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irok
Level 7

Ubuweb (ubu.com) channel

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Is there a way to view this content with Roku? Plex has disappointingly discontinued support for its ubuweb plugin (and all plugins, evidently).

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atc98092
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Re: Ubuweb (ubu.com) channel

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I did a search of the Roku channel store on their web site, and nothing came up for ubuweb. Roku does not create channels for their devices (other than The Roku Channel and Roku Media Player), so you would need to contact UBU and suggest they create one. 

Note that if you're not located in the US, the Roku channel store will show channels that are available for you that we don't see in the US. So you should go to www.roku.com and look under "What to watch" and select Channel Store. If you don't see it there, it's not available via the channel store. Now some providers create private channels that can be added to your account using a code, but those will not appear in the channel store and Roku makes no guarantee that they will work or remain working in the future. You would have to search the web for private channels to find the install code. Again, someone has to build it first. 

Dan
Roku Stick (3600), Ultra (4640), Ultra (4670), Ultra (4800), Premiere (3920), Insignia 720p Roku TV, Sharp 4K Roku TV, Nvidia Shield, Windows 10 Pro x64 running Serviio and Plex on a wired Gigabit network.

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atc98092
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Re: Ubuweb (ubu.com) channel

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I did a search of the Roku channel store on their web site, and nothing came up for ubuweb. Roku does not create channels for their devices (other than The Roku Channel and Roku Media Player), so you would need to contact UBU and suggest they create one. 

Note that if you're not located in the US, the Roku channel store will show channels that are available for you that we don't see in the US. So you should go to www.roku.com and look under "What to watch" and select Channel Store. If you don't see it there, it's not available via the channel store. Now some providers create private channels that can be added to your account using a code, but those will not appear in the channel store and Roku makes no guarantee that they will work or remain working in the future. You would have to search the web for private channels to find the install code. Again, someone has to build it first. 

Dan
Roku Stick (3600), Ultra (4640), Ultra (4670), Ultra (4800), Premiere (3920), Insignia 720p Roku TV, Sharp 4K Roku TV, Nvidia Shield, Windows 10 Pro x64 running Serviio and Plex on a wired Gigabit network.

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