Can't access BBC (Mac)


For accessing BBC, just please do the following:
- connect to VPN
- start your internet browser (Safari, Chrome..)
- clear browsing data and cookies
- access BBC iPlayer website
- Sign-in
- watch the program


If you did not register with BBC here is how to do that:
You don't need TV license.
You will need to provide your date of birth, email, password, gender, country (select United Kingdom), and UK postcode (you can use this site to generate one:

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  • 1
    John Mcmillan

    I was also facing trouble in accessing the BBC in New Zealand, i following the below step by step tutorial and it solved my issue and now i can access BBC on any device and watch my favorite content on BBC.

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    diane howes

    I have been an expat subscriber for many years but am now unable to play any videos of bbc or itv - it happened two days ago - not happy. Please help. I’m working on a MacBook Air - same computer for few years.

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    Olly B

    Smart DNS nowadays is the best way to watch geo-restricted video content.

    So if you are still looking how to watch BBC iPlayer I recommend to google for Smart DNS for BBC iPlayer.


    Olly B (Aeroshield)


  • 0

    Can i use the same method for STV and virgin media player tv channel. I tried the method but its not working for me :/

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    Gary Wilson

    I was going through this blog at about unblocking BBC iPlayer. If you issue is not solved yet, you might get proper help from here.

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    William Scott

    Thankyou clear browsing data and cookies made my day

    William Scott


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    emily clark

    Can I use a VPN to access BBC in Canada? Which server I have to use with VPN to access BBC?

    Saw here a post related to BBC Just want to confirm is it UK or Europe server?

    Let me know. 

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