Ok so I lost my remote and I downloaded the app. I tried to do the connect wifi to TV with remote trick but my TV won't connect to the wifi and I'm stuck. It won't latch on to my hotspot and I tried unplugging it multiple times but I still won't connect automatically. I can't connect with ip address cause it's not on the back of the TV 🙄. And I can't ubs tether.. and my remote on the phones won't connect to it either so I'm stuck...
You have to have a real remote initially to use the cellphone app, it won't work until the cellphone and Roku are on the same internet.
Do you have any old universal remotes laying around? A DirecTV or cable remote? Roku tv use a very old code set so there are very old remotes that can control modern Roku tvs. Name them I may come up with code for them?
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