How to Switch On a ROKU TV without Remote

What if your ROKU Remote is lost or not functioning properly? Do you want to know how to switch on the Roku TV without Remote? Then have a glimpse on this article. Remote Control is a constituent of electronic appliances used to operate the devices wirelessly from a far distance.

There are two kinds of remote based on Roku TV’s.

  • Standard IR Remote
  • Enhanced “point-anywhere” Remote

Follow the procedure below according to your remote model.


Diagnose a Standard IR Remote Control:

  • Standard IR Remote uses the Infra-Red (IR) light so as to transfer the remote key pushes.
  • Place the Roku device facing you and not away from you.
  • Make sure there are no obstacles blocking the signal.
  • Check the batteries on your Roku Remote.
  • If batteries are empty replace them with new ones. If it’s full, try reposting the batteries according to their polarities.

You can install the Roku App on your mobile devices and you can control all the remote functions from your mobile phone itself.

Diagnose an Enhanced “point-anywhere” Remote Control:

  • Try to restart your Roku device and remote control.
  • Check if the remote and Roku device paired to each other. Follow the below steps if it is not paired,
  • Open the batteries compartment and remove the batteries from the remote.
  • Remove the power cable from the Roku device, wait 5 seconds and then re-connect the power cable.
  • Long press a small button and focus the remote towards the Roku device.
  • Long press a small button and focus the remote towards the Roku device.
  • Operate the remote control from a good distance from the Roku appliances.

Remote Control using the ROKU App:

You can use Roku App instead of using remote control devices. You just need to follow few steps to enjoy this App.

  • Go to Mobile App Store according to respective Mobile such as Google Play store for Android and Apple App store for I-phones.
  • Search and identify the Roku App.
  • Select the Download link found next to the icon of the Roku App.
  • If you face any trouble while installing the Roku App then you can take Roku Setup Tech Help.

Therefore, you will be smartly turned on your Roku TV without Remote Control device. For more assistance you can contact our Roku Customer Support Toll-free number at +1-800-723-9492 or visit us at Roku com link.