Worst News Ever: Netflix Cracking Down On Shared Accounts

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It had to happen one day, but that day could be here very soon as Netflix seem to be cracking down on password sharing.

On a recent report on ABC, users have started reporting seeing a pop-up box when they try to sign in using someone else’s account.

The message reads

“If you don’t live with the owner of this account, you need your own account to keep watching.”

After seeing the pop-up message, users are asked to either sign up for a free trial or have a verification code sent to the email or phone number associated with the account.

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Want to know the good news?

Wait there is good news in all this?

The good news is for Australians though, Netflix is just testing out the feature for now so it seems we might have a bit of time up our sleeves for free or cheap Netflix.

“This test is designed to help ensure that people using Netflix accounts are authorised to do so,” a spokesperson for Netflix said.

Everything on Netflix Australia in March

Netflix Australia March 2021

Ok, slow down 2021, how is it March already?

But if there is one positive for the months flying by it is that we get hit with new Netflix shows each month and there are some cracking shows coming to Netflix Australia in March 2021.

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Read more: Netflix Australia March release schedule

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