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License issue :: TVAPP-00142

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License issue :: TVAPP-00142

When trying to stream to the TV via IPad Pro 11 I get the following error

 

License issue :: TVAPP-00142

This video stream is not playable under the current device conditions. Please disconnect any external devices (including AirPlay) and try again.

 

I am in Maryland and using the Ipad connecting with the account in Florida.  Any idea if I am doing something wrong?  Should the Ipad be in hotspot mode using my phone to push WiFi?   I am currently using the Ipad as the hotspot with no other WiFi connected.

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Re: License issue :: TVAPP-00142

The app doesn’t have the capability to do what you want, thus the error message and being told to disconnect external devices (the tv).

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Re: License issue :: TVAPP-00142

I get the same error when trying to watch fox news channel 41 on my large screen computer display connected to my iphone 7 plus using an Apple lightening connector to HDMI adapter.  I can see the live stream of Fox channel 41 on my iphone with the Apple adapter plugged into my iphone and one end of the HDMI cable plugged into the Apple adapter  - but as soon as I connect the other end of the HDMI cable into the HDMI port of my large screen monitor I get this error message on both iphone screen and large computer monitor screen. Even if I disconnect the power cord to my large screen monitor and then plug HDMI cable into it the same thing happens

 

 I am doing this from my summer home in another state and connecting to the Xfinity streaming App via my Spectrum ISP at my summer home..  As soom as I disconnect the HDMI cable from my large screen monitor the error message goes away and I am able to stream the live fox channel 41 on my iphone.  All I want to do is to connect my iphone via the Apple HDMI adapter to my large screen display so I can watch Fox channel 41  on my large screen computer monitor??

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Re: License issue :: TVAPP-00142

The app, as explained above, doesn’t have the capability to connect a mobile device to an external source.

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Re: License issue :: TVAPP-00142


@bigwalt59 wrote:

I get the same error when trying to watch fox news channel 41 on my large screen computer display connected to my iphone 7 plus using an Apple lightening connector to HDMI adapter.  I can see the live stream of Fox channel 41 on my iphone with the Apple adapter plugged into my iphone and one end of the HDMI cable plugged into the Apple adapter  - but as soon as I connect the other end of the HDMI cable into the HDMI port of my large screen monitor I get this error message on both iphone screen and large computer monitor screen. Even if I disconnect the power cord to my large screen monitor and then plug HDMI cable into it the same thing happens

 

 I am doing this from my summer home in another state and connecting to the Xfinity streaming App via my Spectrum ISP at my summer home..  As soom as I disconnect the HDMI cable from my large screen monitor the error message goes away and I am able to stream the live fox channel 41 on my iphone.  All I want to do is to connect my iphone via the Apple HDMI adapter to my large screen display so I can watch Fox channel 41  on my large screen computer monitor??


adding... you can use a modern roku device to do that.



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Re: License issue :: TVAPP-00142

I am using my Xfinity app on my iPhone and streaming from that. Does this liscense error have anything to do with the fact that my Xfinity network at home In Massachusetts is part of my Xfinity account and the network I am using in Maine to connect my iPhone to the Xfinity App is provided by Spectrum- not Xfinity?
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Re: License issue :: TVAPP-00142

No, it means you can’t connect to your tv with the app through your phone, no matter where you are

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