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hayleygwyn
Level 7

my channels closing by themselves

anytime i’m watching tv on my roku after a couple hours the channel i’m using closes on it’s own and takes my back to my home screen. is that normal? 

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renojim
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Re: my channels closing by themselves

Do you have "Bandwith saver" enabled?  Check under Settings->Network.  When enabled it will stop streaming after 4 hours.  Even with it disabled some channels will ask if anyone is watching and will close if there's not a response to the prompt.

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