Grab Quick Steps To Add Private Channel To Roku 3

As we all know that there are not enough channels Pre-installed in Roku, but we need to install it manually based on our preference. There’s a huge selection of decent channels available under ‘Private’ channel which you will not find in normal app store. If you also want to install private channels in your Roku 3, then here’s a list of the channel which you can check out.

In short terms, you can say that Private channels are also a part of Roku channel but you can see them publicly reason being its content, its version and third-party channel without any official app. You will not find these channels on your Roku channel store when you search through your Roku 3 remote. Moreover, you require a secret code and link to install them in your device app.

More than hundreds of private channels are available online, but the best are few among them. You can check out best by visiting the site. You can check on

  • NASA TB and Hubble cast HD.
  • John Green’s crash course
  • Bloomberg News live.
  • Khan Academy.
  • PBS
  • TED talks
  • Adult Swim shows
  • Live local news.
  • Government based channels like White house press Briefings and Pentagon channel.
  • Universal Sports Network
  • Live news from local areas.

Adding more and more channels to the Roku 3 list makes its entertainment house. If you want to stream content from Netflix, then you need channel installation first, only then you will be able to watch content. In the same way, if you want to play music on Roku 3, then apps like Pandora, Spotify and other must be installed. All the channels are available in the channel store. If you are searching for any channel which is not available in the channel store, then it is definitely located in private menu. You can search over there. Although Roku official page doesn’t promote or do any advertising for these channels, but you can install it at your own risk. These channels are developed by individuals.

Now, we are going to discuss steps to add private channel to your Roku app. You must read all steps carefully before implementing on your device.

  1. Search the channel code from search sites like Roku guide or Roku channels.com. An access code comprises of alphanumeric codes.
  2. To access the channels, your Roku 3 must be connected to Roku account. If you have not done it yet, then first create Roku account and add your device to it. For any kind of help or support, you can visit Roku comlink from your web browser.
  3. Go to ‘Manage account’ and over to ‘Add a Private channel’.
  4. Insert the access code of that particular channel in the space provided.
  5. You will be prompted to confirm the channel.
  6. Go to ‘Return to my account’ page.
  7. Open Roku channel now and search for a recently added channel. If your channel list is not refreshed, then force refresh it. You will then find the recently added channel in the Roku store.
  8. To perform the update, go to ‘Settings’ followed by ‘System update’ menu.
  9. Click ‘OK’ to exit the screen.
  10. Start watching content on the Private channel.

If you find any issue, you can get in touch with the Roku support team.

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