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How to Update a Roku Streaming Device

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Roku streaming players and Roku TVs update automatically to ensure it is using the latest version of the software.

If you installed a non-certified channel, installed a channel from channelstore.roku.com, or your device has been disconnected for some time, you may need to perform a manual update. Here's how:

  1. Push the Home button on your Roku remote.
    Roku TV remote highlighting the home button.
  2. Push Left < on your remote to bring up the menu, then select Settings.
    Roku TV home screen highlighting the settings option.
  3. Select System.
    Roku TV Settings menu, highlighting the System option.
  4. Select System update.
    Roku TV System menu, highlighting the System update option.
  5. Select Check now.
    Roku TV System update menu, highlighting the Check now option.

If an update is available for your channels or software, it will be downloaded and installed automatically and your Roku device will reboot itself.

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Roku streaming players and Roku TVs update automatically to ensure it is using the latest version of the software.

If you installed a non-certified channel, installed a channel from channelstore.roku.com, or your device has been disconnected for some time, you may need to perform a manual update. Here's how:

  1. Push the Home button on your Roku remote.
    Roku TV remote highlighting the home button.
  2. Push Left < on your remote to bring up the menu, then select Settings.
    Roku TV home screen highlighting the settings option.
  3. Select System.
    Roku TV Settings menu, highlighting the System option.
  4. Select System update.
    Roku TV System menu, highlighting the System update option.
  5. Select Check now.
    Roku TV System update menu, highlighting the Check now option.

If an update is available for your channels or software, it will be downloaded and installed automatically and your Roku device will reboot itself.