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What is STV Player?
STV Player is an online service which lets you to watch your favourite STV programmes: live - (if you live in our broadcast area)  - STV and STV+1   ...
Thu, 31 Aug, 2023 10:33 AM
What programmes do you have on STV Player?
The STV Player is available for free to everyone in the UK and offers: Great drama box sets from the UK and beyond - many never shown on our TV channel....
Mon, 20 Nov, 2023 9:44 AM
Which platforms are supported by STV Player?
The STV Player is available on a wide range of devices and platforms, including:            and available to download from       ...
Tue, 30 Jan, 2024 2:43 PM
Why do I have to register to use STV Player?
In order for us to continue delivering you the great programmes you've come to expect from us, we need a little more information from you, such as where...
Wed, 2 Sep, 2020 10:35 AM
How old do you need to be to use STV Player?
You need to be 18 or over to be able to register for STV Player. Parental Controls are available if you ensure that access is restricted to content fr...
Thu, 25 Nov, 2021 3:08 PM
What do I need to watch STV live on my smartphone?
We recommend: iPhone and iPad - you will need iOS13 or above to benefit from the latest features and to stream STV Live.  Android phones and tab...
Tue, 14 Feb, 2023 10:01 AM
What do I need to watch STV Player on my computer?
We'd recommend you use the latest Google Chrome browser and have a fast and reliable broadband or WiFi connection. You will need to be a resident ...
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019 3:18 PM
Why do I have to register to watch programmes?
For some of the features in STV player we do need to know who you are and where you live, as many of our services are restricted to our broadcast area. Know...
Tue, 18 Jun, 2019 2:03 PM
How do I activate STV Player on my TV?
How do I link my Smart TV or TV device to STV Player? Download and install the STV Player app from your TV or device app store. Open the STV Player ap...
Mon, 4 Dec, 2023 5:04 PM
What do I need to watch STV live on my smart TV?
Currently, STV is available to watch live on: FireTV  Apple TV  Samsung Smart TVs (2017 and later). Roku You need to have downloa...
Tue, 30 Aug, 2022 12:06 PM