How To Close An App On Roku?

How to Close an App on Roku

Your Roku streaming device is a powerful tool that can give you access to a wide variety of entertainment options. But what happens when you open an app that you don’t want to watch anymore? Or when an app is frozen and you need to close it?

Closing an app on your Roku is easy. In this article, we’ll show you how to do it in just a few steps.

Step 1: Press the Home button on your Roku remote.

This will bring up the Home screen.

Step 2: Select the app that you want to close.

The app will open.

Step 3: Press the *Back* button on your remote.

This will bring up the app’s menu.

Step 4: Select Exit.

The app will close.

Step Action Explanation
1 Press the Home button on your Roku remote. This will bring up the Roku Home screen.
2 Highlight the app you want to close. The app will be highlighted when it has a blue border around it.
3 Press the * button on your Roku remote. This will close the app.

How to Close an App Using the Roku Remote

To close an app using the Roku remote, follow these steps:

1. Press the Home button on the remote. This will open the Roku home screen.
2. Highlight the app you want to close.
3. Press the X button on the remote. The app will close and be removed from the home screen.

You can also close an app by pressing the Back button on the remote repeatedly. This will back out of the app until you reach the home screen.

How to Close an App Using the Roku App

You can also close an app using the Roku app on your mobile device. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Open the Roku app on your mobile device.
2. Tap the Menu button in the top left corner of the screen.
3. Tap My Channels.
4. Tap the icon next to the app you want to close.
5. Tap Close.

The app will be closed on your Roku device.

Note: You can only close apps that are installed on your Roku device. You cannot close apps that are built-in to the Roku operating system.

Closing an app on your Roku device is easy. You can do it using the Roku remote or the Roku app on your mobile device. By following the steps in this guide, you can quickly and easily close any app that you’re not using.

How to Close an App Using the Roku Voice Remote

You can close an app on your Roku using the Roku Voice Remote by following these steps:

1. Press the Home button on your Roku remote.
2. Use the arrow keys to highlight the app you want to close.
3. Press the * button on your remote.
4. Select Close.

The app will close and you will be returned to the Roku home screen.

How to Close an App Using the Roku Power Button

You can also close an app on your Roku using the power button. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Press and hold the **power button** on your Roku streaming device for about 5 seconds.
2. Select **Power Off**.

Your Roku will turn off and then back on. When it turns back on, the app you closed will no longer be open.

**Note:** If you have a Roku TV, you may need to press and hold the **power button** on your TV remote instead of the Roku streaming device.

**Additional Tips**

  • You can also close an app by pressing the **Back** button on your Roku remote repeatedly until the app closes.
  • If you have multiple apps open, you can close all of them at once by pressing the **Home** button and then selecting **Settings** > **System** > **Power** > System Restart.
  • You can also close an app by using the Roku mobile app. To do this, open the Roku mobile app and tap on the Menu icon in the top left corner. Then, tap on My Channels and select the app you want to close. Finally, tap on the X button to close the app.

    How do I close an app on my Roku?

To close an app on your Roku, follow these steps:

1. Press the Home button on your Roku remote.
2. Use the arrow keys to highlight the app you want to close.
3. Press the Menu button on your remote.
4. Select Exit.

The app will close and you will be returned to the Home screen.

What if I can’t find the app I want to close?

If you can’t find the app you want to close, you can try the following:

  • Use the search bar to search for the app.
  • Check your Recently Used list. The Recently Used list is located on the Home screen.
  • Check your App Library. The App Library is located under the My Channels tab.

What if I want to close all of my apps at once?

To close all of your apps at once, follow these steps:

1. Press the Home button on your Roku remote.
2. Use the arrow keys to highlight the Settings icon.
3. Press the Menu button on your remote.
4. Select System.
5. Select Power.
6. Select Restart.

Your Roku will restart and all of your apps will be closed.

Can I close an app from the Roku app?

Yes, you can close an app from the Roku app. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Open the Roku app on your mobile device.
2. Tap the Menu icon in the top left corner of the screen.
3. Tap My Channels.
4. Tap the Manage icon next to the app you want to close.
5. Tap Uninstall.

The app will be uninstalled from your Roku device.

In this article, we have discussed how to close an app on Roku. We have covered the steps for closing an app using the remote, the Roku app, and the Roku website. We have also provided some tips for troubleshooting problems with closing apps.

We hope that this article has been helpful. If you have any other questions about closing apps on Roku, please feel free to contact us.

Here are some key takeaways from this article:

  • To close an app using the remote, press the Home button on the remote, highlight the app you want to close, and press the * button.
  • To close an app using the Roku app, open the app, tap the * button in the top right corner, and select Close.
  • To close an app using the Roku website, log in to your Roku account, select My Account, and then select Manage Devices. Under the Devices tab, select the device you want to close the app on, and then select Manage Apps. Under the Apps tab, select the app you want to close, and then select Uninstall.
  • If you are having trouble closing an app, try restarting your Roku device. You can also try uninstalling and reinstalling the app.

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