Roku.com/link | my.roku.com/link
Roku.com/link | my.roku.com/link
ROKU- THE STREAMING DEVICE
How RoKu works
To start with setting up, Plug in the Roku device and Roku TV using HDMI cables to connect to TV. Then, connect Roku devices to internet and create a Roku account in order to stream the content. The preferred internet options are either wireless connection or a model with Ethernet connector.
How to activate
To activate, set up a Roku account with a valid email address associated with Roku to receive important notifications and chose a strong, secure password for your account. Roku account stores your installed channels along with other preferences and settings. You may also visit roku.com/link for Roku Activate online or you may also visit our other website roku.com/link.
How to download
Roku works by downloading content from internet to watch on your TV. Download apps or channels from Channel store by clicking Home menu, scrolling down to “Streaming channels”, click “OK” from your remote. Choose from numerous available options or make use of “Search Channels”. Once selected, click on the channel using arrow keys on remote and install the particular channel.
How to sign-in Roku account
To start with streaming, get linked to your account. You will be asked to create one, if you do not have one. A Roku account can also be created before you activate your Roku device at my.roku.com/signup. Sign-in at https://my.roku.com/signin, by using your email and password. You will be required to choose any payment options e.g. Credit Card for channel store’s purchases, rentals or subscriptions.
- Pre &Post purchase guide
- Working user guide
- Aid in managing accounts
- Set-up troubleshooting
HOW ROKU WORKS?
Roku is a cost effective web streaming device which can be used to stream thousands of channels with the aid of internet, to give its users entertainment in abundance. This era of super smart Tv’s have made cable services to look so archaic nor it can match the pace and demand of the Smart TVs. Technology like Roku has provided its users varied choices to stream as per their differential interests and have made it highly economical too by giving them a cable free open services. With Roku at home, the users can watch free and paid vedio contents via internet. Roku started with Netflix on its list but it has grown in a way that there is hardly any TV program on Cable TV that cannot be streamed on Roku. Also, it can be accessed any time of choice; it breaks the time-bound visitation before TV to watch the program of choice.
Roku device is a simply operated one. To start with setting up of the devices, the users need to plug in the Roku device and Roku TV using the HDMI cable to connect to the internet. The Roku device can connect to Roku TV which are having inbuilt streaming facility, as well as the users TV. The preferred internet options are either wireless connection or a model with Ethernet connector. The internet will boot the device and then the user is required to create a Roku account, just like all other online accounts. Through this account, the user can access the facility and its services, also keeping all the settings saved.
HOW TO ACTIVATE?
Roku becomes a good choice for its easy to use features giving abundance of enjoyment. The users can watch tons of free content, live sports and TV, original content and latest shows. In manner to activate Roku, it must be linked to Roku account. Further, use the following instructions:
- QUICK START GUIDE: In manner to activate your account, make use of the Quick Start user guide sent along with the device. For further assistance, the user can visit the Setup and Troubleshooting section of the Roku support site.
- FOLLOW ON SCREEN INSTRUCTIONS: Once you start following the instructions given on the guide, keep clicking the on-screen instructions the device to the internet first. It may start downloading new softwares on the Roku device.
- LINK CODE: Roku device will then show a link code, say for example: “YD23D”. The user needs to note this link and later use it on the website my.roku.com/link, on the computer system or mobiles to link the device. The user will be required to enter the link code on the website and then click SUBMIT.
Make sure you complete all the steps before steping back from website to Roku device in order to activate the Roku device. For further steps, the user must take a thorough read of instructions on the website on How to create an account and log in.
HOW TO DOWNLOAD?
Roku works by downloading content from online and get saved for next time as well. The downloading of the content is simple like the manner of downloading from other online websites or so. Just like installing apps on mobile sets, the user can download channels and apps in the Roku account by use of Roku device. The user can enjoy live as well as recorded content by accessing the channels. Mostly, the shows are recorded, stored by the channel provider and then streamed on the Roku device.
The user can have access to many genres of Roku channels including in itself for movies, news, sports, internet, plex and TV. To mention some channels like Netflix, Hulu plus, CBS news, Fox news, NBA league pass, etc. The channels and shows can be accessed by downloading through following procedure:
- SCROLL HOME MENU: To download, scroll down the home menu to “Streaming channels” and click the “OK” button in purple on the remote.
- ROKU CHANNEL STORE: Now, it displays the plethora of channels to choose from. The user will find various sorted categories like, new, most popular, free, etc. to filter the channels.
- “SEARCH”: To help the user find the required channels, the “Search Channels” by typing it and settle on the one which the user wants to install.
- “INSTALL”: Once selected, just click “install”, the channel will be downloaded and be placed on the home screen.
HOW TO SIGN IN ACCOUNT?
For detailed instructions about how to sign-in Roku account, the user must follow the website with this regard. Roku account will retain the user’s channels installation, also save other preferences and settings. For creating one secure Roku account, the user needs to provide one valid email address which is associated to Roku device for further important account notifications. In the same way, the user must choose a strong and secure password which can never be an easy guess for any other person.
When creating Roku account, the user will be asked about the payment methods/options. Through payment options, the user will be able to buy subscriptions, rent or buy movies or TV shows or make other different purchases from Roku channel store. To clarify, chosing the payment option won’t charge the user any bucks. The charges will be debited in the user’s account only when the further additional steps of making subscriptions, purchase, rent is made. In the payment options, all the major credit cards and PayPal is accepted. For the user to secure the unauthorised access to the Roku account and its payments, the users need to learn about How to create a PIN for Roku account.
Through Roku account, the user will not be able to access the installed channels, but also be able to manage settings, view purchase history, its subscriptions and linked devices, update the PIN to make it more secure.
Roku Support is a true friend in your journey with Roku devices. It guides before the user plans to purchase any such device. It answers all the common questions that come to customers mind such as:
- What is Roku streaming device, Roku TV?
- What can be watched?
- How to start with it?
- Any additional costs?
On Roku support, the user can find all the information from basic to advance mentioned precisely. The Roku support guides the user about how to use Roku device and its features. The user can learn about how to manage the channels regarding, add channels, move channels, delete channels, etc. It further provides steps how to find channels, shows using voice search or remote search etc. Those amazing features of Roku device which are the detailed in the support can be of full use by the user. For example, the Roku support introduce the user about Roku Media player, guide on enabling closed captioning, pause live television on Roku device, improve image quality, night listening mode, extend the memory and a lot more. It also support in personalising the Roku device and Roku mobile apps.
The most essential assistance through this guide is teaching how to manage the accounts, which includes information about managing subscriptions, updating payment methods, change email address or password, close Roku account or unsubscribe, etc.
Not only this, but the Roku support helps to handle the technology better through its setting and troubleshooting facilities. It helps the user in setting up Roku and its associated problems, wireless setup reliability, activation problems, playback problems, etc.