Remotes & Accessories

Help with Roku remotes and accessories, including pairing a remote, setting up TV power & volume control, using voice commands, power adapters, cables, headphones, and wireless speaker accessories.
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Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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Using a Roku Ultra with a Samsung TV.

When I use Roku, the TV input automatically changes from my cable provider on ‘HDMI 1’ to Roku on ‘HDMI 4’ which is the input for the Roku Ultra on the TV. 

When I want to return to my cable provider programming on ‘HDMI 1’ I have to use the Samsung remote to change the ‘input’ from ‘HDMI 4’ back to ‘HDMI 1’

 

MY QUESTION; Is there some way to program the Roku remote to change my TV inputs from one input to another? My remote has the A & B buttons on it, if that helps.  

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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Sorry, but no. We just got the mute key, probably in time newer roku remotes might have.

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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Sorry, but no. We just got the mute key, probably in time newer roku remotes might have.

Edmund

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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check your cable remote if it can change input source,mine does.

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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How did you get roku to change from HDMI 1 to your roku?  I can't figure it out

 

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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like what was said,the roku remote can't change HDMI.

 

if your asking how you can have another remote change to the roku hdmi port?

settings > system > control other devices > check 1-touch play.

Consumer Electronics Control (cec) enable on tv.

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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How can we request this feature?

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You need tv remote to change input

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Re: Can Roku Remote Control TV Input Selection?

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You can only change sources to the source you want (HDMI 1, or 2, etc) or Cable with the remote that controls those sources. The "one-touch" button referred to in a previous reply only changes TO Roku, not AWAY from Roku. If you have  a Roku TV there are options to go to cable, antennae or other sources from the home screen but no dedicated button on the remote. 

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