Roku is a series of online media players that provides a variety of over-the-top media services. A Roku streaming unit can receive data through a Wi-Fi or wired connection from Internet routers. The data will be output through an HDMI connector, video cable, or audio cable directly on some of the models. Content and programs for these devices are offered from a wide range of global providers.
In this guide, we will show you how to link Roku to your device online and start streaming content or programs.
How to link Roku to your device online
Below are some simple steps that you should follow to link Roku to your device online:
Step 1: Open the box and follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Roku device to the Internet
Step 2: After being connected, the Roku device will download a new software and display a short code in the form of 5 characters
Step 3: Go to the official site of the Roku device linking at roku.com/link
Step 4: Enter the short link on the box
Step 5: Click on “Submit”
Step 6: Follow the provided instructions to create a new Roku account
Step 7: Use the registered account to log in
Step 8: Choose your preferred payment method
Step 9: Click on “Submit” to complete the activation process
Necessary information you need to know
Below are some important things that you should keep in mind when linking Roku to your new device online:
– In the payment method step, you can choose between Paypal and credit cards. Keep in mind that you won’t be charged until you make a purchase for TV shows, movies, or subscription.
– You can choose to create a PIN when linking to prevent some unauthorized purchases
– If you notice an error when entering the short code, try doing this a second time. There might be some temporary system or network errors. If it doesn’t work, then you can go to the Roku device and press the “*” button, then choose “Get a new code”. Now you can get a new code to enter
List of relevant links
If you experience any issues or have any questions during the activation process, then go to the support center of Roku. Here you can find the answers to many frequently asked questions in setting up and troubleshooting your Roku device.
Contact Service: www.roku.com/en-gb/about/contact
In case you want to contact customer support, then go to the site to find more contact information.