General SFN Set up

SFN TV Now is the newest way to watch TV from Citizens.

For the best experience, TV Now requires you to have Citizens fiber or cable modem internet access.

If you do not have Internet service, Citizens has an option for you. Just call our Sales Team at 540.745.2111 or 276.637.6485.

Once you have signed up for SFN TV Now powered by Citizens, you will receive a login to access your programming.

I have my SFN TV Now Login. Now What?

Congratulations! You have received your SFN TV Now login from our Citizens Team. What now?

You can watch SFN TV Now programming on Smart TVs, mobile devices, from your web browser, or other streaming media devices.

Once the app is downloaded from your Android or iOS Play Store, you will be able to use your login credentials to access your programming.

You can also access with your login from the website

Enjoy watching from any device in any room of your home.

SFN TV Now on a Mobile Device

Whether you are on Apple or Android products, SFN TV Now app is available. It is free to download in the app store or on Google play.

Once the app is installed, you will be asked to enter your username, password, and device name. The device name is whatever you wish to label your device as.

After the credentials are entered in, you are ready to watch. You can also swipe in all 4 directions to pull up additional menus. Hold down on a specific program for additional options such as recording your favorite shows.

Please look at the top right corner for your casting option. You can press the icon to cast your SFN TV Now screen to your linked casting device and play it on your TV.

SFN TV Now from a Web Browser

Now to reach SFN TV Now no matter what browser you are using, SFN TV Now is available to you with your login information.

By going to, you will be able to log in, and immediately start watching, schedule recordings, and view upcoming shows on your favorite networks.

When you first log in, you will see the guide. To go full screen, simply mouse over the full-screen icon at the bottom left of the currently playing show, and click. You are now in full-screen mode. To exit, simply press the escape key or double-click the center of the screen with the mouse.

SFN TV Now on a Smart TV

Many SmartTVs allow downloading of Apps; some do not such as models of Samsung and LG. If your SmartTV allows apps to be downloaded, you will Search and Download the  SFN TV Now.  If your SmartTV does not allow you to download apps, you will need a streaming media device for the best SFN TV Now experience.

SFN TV Now on a Streaming Media Device

Before using SFN TV Now with a streaming media device be sure to set up your streaming device account or have your login credentials to get started. Go to the Search Bar and type in SFN TV Now.

*Depending on the device, you may need to login to your streaming device, account and add a channel to the device and approve adding the channel with a code. Other streaming devices allow you to add to each individual device by entering your log-in credentials. See instructions for our streaming device.

Download the SFN TV Now App.
Once the app is installed, it will prompt you to enter in your username, password, and ask you to name your device (this can be whatever you wish to name it).

Once this is complete, you are ready to watch.

You will be able to surf the channel guide, record future programming, and view info about available programming.

Instructions to use SFN TV Now on two of the most popular devices requested by our customers:

The setup is as easy as that. As always, if you have any questions, please reach out to our customer support at 540.745.2111 or 276.637.6485