How to enable location services for Hulu in Canada

Last updated: September 1, 2021


Although Hulu is one of the famous broadcast services, it is not available outside the United States. However, you can access Hulu in Canada using a VPN.

If you are trying to access Hulu shows from your mobile device or desktop, you may see an instant message asking to enable location services because it is part of the Hulu service requirement.

If you want to know how to enable Hulu location services, you are in the right place! This discussion will let you know how you activate area service on the web or mobile!

How to enable location services for Hulu in Canada

Luckily you can enjoy Hulu on any device including your computer, Apple TV, Xbox One, FireStick, Roku, and PS4. Here we will guide you on how to enable Hulu location services in various web browsers (such as Channel, Safari, Firefox, and Microsoft Edge) and mobile devices such as Android, Tablet, iPhone, and iPad.

How to enable location services in web browsers

First, make sure you have enabled location services for Hulu in your computer settings (PC or Mac). Next, you will need to enable location services in your browser:


  • Open Chrome, click More (3 vertical dots or up arrow in the top right corner)
  • Click Settings, scroll down at the end and select Advanced
  • Go to the Privacy and Security section, select Site Settings
  • Click Location to enable it.


  • Open Firefox, in the upper right corner, click Menu (three similar lines)> Preferences
  • Select Privacy and Security in the sidebar
  • Scroll down to the Permissions section
  • Click Settings, near Location

Be sure to add to the list of permissions.


  • Click Menu for your Mac (top left corner)
  • Hit System Favorites
  • Go to the system preferences window and click the security and privacy icon
  • Click Privacy (open the lock button by providing your administrator name and password)
  • Select Location Resources
  • Click on the Enable local resource box

Finally, make sure you select Safari from the list

Microsoft Edge

  • Using your PC, hit the Windows Start button
  • Go to Settings> Privacy> Location
  • Scroll down to select applications that can use your exact Location

Make sure Microsoft Edge is selected from the list

How to enable location services on mobile devices

Enabling location services on mobile devices is also easy. Let’s see how you can do that.

iPhone and iPad

  • Go to app Settings and select Privacy> Location Services
  • If necessary, change local services and turn them on
  • Scroll down to find Hulu
  • Select Hulu and select one of the local service options


  • Open app Settings
  • Select Security & Location> Location. If you do not see safety and Location monitor the area.
  • Change Location check Unlock
  • Under recent location requests, update apps that have recently checked your Location on your device
  • Make sure Hulu is enabled.

Fire Tablet

  • Turn on your tablet, Swipe down to display Quick Settings, then click More
  • Select location-based services
  • Click to open to enable location-based services

Wrapping up

The article above helps you figure out how to enable Hulu location services in Canada for web browsers and mobile devices. If you are still having problems, please leave your comments below.

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