Earlier streaming media content 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 content to your TV. Among these, Roku is one of the best and simplest ways to watch online content in your living home. Get your favorite streaming service on Roku and watch videos, live TV, and on-demand content 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.
#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/remove the cache & junk files and restart your Roku streaming device automatically.
Caches are just junk files that can be deleted to free up Roku storage. It will help in enhancing device and streaming application performance. With Roku, you can watch all your favorite media content 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.