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AJkaibaby
Level 7

Hulu goes back to home screen after playing a DVR show

every time i finish watching a DVR show  it goes back to the Roku home screen  I don't want to keep going through all that to get back to Hulu my stuff again to watch another show 

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makaiguy
Level 20

Re: Hulu goes back to home screen after playing a DVR show

Roku devices have no DVR capabilities.  Any DVR functions exist on the servers of the channel being watched, in this case Hulu apparently.

When problems are confined to a particular channel, it may be that the channel didn't install properly, that it didn't update correctly, or that the installation has otherwise gotten corrupted. A reinstall may fix the problem, so give it a try. Remove/reinstall procedure:

  1. Highlight channel on home screen.
  2. Press * key and choose Remove channel option.
  3. IMPORTANT- DON'T SKIP:
    Restart the Roku to clear its memory via Settings > System > System restart. (On a Roku TV, this is Settings > System > Power > System restart.)
  4. Reinstall the channel. Note it will be added to the END of the channel grid.
  5. If channel requires a login, you may need to log in anew.
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