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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Level 7

Slideshow abruptly ending

My office uses rokus in each operatory and it remains on the slideshow feature when not being used for something else. Ever since returning to work in early May post covid, all of the rokus will abruptly stop playing the slideshow and return to the homescreen. Previously it would continue all day without needing to be restarted. Is there any way to make the slideshow return to continuously running?

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Level 16

Re: Slideshow abruptly ending

What app/screensaver are you using to display this slide show?  Have you tried turning off the bandwidth saver from Settings->Network->Bandwidth saver?

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Level 7

Re: Slideshow abruptly ending

I am using the Roku Media Player, looks like the bandwidth saver was on so I turned it off and will see how it goes today! 

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Re: Slideshow abruptly ending

It is still booting me out to the home menu about 2 1/2 hours after starting the slideshow. Number of photos doesn't change that either, so it isn't just after one cycle through.

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Level 7

Re: Slideshow abruptly ending

Since this latest Roku update, my slideshow playing from a usb drive through Roku plays one time and then goes to the roku home screen. It used to play continuously in a loop. Smiley Sad

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Re: Slideshow abruptly ending

Mine is doing the same thing.  Ever since it updated I can not play the slideshow for more than 2 1/2 hours.  I use it as an advertising tool for my restaurant.  Does anyone know how to change it so it will play endlessly?

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