How do I reconnect my remote with my Roku Tv?

A simple 8 step guide for solving this common Roku problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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1
Take the remote and remove the batteries.
2
Unplug the power from the Roku.
3
Wait for 5 seconds.
4
Plug the Roku back in.
5
Wait for the Roku to start to load.
6
Place the batteries back in the remote.
7
Press and hold the purple button in the battery compartment.
8
Wait for the Roku to finish booting up and check to see if it works then.
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Author: Ollie • March 8th, 2016

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