How to Setup Screen Mirroring On Roku

Screen Mirroring On Roku

Screen mirroring on Roku Tv: Screen mirroring is another way of projecting the contents of your screen onto the screen of the mirroring device. Mirroring on Roku uses Miracast for this process. It can be done with any of your handheld devices such as Android, iOS, etc., and also from your PC, laptops, etc. Each device has a different screen mirroring process. In the next article, let’s take a look at how to do screen mirroring on Roku tv from any device.

How To Use Screen Mirroring On Roku

Not all applications available in the market can be used on all devices. Some may not be available for some devices. So to view those apps on your Roku, mirroring is used. You can also only view the app on your device and not operate it. Some of the apps HBO Max, Peacock TV, etc. are not available on your Roku device and those apps can be viewed on your Roku by screen mirroring from the device available for the app to your Roku.

How To Enable Screen Mirroring On Roku

Roku supports Mirroring on a device running Roku OS 7.7 and higher in which the feature is enabled by default and nothing needs to be done to enable it. If you are using the said device and not the latest Roku operating system, please update it by following the steps below

  • Press the Home button on your Roku remote
  • Select settings
  • Now select systems
  • Under system settings, click on system updates
  • Now your device will search for an update available on your device and update it.

System update

How To Enable Screen Mirroring On Roku

Screen mirroring models available on Roku

  • Roku Express: Model 3900 and later (models introduced in 2017 or later)
  • Roku Express +: Model 3910 and later (models introduced in 2017 or later). In addition, the Model 3910 supports screen mirroring only on the HDMI output and not on the composite or A / V output.

To find your device model

  • Press the Home button on your Roku remote
  • Select settings from the menu
  • Now select systems
  • Select About and you can see your device information in it

About device

How To Enable Screen Mirroring On Roku

Prerequisite

[1] Click the Home button on your Roku remote

[2] Navigate to settings

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Settings – SCREEN MIRRORING ON ROKU

[3] Select screen mirroring under settings.

[4] Now select the screen mirroring mode

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Screen Mirroring on Roku TV

[5] You can select Ask (Ask permission every time to flip) or Always allow (Flip without permission).

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Note: Make sure that both the Roku device and the mirroring device are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. (To check which network your Roku device is connected to, open Settings >> Systems >> About)

About Roku device

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Screen mirroring on Roku with Android

[1] Open Settings on your Android device

[2] Click on other wireless connections/connections (based on your device settings)

Other wireless connections

Screen mirroring on Roku with Android

[3] Now select interact with multiple screens

Interactions on multiple screens

Screen mirroring on Roku with Android

[4] Enable the multi-screen interaction switch.

Enable – SCREEN MIRRORING

how to get screen mirroring on roku

[5] Select your Roku device from the list and start mirroring

Quick Tips: Swipe Down Notification Bar >> Select Cast / Multi-screen / Smart View Icon >> Select Your Roku Device >> Start Screen Mirroring

Note: Setting options may vary from device to device.

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[1] Open the app store on your device

[2] Search for the Roku app on your device

Roku app

To download

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

To download

[3] Download and install the Roku app on your device

[4] Open the app and tap the device in the lab below.

[5] Select your Roku device from the list

Appliances

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[6] Now click on the media icon

Media

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[7] Now select the type of media (music, photo, video, screen saver)

media type

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[8] Start by viewing the selected media type on your Roku device.

Note: You can also use this app on your Android devices

Screen mirroring to Roku with PC / laptops

[1] Click on the start menu

[2] Navigate to settings in the menu

PC settings

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[3] Select system under settings

System settings

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[4] Select the display settings on the left panel

[5] Now select Connect to a wireless display

Connect to a wireless display

Screen Mirroring On Roku With Iphone

[6] Select your Roku device from the list.

Select device

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[7] Now your screen will be mirrored on your Roku device

Bonus

  • Some apps have a built-in cast and for those apps you can just click the cast icon and select your Roku device from the list of available devices. This is how you should screen the mirroring app on your Roku device.
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  • You can also screen mirror using various third-party applications such as Google Home, etc. to mirror your screen on your Roku device.

casting apps

Screen Mirroring On Roku

So what are you waiting for? start screen mirroring from your Android, iOS, or PC device to your Roku screen. If you have any confusion about Screen Mirroring On Roku feel free to write in the comment section below. For more Roku-related articles, visit Rokuguides.com.

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