Secret Menu is nothing short of accessing the basic Roku menu much quicker. It will be highly useful during streaming to access specific functions through a set of button presses in the Roku remote. Roku offers a handful of secret menus to cater to a variety of functions. It is applicable to Roku devices as well as Roku TV OS for TCL, Hisense, Sharp, JVC, and other Roku Smart TVs. You should need a Roku remote paired with Roku to use the Secret Menu on Roku. The Secret menu also helps in using the device efficiently.
How to Get Roku Secret Menu
We have consolidated the secret menu that any RokuOS users can access.
Know the basics!
- FF – Fast Forward
- RW – Rewind
- PP – Play/Pause
|ROKU SECRET MENU||CODE||USES|
|Reset||Home (5 times) → FF button (3 times) → RW button (Twice)||This reset secret menu enables you to perform a Factory reset on Roku, run a USB test, and update the server software. It also has the option to update the Channel Store server.|
|Restart/ Reboot||Home (5 times) → Up → RW (2 times) → FF (2 times)||It enables you to reboot your Roku device. When your Roku device is not working fine, you can do a reboot using this code.|
|WiFi||Home (5 times) → Up → Down → Up → Down → Up||This menu helps you to view the WiFi signal strength on a secret screen. It also offers a Speed test and Glitch rate.|
|Screenshot||Home (5 times) → Up → Right → Down → Left → Up||It lets you remove auto pair, log theme info, cycle screenshot, and cycle ad-banner.|
|Platform||Home (5 times) → FF → PP → RW → PP → FF||You will get four options under Platform Secret Menu: System Operation Menu, RF Remote Menu, Wireless Secret Screen, and View Remote Button Presses.|
In the System Operations menu, you can control functions like System Reboot, Network Pings, System Suspend, and Screen Resolution. You can also check device temperature, CPU Speed, IP address, Pairing status, Battery percentage, and CPU voltage.
|Antenna||Home (5 times) → FF → Down → RW → Down → RW||With this secret menu, you can view the hidden antenna menu and the status of the connected antenna.|
|Bit Rate||Home (5 times) → RW (Thrice) → FF (Twice)||It lets you view the bit rate menu, where you can set quality changes and bitrates along with playback debugging.|
|Developer Mode||Home (Thrice) → Up (Twice) → Right → Left → Right → Left → Right||You will get access to the Roku Developer Mode.|
|Channel Info||Home (Thrice) → Up → Left → Right → Left → Right||You will get the channel info menu to know the app version and build number.|
|Theme||Home (5 times) → Up → Right → Down → Left → Up||It allows you to control Roku theme settings, auto pair options, ad banners, and screenshots. You can also disable the scrollable ads in this menu.|
|Network||Home (5 times) → Right → Left → Right → Left → Right||It lets you view the Network menu, and it has Connection Type, Internet Download Speed, IP address, MAC address, Connection Status, and more.|
|HDMI||Home (5 times) → Down → Left → Up → Up → Up||You will get the HDMI Secret Screen with supported formats. You can switch from 4:2:2 color to 4:2:0 color to resolve compatibility issues and HDCP problems in HDR mode.|
Screenshots of Roku Secret Menu
Wireless Secret Screen
Roku Interface Customization Screen
Platform Secret Screen
Bit Rate Override
HDMI Secret Screen
Remembering such shortcut commands will be helpful in any case. But ensure you don’t end up with a factory reset and other settings. Although the device seems to hold limited functionalities, users can still make the most with the help of the secret menu.
To get private channels on Roku, you must add them using its secret code.
Whenever Roku secret menu is not working, check whether the set or order of buttons is correct. You can also update the Roku device to the latest version to get the secret menu.
No, you can’t. There are no sideloading apps available for Roku.
I have tried the Bit Rate Menu but my ROKU Stick goes back to AUTOMATIC at 12mps.
Thank you for all this ROKU info.