How to Get Roku Secret Menu?

So you just got a new Roku device and are loving all the entertainment options available through its seemingly endless supply of channels. But did you know your Roku box actually has some hidden secret menus that let you access additional tools and settings?

In this handy guide, I’ll walk you through 8 different secret menus to help you get the most out of your Roku streaming experience. Let’s start exploring!

An Overview of Important Roku Remote Buttons

Before we dive into the secret menus, let me quickly go over a few key buttons on your Roku remote that we’ll be using:

  • Home Button – Located in the top left. This is your home base that takes you back to the Roku main menu.
  • Directional Arrows – Let you navigate up, down, left, and right.
  • Rewind Button – Helps rewind videos.
  • Fast Forward Button – Helps fast forward videos.
  • Play/Pause Button – Starts playing or pauses video.

OK, now that we’ve got that covered, let’s unlock those hidden menus!

Secret Menu #1: Factory Reset and More

This first secret combo is handy for troubleshooting:

  1. Press the Home Button 5 times
  2. Press Fast Forward 3 times
  3. Press Rewind 2 times

This menu gives you options for:

  • Factory resetting your device
  • Running a USB test
  • Updating Roku server/software

So if your Roku starts acting up, try this menu to help get it back up and running smoothly!

Secret Menu #2: Quick Reboot

Need to do a quick reboot of your Roku? Try:

  1. Press Home 5 times
  2. Press Up once
  3. Press Rewind 2 times
  4. Press Fast Forward 2 times

Quick and easy device refresh!

Secret Menu #3: Check Wi-Fi Connection

Want to check Wi-Fi strength or see networking info? Access this diagnostic menu:

  1. Press Home 5 times
  2. Press UpDownUpDownUp

You’ll then see options for:

  • Wi-Fi menu/status
  • Diagnostic screens
  • Signal strength

Use this to optimize device placement and internet connection.

And there’s 5 more secret menus to access additional tools! I won’t list all of them here, but you can check the full guide below for details on menus like:

  • Hidden antenna menu
  • Bitrate/quality settings
  • Channel info
  • Developer options
  • And more!

Let me know if you discover any other neat hidden menus on your Roku device!