How do I use Story Time on my Portal TV?

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On Portal TV, Story Time allows you to share interactive stories with animations, music and AR Effects during a call or while you’re using the Story Time app.

To use Story Time during a call:

  1. Press Select to expose the call menu.
  2. Select Story Time.
  3. Select the story you'd like to share.

To stop Story Time during a call:

  1. Press on your Portal TV remote.
  2. Next to Story Time, select X.

To use the Story Time app:

  1. From Home on your Portal TV, select the Story Time app.
  2. Select the story you'd like to start.
  • Stories can take up to 45 seconds to load.
  • To use the Story Time app, enable your microphone and camera.
  • If you experience trouble loading a story or see a loading signal in the middle of a story, check your internet connection.
  • Features, functionality, and content are subject to change or withdrawal at any time, may not be available in all areas or languages or may be restricted, may require enabled software or service activation, and additional terms, conditions and/or charges may apply. See for more detail.
  • You must have an active Facebook or WhatsApp account and therefore be 13 years of age or older to create a Portal profile. While Portal is designed to help families connect, it is not a children's device and should not be used without parental supervision.

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Last updated November 19, 2021
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