How to rename Roku Tv name

Introduction 

If you’ve recently purchased a Roku TV, you might notice that the name on the screen at times doesn’t match your Roku device’s name.

In this article, learn how to change the name of your Roku TV if it has been programmed with an unwanted or misspelt name by its manufacturer or if you simply want to change the name of your new TV to something more recognizable and unique.

If you want to change the name of your Roku TV, follow these steps and you’ll be able to change it in no time at all.

How to rename Roku tv name on iPhone/Android App

1. Sign in to your Roku app account

2. Click on the “Settings” Icon

3. Select the “Device name & location” section

4. Tap on Device name to edit and change to your name of choice

5. Click “Save” at the bottom section

How to change Roku name on Roku website

1. Go to Roku.com and log in to your account

2. Click Profile in the upper right corner of your screen

3. From the drop-down, click “My account”

4. Scroll to the bottom of page

5. On the “My linked Device” part, Choose “pencil Icon” to edit the name

6. Change the name and click “Update”

How to change account details on Roku Tv

1. Sign in to your account on Roku.com

2. Click “settings”

3. Tap on “my account”

4. Go to “Account information”

5. Edit your “account details”

6. click “save”

How to rename HDMI Inputs on LG Tv

1. Open LG Tv

2. On your remote device long-press the “input icon”

3. On your homepage dashboard, click “setting” in the far left top corner

4. On the drop-down, Click the “Edit” section

5. Highlight any of your displayed input 

6. Rename and click the “save” tab at top of your screen

How to mirror Roku with iPhone Airplay

On Your Roku Home screen:

  • Click on “Settings”
  • Scroll down to “Apple airplay and homekit” tab
  • On “apple setting“, toggle “airplay ON”

On your iPhone:

  • Swipe down on your home screen
  • On displayed menu iconsTap on “screen mirroring”
  • Select “Roku stream stick”
  • Tap on  “Roku stream stick”
  • It will prompt “airplay code
  • From your Tv screen, enter the displayed 4-digit code into your iPhone prompt screen.
  • Mirroring successful.

Note: Kindly note this screen mirroring will only be successful if both the iPhone and your Roku Tv are connected to the same wifi network.

Conclusion

If you followed the steps in this article keenly, you will smoothly change your Roku tv name without any hitch both on iPhone/Android and also on the Roku official website.

In case you facing any difficulties, feel free to ask in the comment section.  


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