TBS App not Working? Fix Authorized, Casting, Sound & Stream

Are you having issues where the TBS app not working on your Android, iPhone, Roku, Firestick, or Smart TV? If you are encountering issues such as unauthorized access, inability to cast on your TV, absence of sound, or problems with online content streaming you have to look for no further solution for these issues.

TBS App Not working? – Fix issues on Phones, Roku, Firestick & Smart TV

TBS App not working

Watch TBS is an online on-demand video streaming app that offers a wide range of movies and full episodes of your favorite TV shows online.

The app is available for Android and iOS mobile phones.

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You can also install it on your Digital streaming devices such as Roku, Firestick, or Smart TVs like Apple TV, Samsung smart TV, and so on.

If you have any TV subscriptions you can start using this app for free.

It supports TV providers like AT&T, Spectrum, Comcast XFINITY, Cox, DIRECTV, Dish, Optimum, Suddenlink, Verizon, and many others.

Why is my TBS App not working?

Not considering server and network issues, Watch TBS has lots of issues, especially for the Android version.

Issues like random crashes, unable to connect to the service provider, infinite buffering, require logins too many times are common.

Those issues reflect on the Play store and store review.

While both the Android and iOS version is not without issue, the iOS version is more stable compared to the Android app.

So, following this guide you can fix the issue which is due to your network, your device, or temporarily but not the one that is present in the app itself.

That kind of problem can be fixed by the developers themselves.

TBS App not authorized error

According to TBS themselves, this error appears if you do not have location service or permission enabled.

When you first time installs this app, it asks you to provide permission, make sure to allow them all.

Also if the Location service isn’t enabled, make sure to enable it since it is required for authentication purposes.

How to fix TBS App that has no Sound issue?

This is also another issue that is faced by lots of users.

If you can try force closing this app (app itself and all its instances).

Restart your phone and try again.

Most of the time it would fix should issue.

You could also try clearing out the app cache & data and logging in again.

Why Won’t TBS Stream? – Crashing, Freezing issues

Crashing, Freezing indicates an app-related bug.

It could be also due to app incompatibility.

If you install this application other than in official app stores, please uninstall it and install it from authorized sources.

Make sure that you are using the latest version available.

You can also try uninstalling and installing the app again.

If nothing fixes the problem, you could contact customer support.

TBS App not casting: Unable to Screen Cast to TV

If you want to connect your phone screen to the TV while using TBS app you need a Chromecast device or an inbuilt Chromecast feature in your Smart TV.

If there is no Chromecast feature or device you can’t cast a screen.

If you have a Chromecast device but still having issues, here is what you can try:

  1. Make sure both your phone and devices are connected to the same WIFI network.
  2. Restart the connected device, Force close, and restart the Watch TBS app.
  3. Try toggling Wi-Fi between 5ghz to another available version.

TBS Customer Service

TBS doesn’t have a dedicated customer care toll-free number.

However, if you are having any trouble relating to this app and it seems that you are not able to fix it you can contact TBS Customer care.

You can contact them either via email or by submitting a ticket on the official support page.

Here is how can them either way:

  • Contact via email: support@tbstnt.mail.helpshift.com.
  • Visit This page and hit the contact us button.

When you contact them make sure you explain your issue clearly as possible.

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Why is TBS not working today?

It could be due to Server Error, Network error, App version mismatch, or app-related bugs. Just follow the troubleshooting guide as per your issue and you can fix the not working issue on your own.

Why Can’t I Cast TBS on my TV?

Similar to Other online video-on-demand applications like Netflix, and Amazon Prime, it seems that TBS also does not allow you to cast your phone screen to the TV directly. However, if you have a Chromecast or a TV that has an inbuilt Chromecast you can easily cast a video screen.

Why is TBS not Working on Roku?

The TBS app is available for Roku. You can easily install it. If it not working properly you can try uninstalling and reinstalling this app.

Does TBS have a free App?

Watch TBS is free with a TV subscription. If you already cable subscription you can connect your account and easily enjoy all of the content that is offered by the TBS App.

Why is TBS screencasting not working on Apple TV?

This app currently does not support screen mirroring AirPlay which is used by Apple TV. However, if you wish you can download this app on your Apple TV.t

So in the end, most of these issues can be fixed by the customer alone without any support from customer care. However, if still unable to resolve issues related to any broken functionality of the TBS app, can contact their customer support for any further help.

Sarvin Batra is the Main Author, Editor at CnbDaily. He is an Expert in Tech especially Related to mobile phones, Android applications and Their uses. You can Connect with him on His Twitter Profile @SarvinBatra

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