Today, we are going to suggest some ways to troubleshoot activation issues encountered while activating the Roku player online. There is a number of people who have been facing this problem for the last few weeks. They are not getting their favorite content on screen due to activation issue. You can only watch the content if your Roku player is properly linked to the Roku account. In Roku account, all the information will remain stored related to the model you are using and the email address you have connected to it. All the payment details are also available in the Roku account from where you can easily edit or customize according to your requirement.
The steps to activate Roku are very simple and can be checked from the Roku activation support website. You just need to have an internet connection, Roku account, Roku player and smartphone device for activating the device online. You don’t need to add any account details as of now. You can add it later as there are no charges for the activation. Enter your personal details in the account activation form and follow on-screen instructions to move forward.
During activation, you need to open the Roku link from the smartphone. Enter your device details, you will get the activation code on the screen, which you need to enter on the TV screen. After this, you will get the ‘activation successfully done’ message on the screen. In case you find any problem in activating the device, you can contact Roku support.
Got error message when I enter link code
If you are getting an error message on the screen, then try entering the code again and check if the problem is resolved or not. You may have entered the wrong code in the box or it might be occurred due to the network problem.
Open Roku device settings and press ‘X’ button from the Remote. When you press this button, you will get a new code on the screen. Enter the code within the given time period, otherwise, it will get expired.
Activation screen stuck in-between
Sometimes, linking a device to the account may take some minutes. This is normal but if you find that the time taken is more than the normal time, then you can either call Roku support or go to Roku help page from the web browser. You can diagnose the problem from this link.
Make sure that all the steps are properly performed and no step is left out of total steps. If you forgot to perform any step, then you have to start from the beginning. No other option left after this.
If you are getting error message ‘001’ on screen then it means the device is not connected to the network. Either there is some problem with the internet service or the device is not getting the proper signal strength. In such cases, you can either contact ISP or check if the cable is properly connected to the router and to the extender. If you are connecting the device through a wireless connection, then try connecting through Ethernet cable. This will certainly help you in fixing the issue.