Two Methods to Watch Netflix Videos on Xbox One

Are you still thinking the Xbox One as the home video game console? You may be out-of-date. You can not only use Xbox One to play games, you can also play and watch videos and listen to music on Xbox One. Most streaming videos and music services are supported by Xbox One.

Play Netflix on Xbox One

In the following, we will take playing Netflix videos on Xbox One for example to show you how to.

Method 1.Watch Netflix Videos on Xbox One with Netflix app

Yes, you can follow the next steps to download and install Netflix app on your Xbox One.

Step 1. Begin from the Home screen on your Xbox One S.

Step 2. Scroll right to access the Store.

Step 3. In the Apps section, select Netflix. Note: If you do not see Netflix, select Search all apps to search for Netflix.

Step 4. Select Install.

Step 5. Once the app has finished downloading, select Launch to sign in to Netflix.

Step 6. Select Netflix from the Home screen, and select Member Sign In to enter your Netflix email address and password to select Sign In.

Step 7. Your Xbox One is now connected to your Netflix account. You can play any Netflix video directly as you like.

Method 2. Play Downloaded Netflix Videos on Xbox One

As you know, Netflix is available on Xbox One in all regions that have both Netflix and Xbox Live service. Sometimes you can use the Xbox Live service or you have poor internet to watch online Netflix videos, it is helpful to download Netflix videos to pc and then play downloaded videos on Xbox One as you like.

Kigo Netflix Downloader is one useful Netflix Video downloader to help users download various Netflix movies, TV shows, original series\ and so on with fast speed and high quality. And the latest version also supports 5.1 surround audio kept.

Netflix Video Downloader
  • Support downloading movies, TV shows and original series in MP4 or MKV.
  • All and some the audio tracks and subtitles will be kept.
  • Download up to 1080p HD videos.
  • Support H.265 and H.264.
  • Fast speed and easy to operate.

Free download the newest version of Kigo Netflix Downloader. Double click to install and launch it.

Step 1 Run the Netflix Downloader. You can copy video URL or search videos to add Netflix videos to download.

If you have the Netflix videos' url you want to download, just copy and paste them to download. You can also search the videos to download.

Step 2 Click the Download button.

After you find the videos, click the Download button.

Search Netflix Videos

If this is your first try, you need to login with your Netflix account to go on downloading.

After you login with your Netflix account, choose the video or TV shows to download.

Add Netflix Videos

Step 3 Start downloading.

When the downloading is completed, you can click on Library to find the downloaded Netflix videos.

Step 4 Stream Downloaded Netflix Videos from Windows PC to Xbox One.

First, on your PC, make sure that Media Streaming is turned on. You can find that in Control Panel > Network and Sharing Center > Media Streaming Options. Then on your Xbox One, go to Settings > Preferences and make sure Play To is checked like in the image below. And you need to download the Xbox Video app to the console.

Xbox One Settings

Now on your PC, find the downloaded videos you want to play, right-click the files and select Play To from the context menu and then XboxOne. You can choose media from your local machine, an external drive, or network locations. Or you can use your Xbox One controller to manage playback of your media.


You can install Netflix app and watch Netflix videos directly. However you may not have enough condition to watch Netflix videos, downloading them and then playing is a good choice.

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