Test a Roku App

Test your app before launching in the Roku App Store.

Written by Customer Success
Updated over a week ago

Now that you’ve previewed your app, move on to test before it goes live to ensure the look, feel, and functionality are ready for launch. To test your app, you will use a test version of your app on a TV that's connected to Roku. 

Get Started

Create and access your Roku Developer account; learn more here.

Open Roku on your TV. Follow the prompts to set up your Roku. Once that is complete, your device will provide you with a Link Code. 

Visit https://my.roku.com/link on your web browser in order to link your Roku device to you developer account

Add Channel 

Add your channel to Roku. Navigate to the Roku Developer Dashboard. Select Manage My Channels under My Channels

Next to your app, select Preview & Update

Click the code next to Access Code (not Vanity Access Code). Follow Roku's prompt to install your channel onto your device.

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