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How To Connect Your Bluetooth Headphones to a Roku Device?

You’ve been plugging your wired headphones into your Roku remote’s headphone jack, but you hate keeping the remote in your back pocket every time you want to move around the house while listening to content.  You tried connecting Bluetooth headphones to your TV via its Bluetooth settings to listen to your Roku but were unsuccessful.  …

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Can You Block Ads on Roku?

Ads are everywhere. The general public doesn’t like ads, particularly repetitive ones. Despite that, ads are here to stay. Besides helping companies promote their market offerings, ads also serve as a veritable income source for most online businesses that offer services for free or dirt-cheap prices. Advertisements power video-sharing websites such as YouTube, so people …

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How To Use a Roku Remote To Change TV Volumes?

I hate clutter. And if you’re anything like me, you’re always trying to minimize the number of things lying around your living room. That includes obsolete tabletop decorations, dirty glasses, and yes, remotes.  Not to mention, juggling remotes can become frustrating, especially if you need to quickly mute or turn down the volume to avoid …

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Why Does My Roku Remote Eat a Lot of Batteries?

I love Roku, but have you noticed how fast it goes through batteries? Why does my Roku remote eat a lot of batteries?  It’s such a hassle to purchase so many. Or worse yet, remove the batteries from your remote, so they don’t drain overnight. So, what’s going on Roku? In the following paragraphs, we’ll …

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My Roku Keeps Restarting: Causes & Solutions

Do you keep trying to watch a movie on your Roku, only for it to restart repeatedly?  You’re barely through the opening credits when suddenly the screen turns black, and the Roku logo appears. This happens over and over until you’re just about ready to throw your Roku out the window.  Is there a way …

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When a Roku Remote Blinks Green?

You’re getting ready to browse your Roku channels when you notice something out of the ordinary: your Roku remote’s LED indicator light is blinking green.  You continue using your Roku, but even though everything is working correctly, your remote continues to blink.  You’ve never noticed this before. Is something wrong with your remote, or even …

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Storage Capacity For Roku Players and TV 101

Roku players offer endless hours of entertainment. However, their storage capacity is limited.  This means that you cannot install countless channels without putting a major strain on your Roku’s software and hardware. You may find that your Roku begins to lag or even frequently overheat and shut down.  These problems can make using your Roku …

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Can You Use a Keyboard, Mouse on a Roku TV/Player?

Nothing compares to the rage I experience when I’m trying to type on my Roku using the on-screen keyboard.  If you’re like me, you have a Roku simple remote, which doesn’t feature voice control. This means that I have to type everything in manually.  Surely there must be another way to navigate and type on …

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Why Does HBO Max Keep Crashing on Roku? & Solutions

You’re a few years behind on the Game of Thrones craze, but now you’re committed to watching the entire series using the HBO Max channel on your Roku. However, you can’t seem to watch it for more than a few minutes before your HBO Max channel crashes. Is your Roku on the fritz? Is the …

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How to Sync a Roku Remote to a TV to Turn It On/Off

Most people spend money on Roku streaming devices and enjoy their favorite programs, but they are still unaware of the full capabilities of their devices. Owning a Roku device adds one more remote controller to your home theater setup. Sifting through multiple remotes and finding the exact one for the device and function you need …

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Why Does My Roku Keep Disconnecting From Wi-Fi?

You’re right in the middle of watching a show on your Roku when it suddenly freezes. Your better judgment tells you to head to your network settings where you find, for the third time today, that your Roku has disconnected from the Wi-Fi.  Your Roku is relatively new, so you don’t think that it’s broken. …

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Can TV USB Power Roku Devices?

Picture this: your wall sockets are occupied, and you’re stuck with a Roku device that will not work unless you connect it to a power source. In this scenario, what are your options? We’ll get there. First, let’s talk about Roku devices.  Roku devices are an excellent addition to the viewing experience, giving you access …

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What Should I Do if My Roku Remote Is Lost or Broken?

Maybe you’ve searched high and low and can’t find your Roku remote to save your life. Or maybe your remote is hopelessly broken. Either way, you need a little guidance. Is there a way to avoid buying a new remote? If you must buy a new remote, which one should you purchase to ensure it’s …

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Can You Use a Roku TV/Player Without Internet?

There are over a dozen media streaming services on the market today. One of the most popular ones is Roku, a provider that offers both smart TVs and nifty media adapters to customers across the globe.  For those hearing about the Roku TV for the first time, you might be asking yourself: “Can you use …

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