Roku Activation Issues
Activating your Roku device is a fairly simple process. All it takes is a few minutes of hardware and software setup, and you can be done. But, the process can become a little difficult, especially when you face unknown Roku Activation issues. We’d like to explain the different issues that might pop up during different phases of the installation, and we will let you know how to troubleshoot them.
One of the first things to do with your Roku device is to connect them to your TV with the HDMI cable. With the HDMI cable comes the possibility of a Roku activation issue!
Roku is not properly connected to the TV
It is a possibility that the TV screen does not show what Roku device wants to show, because of two reasons. One, the input method in the TV’s settings has to be changed to HDMI port that the Roku is connected to. Next, if the Roku device is connected to the TV via an extension or a Hub, remove it and connect it directly to the TV.
This should help you solve this Roku activation issue. If not, contact us and we’ll walk you through solving it.
Roku is properly connected to an internet
Roku relies on internet connectivity for software updates and activation codes. If Roku is not connected to the internet then the Roku activation process is held up. Here a few things you can do to fix this.
- Make sure that the internet connection that you have is indeed a strong one, and if it a wired one, unplug the wire and replug it again.
- If it a wireless connection, switching the modem off and on should help marginally.
- But simply make sure to connect to the right service provider by keying in the correct password while connecting to a wireless internet through Go.Roku.com/wireless.
- If you still have these network related Roku activation issues, please call us in our toll-free number and we’ll help you solve it.
Roku device not synced to Roku account
If you aren’t able to connect to the Roku account via your Roku device, here are the possible reasons –
- Internet connectivity.
- Password incorrect.
- Username incorrect.
If you have issues with the password or the username, you can easily request for a new one. Go ahead and get a new password to login to your Roku com link account.
These are the most basic, common Roku activation issues and the fixes to them. If you have some other issues, and the issue persists, please let us know via our toll-free number +1-805-273-0200