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How to unblock 6play with Proton VPN

6play is a French catch-up television streaming service created by a media group in France called the M6 Group. This streaming service has content from seven TV channels to stream: M6, W9, 6ter, Gulli, Paris Première, Téva, and Le Live by 6play.

This article will explain how you can use Proton VPN to watch 6play:

You can use Proton VPN to unblock other popular streaming services from across France as well, including Canal+, France.tv, and the French version of Netflix, Disney+, and Amazon Prime Video.

Our streaming guide lists all the streaming services we support.

How to watch 6play with Proton VPN from your browser

1. If you haven’t already, you need to download and install Proton VPN for your device. 

2. To use streaming services via Proton VPN, you will need a Plus plan. If you already have a Proton VPN Free plan, you can upgrade your account by logging in and selecting Plus from your account dashboard. 

If you do not have a Proton VPN account, you can sign up for a Plus plan here.

3. Log in to Proton VPN and connect to any Plus server located in France. You can find Plus servers under the Plus servers header in the Proton VPN Windows, macOS, and Linux apps.

French Plus servers Proton VPN

4. Visit the 6play website at https://www.6play.fr/ and sign up for an account by clicking Mon Compte in the top menu bar. You do not need a paid subscription to stream content from 6play, although there are paid options available for those who want to stream premium content.

5. Sign in to your 6play account and choose your favorite live or catch-up television to start streaming securely with Proton VPN!

How to watch 6play with Proton VPN on iOS and Android

1. If you haven’t already, you need to download and install Proton VPN for your device. 

2. To use streaming services via Proton VPN, you need a Plus plan. If you already have a Proton VPN Free plan, you can upgrade your account by logging in and selecting Plus from your account dashboard. 

If you do not have a Proton VPN account, you can sign up for a Plus plan here.

3. Log in to Proton VPN and connect to any Plus server located in France. You can find Plus servers in the Plus servers list on the Android and iOS apps.

French Plus servers Proton VPN on mobile

4. Download the 6play app and create an account. You do not need a paid subscription to start streaming with 6play. However, there are paid subscriptions for those who want to access premium content.

Note: The 6play iOS app and the 6play Android app are not available in all countries.

5. Sign in to your 6play account, and start streaming live French TV or catch-up with your favorite French shows securely!

How to watch 6play with Proton VPN on Android TV

1. To watch 6play using Proton VPN on your Android TV, you first need to download the Android TV Proton VPN app. For instructions on setting up Android TV and connecting to the right server, take a look at our Android TV support guide.

2. Connect to a Plus server located in France using your Android TV device. 

To connect to our Plus servers, you need a Plus plan subscription. You can get a Plus plan here or upgrade your current Proton VPN plan by logging in and selecting Plus from your dashboard.

3. Install the 6play app on your Android TV device and create an account if you don’t already have one. You do not need a paid subscription to start streaming with 6play. However, there are paid subscriptions available for those who want to access premium content.

4. Open the 6play app and log in to your account. You can now start watching all your favorite French TV shows securely with Proton VPN!

Troubleshooting 6play streaming problems

If 6play does not work after following the above steps, try the following troubleshooting options.

If none of these options work, please check out our Streaming troubleshooting guide or contact our Support team.

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