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How to Customize the Roku Home Screen

The Roku’s home screen is the first screen you see when you turn a Roku TV or streaming device on. It’s a simple interface, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be personalized to your liking. We’ll show you a few easy ways to do i…

How to Remove Channels From a Roku

“Channels” are the apps that make up the majority of your Roku experience. There are some that come pre-installed and you can also install your own from the Channel Store. Eventually, you may want to remove a few….

How to Add Channels to a Roku

Apps on Roku devices are referred to as “Channels,” and they’re an integral part of the experience. Your Roku probably came with a bunch of pre-installed channels, but you can install more on your own. We’ll show you how….

7 Roku Features You Should Be Using

Roku devices are well known for being easy to use—that’s one of the main reasons why they’re so popular. That doesn’t mean they can’t do a lot of cool things, though. We’ll show you some features you should use….

How to Use AirPlay on Roku

If you take advantage of Apple’s AirPlay feature to watch videos or listen to music from iPhone or iPad on Mac, or vice versa, why not enjoy it on your Roku TV too? Here’s how to AirPlay to Roku.

Why Is It Called Roku?

Roku is a name that has become so common to see that you probably don’t think much about where it came from. Roku devices can be found in millions of households, but what does “Roku” actually mean? Is it anything?…

What Is Roku, and How Does it Work?

Roku is one of the most popular names in the streaming device category. You’ve probably seen it on Amazon and at Best Buy. What does this strange name and purple color scheme bring to your TV? Let’s find out….

How to Reset a Roku Remote

If your Roku remote is getting flaky on you, it may be time to give it a fresh start with your Roku streaming device. We’ll show you how to reset the remote and re-pair it to hopefully fix any issues.

What Is a Roku TV?

Roku is a name that has become ubiquitous with streaming media players. They’ve got set-top boxes, soundbars, and sticks you can plug into your TV to make it smart—but what if the entire TV could be a Roku?…

How to Turn Off Sounds on a Roku

Roku devices are an easy way to get all your favorite streaming services onto your TV. They’re not without their annoyances though. Out of the box, the Roku interface makes a sound for every button press on the menu. Here’s h…

What Is The Roku Channel?

The Roku home screen is made up of various “channels” for services like Netflix, Disney+, Hulu, and more. One of those channels is The Roku Channel and it’s easy to overlook. You might want to check it out, though….

How to Change the Screensaver on Roku

When you’re not watching TV, it becomes a boring black rectangle in your living room. A screensaver can make it more interesting. Roku devices have some great screensaver options to choose from. We’ll show you how to change i…

How to Take Screenshots on a Roku the Easy Way

If there’s is a device with a screen somewhere, somebody will want to take a screenshot on it. Most streaming media players for TVs have the ability—such as Android TV. Does that include Roku? Technically yes….

How to Restart a Roku

Sometimes a device just isn’t working like it should, and the easiest solution is usually a good old restart. You can restart a Roku very easily and that will often solve any minor problems you’re experiencing….

How to Find Your Roku’s IP Address

A Roku device, like other gadgets on your network, has an IP address. While this isn’t something you need on a regular basis, you might if you’re troubleshooting an issue. Here are a few ways to find your Roku’s IP address….
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