Netflix is user-friendly and has made the signup process as easy as possible for its new members.
If you’ve already installed Netflix app then all you need is basic account details and around 10 minutes of time to get your journey started on Netflix.
Tip: For first timers or new members, Netflix gives a 30-day free trial.
Here’s a step by step guide to joining Netflix:
- Go to the Netflix official Site
- Press on Create an Account, Sign Up or 30-day free trial
Choose a Plan
There are three types of membership price packages:
- Basic: Stream on up to 1 Screen at the same time
- Standard: Stream Up to 2 screens at the same time
- Premium: Stream up to 4 screens at the same time
After going through the features of each membership package, choose the one that is best suitable for you and hit Ok
Tip: If you’re living outside of the United States, Netflix will be charging you in your home currency instead of charging in US dollars.
Enter Profile Info
- Set or create a password and hit next
Enter Card Details
Now it’s the time to add your billing method. Normally, you’ve two options:
- Credit Cards such as VISA, Master card, and AMEX
Select the billing method that is available for you and then insert these details:
- Your first and last names
- Your Card Number
- Expiration date
- Security Code
- Lastly, agree to the terms and conditions of Netflix and check the box
Important: Netflix does not charge in cash.
After you fill the billing information, you’ll be directed to a new page with the title as Welcome to Netflix
Confirm your account details and press Continue
Check Streaming Devices
Next, you will be asked to check the devices you want to stream or watch videos on such as TV, Phone, tablet, etc.
Tip: You can also deactivated, sign out, add or remove the device any time you want later.
If you can’t connect Netflix to one of the added devices, simply troubleshoot the device by removing and then re-adding it to your Netflix account.
Netflix gives you the option to add up to 5 profiles on each account. That means apart from the main profile, you can add four additional profile names of your choice such as family, kids, siblings, etc.
After that you’ll be prompted to a new page, asking you to add first few video titles which you’ve watched or want to watch from the list or search bar.
You are on board
Congratulations, you just stepped in to the Netflix dashboard. Here you can access your Netflix account and watch movies and do any required or future account modifications.
Tip: If you’re using the free trial, Netflix will not charge you until the trial period ends. That means if you don’t want to continue watching Netflix after the trial period then you can simply cancel your membership at any time before the trial ends.