Sign in to HBO Max

Already have an HBO Max account (or an HBO Nordic or HBO España account with an active subscription)? Great! Here's how you can sign in.

TV or Mobile Provider?
If you don't have an account and you subscribe to HBO Max via a TV or mobile provider, see Link provider.

Which device are you using?

Choose your TV device:

Apple TV or PlayStation

Here's how to sign in:

  1. Open HBO Max on your TV and choose Sign In (or choose a show or movie, then choose Sign In).
  2. Choose Sign In.
  3. Enter the email and password for your HBO Max account (or your HBO Nordic or HBO España account) and then choose Sign in. Need help? See Can't sign in.
    TV or Mobile Provider?
    If you don't have an account and you get HBO Max through a TV or mobile provider, see Link provider.
  4. Choose your profile and you're ready to stream.
Other TV device

Android TV, LG Smart TV, Samsung TV, or Xbox

Here's how to sign in:

  1. Open HBO Max on your TV and choose Sign In (or choose a show or movie, then choose Sign In).
  2. Choose Sign In. Stay on the screen with the 6-character code while you grab your phone or computer.
  3. On your phone or computer, go to hbomax.com/tvsignin (or type https://hbomax.com/tvsignin in your browser's address bar). You should see an Enter Code page.
  4. Enter the 6-character code that appears on your TV and then choose Next. Code not working?
  5. Enter the email and password for your HBO Max account (or your HBO Nordic or HBO España account) and then choose Sign in. Need help? See Can't sign in.
    TV or Mobile Provider?
    If you don't have an account and you get HBO Max through a TV or mobile provider, see Link provider.
  6. Once your TV updates (this may take a minute), you're ready to stream.

Code not working?

Where do I enter the code?

On your phone or computer, go to hbomax.com/tvsignin (or type https://hbomax.com/tvsignin in your browser's address bar). You should see an Enter Code page where you can enter the 6-character code from your TV (https://activate.hbomax.com).

Code doesn't work or is invalid

Try the following:

  1. Make sure you're on the correct page (https://activate.hbomax.com) in Step 3 above. Choose this link: activate.hbomax.com and then enter the code from your TV.
  2. Try using a different supported browser: Chrome, FireFox, Microsoft Edge, or Safari.
  3. Get a new code. To do this, go back and choose Sign In again on your TV.
  4. Try using a computer (instead of your phone). On your computer, go to activate.hbomax.com and then enter the code from your TV.
  5. Clear your browser data. Here's how:
    • iPhone: On your iOS device, go to Settings > Safari, then scroll down and tap Clear History and Website Data. To learn more, go to Clear Safari.
    • Android phone: Try clearing your Chrome browsing data on your Android device. To find out how to do this, see Clear cache & cookies.

Here's how to sign in on your phone or tablet:

  1. Open the HBO Max app and then tap the Profile icon (bottom edge on phones, left edge on tablets).
  2. Tap Sign in to your account.
    If you're already signed in, tap the Settings icon (upper left), then scroll down and choose Sign Out.
  3. Enter the email and password for your HBO Max account (or your HBO Nordic or HBO España account) and then choose Sign in. Need help? See Can't sign in.
    TV or Mobile Provider?
    If you don't have an account and you get HBO Max through a TV or mobile provider, see Link provider.
  4. Choose your profile and you're ready to stream.

Here's how to sign in at HBOMax.com:

  1. Go to HBOMax.com on your computer and choose Sign In (upper right).
    If you're already signed in, choose your profile (upper right) and then choose Sign Out.
  2. Enter the email and password for your HBO Max account (or your HBO Nordic or HBO España account) and then choose Sign in. Need help? See Can't sign in.
    TV or Mobile Provider?
    If you don't have an account and you get HBO Max through a TV or mobile provider, see Link provider.
  3. Choose your profile and you're ready to stream.

HBO Nordic or HBO España
Your HBO settings, such as your recently watched list, will not be available in HBO Max.