The fact is that the Roku Remote Control App is superior to the Roku remote control - period. There i shared the iphones intenet connection to the laptops ethernet port. This might happen even if your Roku says it has a strong signal from your WiFi router. Simply connect the tv to the wireless router and your in like flin. I've tried 3 different sets of batteries and I've pushed all the buttons.
Sometimes the phone app doesn't find my Roku Stick. I was able to use my tablet app, but still wanted the Roku remote to work. I rely on my unlimited data plan and use my hotspot for my tcl tv. What is the make and model of your phone? Since it was so hard to find, I decided to publish the answer here. When not spending time with my family and taking photographs, I can be found on App. Has anyone gotten this to work? While you are sure to enjoy watching films or playing games on a bigger screen, you might have a hard time finding a way to mirror your iPhone.
I have tried everything suggested here and it still will not recognize the ssid. Connect Roku to your WiFi hotspot after. I called Roku support and they sent me a new remote. He said that was wrong. This is a horrible product, such a shame.
It searches for a second, then goes blank? Likely, you have special characters apostrophe, spaces, etc in the name, as that is Apple's default. I made the same mistake when my remote wouldn't pair with my Roku Stick. I remove one of the batteries and put it back. Which part do you seem to have problem? They were working fine even after the Roku remote crapped out. A rescan would often show them. Without the roku being online, mobile apps do not work and the remote is needed for initial setup. If you know where the purple button is on my remote, then please post more details.
For example, if you choose video, then you can only play a video from your phone. A System Administrator by day and freelance technology writer by night. Pluggeg it into the ethernet port of my laptop. I have turned off my firewall and every other trick on Roku help sites and by other people that have this crap product. And then retry connecting your other device. If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please for more help, or section below. Laura, not all Roku remotes have that button and on some it is black.
I have a cell phone with mobile hot spot installed and an unlimited data plan. Now, choose the content that you wish to display on a bigger screen. I still intend to check further for a universal remote that will work if there is one. Read on and get help when needed. Below are the steps, Go to, 1.
My Roku 2 game remote occasionally gets stuck screaming out 'tilt' commands, drains the battery, and loses pairing. Roku is simple to use, and makes mirroring iPhone easier than ever. With Personal Hotspot, you can share your cellular data connection of your iPhone with other Wi-Fi devices like iPads and laptops. I don't understand why as consumers people have to do any of this. I don't know how long the Roku stick will last, hopefully for many years. Log in with the password and you are done.
If neither of the above suggestions work, keep looking around on the web. Get My Swipe File and Fix-It Worksheet! I plugged them both back in. Una vez que usted hace una fÃ¡brica reinicializÃ³, usted pierde la uniÃ³n a su gestor de trÃ¡fico. Roku can only be connected to either WiFi or Ethernet if you are using Roku 3. This is the way the world is supposed to work, solving each others' problems.
I will assume you have the Roku stick powered the adapter. You want to communicate with the tv camera and watch the house from your phone. That said, if it takes more than a minute or so and Roku is still not working, here are some solutions that you can try. Open the browser and google xfinity wifi login, and enter your sign-in information, disconnect from your phone and connect the Roku to the Xfinity Wifi hotspot. This fix always works for me: 1 Replace batteries in remote and put it face up next to Roku box. Part 3: How to solve issues when mirroring your iPhone to Roku? The sheet said 1 year limited warranty, but the support person told me it was only 90 days for the stick. Usted puede tener que pedir un nuevo remoto.