Follow our step-by-step instructions below to learn how to install Rainbow MyTV and get up and running!

To get started you will need:

  • 15 Mbps or higher Rainbow Internet service
  • A Roku box (2 or 3) or a Roku streaming stick
  • An active Roku account

Step 1: Install your Roku device

Plug in the device to the HDMI port on your TV and power up all the components (Roku remote control, Roku device, TV). Then connect to Internet. (We recommend using an Ethernet connection, but WiFi will work, too.) Roku will automatically update the software and reboot the system. Once it comes back online, follow the onscreen instructions to create a Roku account. (Roku will ask for payment information for adding services like Hulu and Netflix.)

Step 2: Activate Rainbow MyTV

First, you will need to add the Rainbow MyTV channel to your Roku device.

  1.  Log in to your Roku account
  2.  Browse to
  3.  Enter "RainbowMyTV" into the "Channel Access Code" box
  4.  Click "Add Channel"

Then, call Rainbow Communications at 800-892-0163 to activate your Rainbow MyTV service.

Step 3: Enjoy!

You now have access to your local broadcast channels through your Rainbow High Speed Internet connection!