How to Connect Netflix to Insignia TV Without a Streaming Box

By Rebecca Gilbert

Insignia televisions bring streaming movies right to your living room with Netflix. Using the provided application already available to you on your screen, there's no need to wait for a DVD in the mail. Adding your favorite videos takes minutes via the Netflix website or the on-screen menu. Your Insignia TV provides you the ease of movie rentals without having to leave your home, and never accumulates late fees.

Step 1

Connect your television to your router either wirelessly or with an Ethernet cable. Wireless connections require you input your network security password into the Network Setup settings.

Step 2

Turn on your Insignia television and locate the Netflix App on the screen. Select the Netflix application.

Step 3

Save the activation code shown on the screen. Sign up for a new Netflix account, if you don't have a subscription yet.

Step 4

Navigate to the Netflix activation page on your computer and enter the code you saved.

Step 5

Add movies to your instant queue, and watch them instantly on your Insignia TV without a streaming box required.

Tips & Warnings

  • Set the parental controls on Netflix to control what younger viewers may choose from the streaming menus.