How to Watch HBO Go on the iPad

You can watch a lot of different streaming movies and TV shows on your iPad, but most of the more popular services cannot be accessed from the Safari browser.

Fortunately this is something that can be solved by downloading the dedicated streaming app for the service that you want to use. HBO Go has their own iPad app, which allows you to watch HBO Go videos on your iPad with your valid HBO Go username and password.


Watching HBO Go Movies in iOS 7 on the iPad

This tutorial will require that you know the username and password for your HBO Go account. You can sign up for an HBO Go account here if you have a HBO subscription with your cable provider.

Not every cable service provider offers the HBO Go service. You can check here to see if your cable provider offers HBO Go.


Step 1: Open the App Store.

open the app store



Step 2: Tap inside the Search field at the top-right of the screen.

tap inside the search field



Step 3: Type “hbo go” into the search field, then select the “hbo go” search result.

search for hbo go



Step 4: Touch the Free button to the right of the HBO Go option, touch Install, enter your Apple ID password, then wait for the app to install.

download and install the app



Step 5: Touch Open to launch the app.

touch the open button



Step 6: Touch the Sign In button.

touch the sign in button



Step 7: Select your cable provider.

how to watch hbo go on the ipad



Step 8: Enter your HBO Go username and password for your cable provider, then touch the Login button.

enter your hbo go username and password



You can then proceed to browse for and watch HBO Go movies on your iPad.

Do you also have a Netflix account, and want to watch those movies on your iPad as well? Learn how you can watch Netflix on the iPad here. newsletter

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