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Why is a channel no longer available on my Roku streaming device?

Hi Community users,

If the channels is no longer being accessible on Roku. This usually happens when a content provider decides to remove their channel from the platform.

If you can't find the channel in the Roku Streaming Store anymore, it's likely no longer available.

Private Channels are Gone Too

Heads up, private channels are no longer supported on Roku devices.

Don't Fret, There's Still Plenty to Stream!

Even if your favorite channel is gone, the Roku Channel Store is overflowing with amazing options to keep you entertained. Here's how to find something new:

  • Featured Channels: Check out the curated selection on the Roku Channel Store homepage.
  • Recommended for You: Discover channels based on what you already watch.
  • Top Free Channels: Explore the most popular free channels on Roku.
  • Browse by Category: Dive into categories like Music, Entertainment, News, and more to find what interests you.

Want to Learn More?

This article from Roku Support explains why channels might become unavailable: Why is an app no longer available on my Roku streaming device? | Official Roku Support


Happy Streaming! 💜

The Roku Community Team

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