Press the 'Submit' button.
  • Computer
  • Select 'Register' from the top navigation bar.
  • On the right side of the screen, fill in the appropriate fields.
  • Read the terms and conditions and agree to them.
  • Click the 'Submit' button.

How do I access My5?

 You can use any browser, including Chrome, Firefox, and Internet Explorer, to access My5 for free on PC and Mac computers via the internet.

You may also watch My5 on your television in a variety of ways. On some smart TVs, such as LG, Sony, and Panasonic models, an app is available. My5 is available on YouView and Freesat set-top boxes, and it's also integrated into the Freeview Play TV guide.

My5 is available on Virgin Media, Sky, and BT TV pay-TV subscriptions. It's also available on Now TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Roku streaming devices, as well as game consoles like the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4.

The app is also available for download on smartphones and tablets, including iOS (version 9.0 or above), Android (version 4.1 Jelly Bean or higher), and Windows Phone (running Windows Phone 8 or Windows Phone 8.1).

What can I watch on My5?

My5 is where you may view shows that were broadcast on Channel 5's family of channels in the previous seven days (though the window for watching shows is greater if you register for a (free) My5 account). You may also watch earlier series and programming from partner broadcasters including BET, PBS America, 5USA, and Spike in the archives.

How to use My5 service

My5: Depending on the version, the My5 homepage features a carousel at the top of the page with a variety of material. Below are the most recently broadcast programs, followed by the most popular programs among other users. To begin watching, click on the content, or, if available, view related episodes.

Subtitles and Audio Description: If a piece of content has subtitles, it will be marked with a (S), and if it includes audio description, it will be marked with a (AD).

Filter and search: You can search for on-demand video by A-Z or by switching between categories such as drama, documentaries, and sports. A search box is also available for searching up certain program titles.

My5 tech suggestions are as follows: You'll need an internet connection to use the service, and a speed of at least 2Mbps is recommended. Use our free broadband speed test to determine your connection speed if you're not sure. Make sure you're using the most recent version of whichever web browser you're using. You'll also be requested to update to the most recent version of Flash player in order to receive the best experience possible.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF REGISTERING FOR A MY5 ACCOUNT?

  • Signing up for a My5 account comes with so many advantages:
  • Longer catch-up windows are available for your favorite shows - You can only watch a program for 7 days after it initially airs if you don't have a My5 account.
  • Watch My5's exclusive shows and bonus stuff that you won't find anywhere else.
  • Access to brand-new show premieres
  • View a wide range of box sets containing the finest of our archive.
  • Join our mailing list to be the first to learn about new releases and special offers.