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I am facing some issues while trying to install Kodi on Roku. I have no idea about that. Help me.
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Roku has emerged as one of the best brands of hardware digital media players which are owned by American company Roku, Inc. It has changed the way of watching TV, it contains a very long list of streaming services that have inbuilt channel stores.
Whereas Kodi is a very popular home theatre software accessible for smart TV platforms. It is available for multiple hardware platforms, with software for use with televisions and remote controls. So it is quite common to ask the question of how to install Kodi on Roku.
The answer to this question is no because of its security features which are as good as Apple TV. As it is known that Kodi is an open-source media player, which aids in installing third-party plugins to play TV shows, movies as well as Live TV. Due to these reasons, Kodi is not made available for Roku, which violates Roku's terms and conditions.
Though there is a way Kodi will work with Roku if you own an android/windows PC. It is seen that screen mirroring is only one way the Kodi app will function efficiently.
Putting Kodi on Roku
Since Roku supports screen mirroring, you can load Kodi with screen mirroring in the name of the mirror cast. Therefore it is possible to stream movies, TV shows, and live TV. It is possible to cast Kodi if you have a strong internet connection.
The initial need is that you must have a Kodi app running on any android or Windows PC and have a Roku TV or streaming stick that can support screen mirroring.
Step 1: On the Roku remote, find the home button and press it.
Step 2: Now go to the Roku setting and select it.
Step 3: Look for the system option on the following page and select screen mirroring.
Step 4: Now look for screen mirroring mode and select it.
Step 5: On the following screen look for a prompt in the option and select it.
You need not set manually the screen mirroring option if your Roku Player has an upgrade of Roku OS 7.7 or above.
To install Kodi on Roku using Android, just follow these simple steps:
Step 1: First of all, go to the Setting on your android device.
Step 2: In the setting, the page selects the Display Option.
Step 3: There you will find a Wireless Display on the following page.
Step 4: Select the Roku device name in which you wish to connect with Kodi.
Remember to enable auto-connect if you have to connect to the Roku player while using Kodi. Now your screen will be screened on TV after opening the Kodi 18.5 Leia app on your android device.
Step 1: Open the Start menu to enable screen mirroring on your PC.
Step 2: In the option, you will find Settings, click on them,
Step 3: Then go to the Device option on the following page.
Step 4: Now look for Connected Device on the left side and click it.
Step 5: On the main screen, select Add a Device.
Step 6: Of the available options choose the Roku Device Name.
Step 7: Now your whole screen will be mirrored on the TV when you launch the Kodi app.