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Help & troubleshooting for channels on your Roku device, including adding/removing channels, logging in to, authenticating, or activating a channel, channel-specific playback issues, assistance contacting channel publishers to report issues, and adjusting channel-specific settings.
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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Has this problem been solved yet?  It happens ALL the time now on my device (when watching Hulu), and is driving me nuts!

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Nope

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Get a fire stick and your problem will be solved!

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Choir, did you just get an automated “this is an unattended email” reply from that address? I sent an email and instantly got that response, unbelievable... 

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Does the newest update fix the problem? 

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Well that's just great, AlaskanMatt! I just tried to send them an email and received the autoreply that the mailbox is unattended and to go to support.roku.com, which I did and after going through the "tree", this is the reply that I received:

"Your device and/or issue is eligible for online support. You can find answers to your questions with our comprehensive set of articles and technical troubleshooting steps.

You can also visit our online community to help you find answers.  Agent-assisted support is not available for your issue and/or model.  

I had been regularly corresponding with them and the last reply I received was on July 28th. I have a terrible feeling that they are just stringing all of us along. RokuDanny did send me a PM in response to my plea for help and said, "Hi, Thanks for reaching out regarding your issue. Please be aware that we have passed along your concerns to the appropriate team and expect this issue to be resolved in a future update. Thanks, Danny" That was about a week ago. 

 

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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It’s really incredible that this is the Roku way of doing business. I know these are difficult times for companies, but I’ve contacted numerous businesses for things since the pandemic and they all have figured out how to get things done.

Apparently there’s nothing we can do right now other than spread the warnings on forums, Amazon reviews, etc. that you’re on your own as a Roku customer. They just sell the faulty devices and hide. 

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Okay here me out ROKU, how about, give us HULU without ads until this problem gets solved? Everyone's happy! 

Just a temporary solution.

Thanks!

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Re: Hulu malfunctions during ads

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Pausing after commercials....Information on the seconds

Not sure all this is correct but it is the nearest I could find

 

 

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Re: HULU program not playing after a commercial

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Everyone. I would suggest a coordinated social media campaign. That seems to be the only thing companies listen to these days.  Continued bashing on facebook and twitter is probably our only option at the point. 

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