Question: Can You Search On Netflix??

Netflix allows you to search for TV shows and movies in a variety of ways, described below.

While you’re searching, keep in mind: At times, Netflix will have a placeholder for a TV show or movie that can be found in search, but does not have a play button.

These are typically for upcoming titles not yet available.

How do you search on the Netflix app?


  • Open Netflix. Tap the Netflix app on your home screen to launch Netflix.
  • Tap a profile picture to access your profile. Tap a profile on the “Who’s Watching?”
  • Tap. .
  • Enter a search term.
  • Tap the image of a matching search result.
  • Tap PLAY.

How do you search by genre on Netflix?

Netflix will only recommend specific movies and genres if you’ve previously watched something similar.

  1. Action Thrillers (43048)
  2. Classic Thrillers (46588)
  3. Crime Thrillers (10499)
  4. Foreign Thrillers (10306)
  5. Independent Thrillers (3269)
  6. Gangster Movies (31851)
  7. Psychological Thrillers (5505)
  8. Political Thrillers (10504)

Can you use Netflix codes on smart TV?

You can only use Netflix codes when accessing Netflix from a web browser. You need a laptop or a computer to use Netflix codes. You cannot type them in using an app or smart TV.

How do you search on Netflix on Kindle?


  • From the home screen, select Apps.
  • In the top right corner, select Store.
  • Tap inside the Search Appstore field.
  • Type “Netflix” into the search bar and select the Search icon.
  • Select the Netflix icon in the search results.
  • Select Download, Install, or Get App.

How do you search movies on Netflix?

Tap or click the Search button to find a specific movie. Netflix searches not only for movie titles, but for people — actors, directors and so on — as well as keywords. As you type, movies, people and topics pop up. Tap or click a movie to start it, or choose a person or topic to see related movies.

How do you search on Netflix mobile?


  1. Open Netflix. It’s the app that has a black icon with a red “N”.
  2. Tap a profile picture to access your profile. Tap a profile on the “Who’s Watching?”
  3. Tap. .
  4. Enter a search term. You can type the name of a film, show, or genre, as well the names of actors and directors.
  5. Tap the image of a matching search result.
  6. Tap ▶.

How do you enter a Netflix code?

To enter Netflix codes, just follow these simple step-by-step instructions:

  • Open your browser.
  • Go to Netflix and sign into your account.
  • Replace [code] with one of the genre-specific codes.
  • Press Enter.

How can I use Netflix on my TV?

Method 2 Smart TV

  1. Determine if your TV is a Smart TV. Smart TVs connect to your home network, and can run media streaming apps such as Netflix.
  2. Connect your Smart TV to your home network.
  3. Open your Smart TV apps.
  4. Select the Netflix app.
  5. Log in with your Netflix account.
  6. Browse using your remote.

What does adult mean on Netflix?

Although this article was incorrect because a ‘G’ on Netflix UK actually meant ‘guidance’ as opposed to being the American MPAA rating of ‘G’ which means ‘general audiences’. While we frequently explained that the ‘G’ means guidance (see FAQ 8), which Netflix say means age 12 and over, it’s not always that useful.

How do I use a Netflix gift code?

To redeem your Netflix Gift Card:

  • Go to
  • Scratch the foil off the back of your card gently with a coin. If you do not have foil on the back of your gift card, follow the steps for a Netflix code on a receipt below.
  • Enter the 11-digit PIN code.

How do I use a Netflix promo code?

If you have received a promo code, go to and enter the code to get started (some promotional offers from third parties may have some additional restrictions). If you’re new to Netflix, you’ll be prompted to create a new Netflix account under the Create A New Account tab.

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