Learn more about the A&E app and how you can easily access A&E content on the go. The A&E app allows you to browse and stream your favourite A&E content directly on your mobile device. Shaw customers who subscribe to A&E can sign in with their My Shaw username or Shaw email credentials to access the full catalogue of available content.
This article will provide insight into:
- How to download
- How to sign in and authenticate
- Navigating the A&E App
- Features of the A&E app
- How to watch episodes online
- Frequently Asked Questions
Did You Know
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You can download the A&E app for your iPad, iPhone, or Android phone device from their respective app stores. The app is free to download.
Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
For Android: Download the A&E app from the Google Play store now.
Requires Android 4.4 and up.
Here are some of the notable features of the A&E mobile app.
You can also search for content through the search feature on the A&E app. Tap the search icon on the top of the app, then enter your search criteria (name of show, episode or keyword) and tap Search.
A&E offers streaming episodes online through aetv.com. Some of the content is available for streaming automatically, and others will require you to sign in with your Shaw account before you can watch the content. You will be prompted to sign in once you have selected content which is restricted. Choose Shaw Go from the list of providers, and then enter your sign-in credentials.
Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about the A&E app.
What is the A&E App?
The A&E app allows you to watch your favourite A&E programming on your mobile device or tablet. Full episodes of all our series, including hits like Duck Dynasty and Storage Wars, will be available to stream the day after they air, and many shows feature full episodes from past seasons as well. In addition, tons of online-only content including behind the scenes footage, cast interviews and sneak peeks will be available to all users.
How much does it cost to use the A&E app?
The A&E app is totally free to download and use but you must be subscribed to the A&E channel in order to unlock all the content on the app with your Shaw ID and password.
What devices does the A&E app work on?
The A&E app currently works on iPads and iPhones running iOS5 and later, Android tablets and phones running OS 4 and later, and the Kindle Fire HD.
The A&E app will work over a 3G cellular connection, but a broadband Wi-Fi or 4G connection is recommended for the optimal experience.
What do I require to sign in to the A&E App?
If you are a Shaw Cable or Shaw Direct subscriber, you will need your Shaw ID and password. A subscription to A&E will also be required for full access to this content.