Roku is undoubtedly one of the best streaming devices so far. It offers tons of the best channels on Roku that can be added from the channel store. Roku is filled with surprises as you can also find a lot of hidden Roku Channels as well. Besides the hidden channels, there is also a secret menu on Roku. The secret menu, in turn, can be used to access a lot of features on Roku easily. This will be useful when it comes to quick navigation through the Settings on Roku.

Note – Make sure your Roku device is on the home screen before entering the secret code.

Is Jailbreaking Required to Access the Secret Menu

No, Jailbreaking Roku is not necessary to access the secret menu. And another good news is that there is no need to tweak the Settings to access the secret menu because it is official from Roku Inc. So, we strongly suggest you not perform the jailbreaking function on Roku. However, you can perform the jailbreaking function at your own risk.

How the Roku Secret Menu is Useful

With the Roku secret menu, you can get to the menus you wish using the shortcut keys. That means you don’t need to follow up through the hassled process to get to the menu you desire on your Roku. Also, the secret menu will be helpful when you want to troubleshoot your streaming device in the easiest way possible.

How to Access the Secret Menus on Roku

There are currently 12 secret menus available. They are:

  • Wifi
  • Screenshot
  • Reset or Update
  • Platform
  • Bit Rate Override
  • Antenna
  • Roku Channels
  • HDR
  • Network
  • Developer Mode
  • Reboot
  • Theme
Roku remote

You need to press a series of buttons to access the Roku secret menu. So, you need to know the Shortcuts first:

FF – Fast Forward

RW – Rewind

PP – Play / Pause

Secret Menu 1 – WiFi Secret Menu

Purpose – You can get some additional WiFi details like its strength, signal strength, and more.

Code -To access this Secret Menu on Roku, use the code – Press the Home button five times > Up > Down > Up > Down > Up.

ROKU SECRET MENU

Secret Menu 2 – Screenshot

Purpose – This screen menu allows you to take screenshots on your Roku TV.

Secret Code – On your Roku remote, press the Home button 5 times > Up > Down > Up > Down > Up.

Secret Menu 3 – Reset / Update

Purpose – Using this secret menu, you can update and reset Roku at the server level.

Secret Code – Tap the Home button 5 times > press the FF button 3 times > press the RW button 2 times.

Secret Menu 4 – Platform

Purpose – Here, you can check your Roku temperature, CPU Speed, Voltage, etc.

Secret Code – Hit the Home button 5 times on our Roku remote > FF > PP > RW > PP.

ROKU SECRET MENU

Secret Menu 5 – Bit Rate Override

Purpose – You can set the bitrate at which the video needs to be streamed.

Secret Code – On your Roku remote, hit the Home button 5 times > FF > Down > RW > Down > RW.

Bitrate

Secret Menu 6 – Antenna

Purpose – If you have connected an antenna to your TV, this secret menu will be useful in getting the status of the antenna signals.

Secret Code – Press the Home button on your remote 5 times > FF > Down > RW > Down > RW.

Wireless

Secret Menu 7 – Roku Channels

Purpose: You can get the list of channels available on the channel store.

Secret Code – On your remote, tap the Home button 3 times > Up button 2 times > Left > Right > Left > Right.

Secret Menu 8 – HDR

Purpose: With this menu, you can change screen resolution from 4:2:2 color to 4:2:0 color and fix some compatibility issues & HDCP errors.

Secret Code – Hit the Home button 5 times on your remote > Down > Left > Up button 3 times.

Secret Menu 9 – Network

Purpose – You will get a complete info about the network you have connected.

Secret Code – Press the Home button on your remote 5 times > Up > Right > Down > Left > Up.

Secret Menu 10 – Developer

Purpose – You can get your hands on the Developer Settings of Roku.

Secret Code – Press the Home button 3 times > Up button 2 times > Right > Left > Right > Left > Right.

ROKU SECRET MENU

Secret Menu 11 – Reboot

Purpose: This secret menu lets you access the Reboot menu to restart Roku.

Secret Code – Hit the Home button on your remote 5 times > Up > Right > Down > Left > Up.

Secret Menu 12 – Theme

Purpose – You can get to this menu to access various themes available for Roku.

Secret Code: Press the Home button on your remote 5 times > Up > Right > Down > Left > Up.

Frequently Asked Questions

1) How do I get Roku TV Secret Menu?

You need a press a series of combinations on your Roku remote to get the Roku TV Secret Menu. Each set of combinations corresponds to different functions on your Roku.

2) Can I update TCL Roku TV using secret Menu?

Yes, you can update your TV using the secret menu.