1.    21 Jul 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 11
    Windows 10 Home x64

    Connect To Roku Streaming Stick

    I'm on build:10240 and I was wanting to connect my computer to my Roku Streaming Stick.
    Is there a way to do this on 10240?If so how?
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  2.    22 Jul 2015 #2

    Hi there

    1) Have you enabled Media streaming in the settings.
    2) I think you need some type of application to start the Roku service --have you started it.

    I use MEZZMO for my Media streamer so I can stream from Computer (server) to TV's around the place -- you need to ensure any DNLA flags are enabled so the devices you want to play on can see and access the DLNA server (in my case MEZZMO).

    3) you might need an exception in the firewall but the application should sort that out.

    Is your ROKU stick in the computer or on another device like a TV.

    Note the ROKU device needs an MHL port to function.

    What is MHL and why do you need it? | TechRadar

    This guide should be of help

    3M - How do I set up my Roku® Streaming Stick™ (Roku Ready® Version)? : Featured Topics

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  3.    22 Jul 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 11
    Windows 10 Home x64

    So Windows 10 is not going to have a native app to connect to my Roku Stick,Like miracast?
    And if I have to use a 3rd party app like MEZZMO,Do they have a free version or do I have to buy this?
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  4.    23 Jul 2015 #4
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,593
    EL Capitan

    PLEX or Kodi will allow you to connect from the Roku to the computer. You may need to install an app on the Roku to connect to the server.
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  5.    24 Jul 2015 #5
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 7,194
    Windows 10 Pro X64

    Check out emby, I use it with my Roku 2

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