Learn how to use the Netflix App with Ignite TV (formerly BlueCurve TV) and Ignite Streaming (formerly known as Shaw Stream) to access the Netflix content library. Netflix is seamlessly integrated into the Ignite TV platform, allowing us to freely binge watch all our favourite shows in one place. See the sections below for more information.


Netflix is visible to all Ignite TV and Ignite Streaming customers. To access and watch Netflix, it is required to have:

Related Resource: Can't see Netflix on your Ignite TV set-top box? Visit these troubleshooting tips.


Here are the key features of Netflix on Ignite TV.


  • Watch Netflix from your Ignite TV set-top box
    • Netflix content is fully integrated into the Ignite TV interface. Learn how to find Netflix content on Ignite TV.
    • Netflix content will not appear in the Ignite TV Kids Zone, however there is a kids section within the Netflix App itself.


  • Sign up from Ignite TV
    • Sign up for Netflix directly from your Ignite TV set-top box. Signing up for Netflix via Ignite TV or Ignite Streaming will automatically add your Netflix subscription to your Shaw bill. Learn how to sign up for Netflix.
    • Once you've signed up, you can sign in to the Netflix App to access the Netflix content library.
    • You may also sign out of Netflix at any time, allowing you to sign back in using a different account.


  • Viewing History
    • Only Netflix titles launched from the Ignite TV interface will show up in Ignite TV history (ie Last Watched). All titles watched thereafter within the Netflix App will not show up in your viewing history.
    • Titles watched in Netflix will only appear in 'Recently Watched' in the Saved menu if they have manually been marked 'Watched'
    • See How to view content and episode history for Netflix for details.



Support and Troubleshooting

Find resources below for fixing common problems with Netflix on Ignite TV, getting support with your Netflix account, and more.

  • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Click here to see answers to commonly asked questions about Netflix.


  • Troubleshooting
    • Click here to find solutions to common problems with Netflix.


  • Netflix Support

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