ABC shows can be viewed through WATCH ABC online on a PC or by downloading the WATCH ABC mobile application to a smartphone or tablet. There is no charge for this service which is provided by participating television providers and stations.
The most recent full episodes require the user to sign in with a participating cable or satellite provider's username and password. Once verified, the user can stream these episodes. Older episodes may be available for viewing without verifying the provider. As of 2015, live streaming of shows is available in the New York City, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Chicago and Houston areas, in addition to the Fresno, San Francisco and Raleigh-Durham markets.