Problem while sign in to your Roku account?
Now your plans to watch a movie and your favorite channels would go in vain. However, this is not at all a serious problem now. With some simple hacks and ideas in this article, you will be able to do Roku account sign in with simple ways.
Your Roku account is stored with the channels, streaming devices and your settings and preferences. The reason behind Roku’senormous growth is the best in class user experience and the Roku operating system(Roku OS). In 2017 it has recorded approx 7 billions of watch hours for video and music within 6 months, also the content selection, value for money and easy to use has made this streaming adorned by all the users worldwide.
Now proceeding with our discussion, we are going to discuss the solution for Roku account sign in.
Roku Forgot your password-
Choosing a strong password is always suggested while creating a Roku account, after all, you have paid the money for your personal Roku account and to forget that password becomes natural due to the difficulty in remembering it, and so is the need to revive your password. To make sure the recovery you should have a valid email address associated with your Roku account. Now proceed with these steps:
- First, you need to go to Roku password reset webpage to reset your password, and if you landed in my account page instead of forgot password page, then that means you are already signed in.
- Now proceed with going to the “Welcome” and then select to sign out.
- Now again visit the same webpage as described above to reset the password.
- Further now you need to enter the email address registered with your Roku account and press the “submit” button.
- Now login to your email id and check your inbox, you would have received a recovery mail from Roku, if not visible in inbox then check the spam folder.
- Now click the link immediately because that link is valid for one hour only. If unable to open the link then you will have to copy and paste it to the browser.
- Afterwards, you will be forwarded to a new page and here you need to create and enter a new password and then click the submit button.
- You can now try to login with the new password.
Forgot your Email Address-
If you are not able to access using your email address then you need to contact the Roku Customer Support. But before that, you can try the following steps :
- Firstly on your Roku remote click the “Home button”.
- Further now you need to press “Settings” by scrolling up or down using remote.
- Now here you need to select the “System”.
- To proceed further now you will have to select “About to view the email address”.
If these steps didn’t work out for you then you need to proceed with a bit high-level diagnosis. not to scratch your head with these (diagnosis) heavy technical words, although we have made it very simple for you.
You just need to make sure for one simple thing that while following these steps if anything unexpected happens then you need to immediately stop then and there. So let’s proceed further:
- First, you need to open the browser and clear the cookies of roku.com and the related domains, or else you can clear the cookies for all if you are unable to find and delete the cookies specifically for Roku.
- Now you need to try logging in again to My Roku account with the newly set password.
- To login first, type your e-mail address and then slowly and cautiously type your password.
- Further, now click sign in.
- And you will successfully get access to your Roku account.
Activating your Roku streaming device-
If you have read the article till now then you would have got to know how to solve your Roku account sign in problem, further you will be aware of how to activate and link your Roku Streaming player to your Roku device.
Always remember that Roku never charges for the Roku account and neither for the deactivation. So here is how to activate your Roku streaming device:
- The first step is to connect your Roku device to the internet using on-screen instructions, you can also take the help of Quick user guide that came along with your device.
- Now a new software will start downloading in your Roku device and it will show a Roku activation code.
- Further now you need to click on com/link and enter the Roku activation code and click Submit.
- Here you will have to follow the on-screen instructions and create a Roku account also you can use your existing Roku sign in.
- To proceed further while creating a new Roku account, you might have to add a payment method, need not worry, no money will be deducted for that. Payment method is just requested so that you can purchase a subscription to some channels or movies, but you will only be charged after you go through some more steps.
- Now your Roku device is activated and-linked with Roku account. So enjoy amazing movies and channels.
These notes are written in a crisp and clear even a new user with no hands-on experience of technology can proceed with these steps. But still, if you find any difficulty in following these steps then you can contact the Roku Customer Support.