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zabe2
Level 7

Roku Media Player overseas

Hello

I have a TV with built-in roku, purchased in USA, but I live overseas. i'm on 9.0. Roku media player does not work anymore, is this due to a geo-restriction? 
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atc98092
Level 16

Re: Roku Media Player overseas

I can't imagine any reason RMP would be geo-restricted. It doesn't connect to anything outside your personal network, so it doesn't know where it is anyway. RokuDale will need to weigh in on this. 
Dan
Roku Stick (3600), Ultra (4640), 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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RokuDale
Level 8

Re: Roku Media Player overseas

There is no geo restriction for RMP.
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jeffrok
Level 12

Re: Roku Media Player overseas

"zabe2" wrote:
Hello

I have a TV with built-in roku, purchased in USA, but I live overseas. i'm on 9.0. Roku media player does not work anymore, is this due to a geo-restriction? 


When you moved, did you get a new IP address? Is the media stored in a directly connected drive or is it connected to a DLNA server? If a DLNA server, it could be because your local IP changed when you moved. Just guessing.
Yeah, I got some Rokus.
https://youtu.be/d1CSEeqWl10
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