Roku Device Features, Settings & Updates

Help configuring Roku device settings, using Roku OS features such as screen mirroring, adjusting display type and audio settings, using Guest Mode, and assistance with software updates.
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Daniel69
Level 7

Screen Mirroring on android

I did all the instructions correctly but screen Mirroring just doesn't work. I made sure screen Mirroring option is on "Always allow." But when I get to my Android phone, Roku 3 doesn't show up when I click cast. I'm using a Moto g6, so I'm not sure if that has to do with it.

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andyross
Level 10

Re: Screen Mirroring on android

Not all Android phones will cast to non-Chromecast devices, especially if, like Moto phones, have stock or near-stock Android. I have a G5+, and it also will not see any cast device (Roku or even myBD player.)

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Daniel69
Level 7

Re: Screen Mirroring on android

Is there a way to do even with a Moto g phone? Or is it just out of the question?
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andyross
Level 10

Re: Screen Mirroring on android

Not that I know of. The closest thing to casting is a Firefox Roku app that works with Firefox for Android. And even then, it is very limited, with only play/pause control the last time I tried it.

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Xiphoidfugu
Level 7

Re: Screen Mirroring on android

Try downloading an app like miracast. My phone ( P30 lite) doesn't even have a screen mirroring option but works fine with miracast.