Earlier streaming media contents and listening to music online wasn’t easy. But after the growth of digital streaming, streaming online contents become effortless. These days there are a number of devices available that stream online contents to your TV. Among these, Roku is one of the best and simplest way to watch the online contents on your living home. Get your favourite streaming service on Roku and watch videos, live TV and on-demand contents from different regions. Roku never stores any data in memory but the channels on Roku may store a few cache files. If you have installed plenty of apps that run over the internal storage, you may incur some issues. The only solution is to clear all the cache files on Roku. In this article, we will guide you on how to clear the cache on your Roku device.
Steps to Clear Cache on Roku
To clear cache on Roku, first, you need to pair your Roku Remote with your device. Remove cache form Roku is done by using the Roku remote button.
#1: Plugin Roku streaming sticks into the HDMI input port of the smart TV.
#2: Turn on Roku and pair Roku remote with your Roku device.
#3: After that press Home button on the Roku remote.
#4: From the Roku Home screen, select the Home menu option.
#5: Then press the following remote buttons consecutively.
- Press the Home buttons 5 times.
- Press the Up button.
- Press the Rewind button 2 times.
- Press Fast Forward 2 times.
#5: After that, you have to wait for 15 to 30 seconds, the Roku device will clear the cache and junk files from the device and instantly restart your Roku streaming device.
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Caches are just junk files that can be safely deleted to free up Roku storage. It will help in enhancing device and streaming application performance. With Roku, you can watch all your favourite media contents at your home. By clearing cache, you can fix minor problems. This method works for all types of Roku. If you want to delete all the data, you have to reset your Roku device.