DRM Issue on the Smart TV
This is generally how an error due to DRM issue is displayed on a Smart TV:
If the content is not playing on your Smart TV, try watching on the ZEE5 website using your desktop or mobile browser. You can also try watching on the ZEE5 mobile app.
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- Device model
- OS version
- Zee5 App version
- Exact issue / error message you get when you try to play the content
DRM issue on the Android phone
Read on to learn about some tips to manage these issues on your Android phone. First of all, check if you are on the latest app version. Visit How can I enable automatic updates for the ZEE5 app? Check if you have any system update pending Sometimes ...
DRM issue on the Apple iPhone/iPad
First of all, check if you are on the latest app version. Visit How can I enable automatic updates for the ZEE5 app? If the content is still not playing on that device, try watching from another device – another mobile device, a Smart TV or a Media ...
Video not playing error due to DRM/Protected Content
Digital Rights Management (DRM) DRM is a software that controls the playback of copyrighted content. It aims to protect digital content from piracy. You can watch DRM protected content if you have a device that supports DRM. If your device does not ...
Facing streaming issues on your Samsung Smart TV
SAMSUNG TV We support Samsung Tizen OS 4.0 & above (TVs manufactured from 2018 onwards). In case you are facing streaming issues on your Samsung Smart TV, please make a note of your Tizen OS version. Here are the steps to find out the OS version: ...
Facing streaming issues on your LG Smart TV
LG Web OS TV We support LG WebOS 3.5 & above. In case you are facing streaming issues on your LG Smart TV, please make a note of your Web OS TV version. Here are the steps to find out LG Web OS version: Select TV Settings Click General Click About ...
How can I delete / log out a registered device, I get device limit reached error
To remove the devices attached to your account: Once you reach your device limit depending on the subscription plan you're on, you'll see a pop up on the newest device when you try to play a video, "Your device limit is reached. Do you want to add ...
Content Redressal Mechanism as per the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021
CONTENT COMPLAINT If you wish to register any complaint in respect of any content available on ZEE5, kindly register the complaint at https://www.zee.com/content-grievance-redressal/ by providing the below mandatory information, in order to take ...
Registering with ZEE5
Signing up with ZEE5 is easy. You can sign up with ZEE5 with your mobile number or email ID. Click here to register. If you're signing up for ZEE5 using your mobile number or email ID, you will be required to provide your first & last name, set a ...
I purchased a subscription/ZEEPLEX rental, but it’s not working
Made a payment but your subscription/ZEEPLEX rental isn't active, or is missing? Don't worry, we'll have this sorted right away! Firstly, make sure that you are on the latest ZEE5 app version. Visit How can I enable automatic updates for the ZEE5 ...
How do I watch ZEE5 on my television?
You can watch ZEE5 on your television either by using a SMART TV, a Streaming Media Device or a Set Top Box. To know how to watch ZEE5 on your television follow the steps below: Switch on your SMART TV. Go to your Smart Home / Hub on your TV. Search ...