How to Sign Out Of Roku account on TV

While setting up your Roku device, it is mandatory to create or link your Roku ID. Without a Roku account, you cannot view its content. It is just like you cannot finish setting up your Android or iOS devices without creating a Google or Apple account. You can personalize your Roku device by choosing appropriate settings and preferences after creating your account.

How to log Out Of Roku account on TV

Nevertheless, you would like to sign out of your Roku account when you want to sell or return your Roku device. So, let’s see how you can temporarily and permanently sign out of your Roku account.

How to Sign Out Of Roku account on TV


There are several ways to sign out of all your Roku devices. If you want to change your Roku account on TV, you might not like to cancel your existing Roku account, rather unlink it. In that case, you just have to sign out of your Roku account from the current device and link it to another TV.

Besides, keep in mind that this will not stop your Roku channels subscriptions. For that, you will have to stop auto-renewal or cancel your plans from the Roku account.

Step 1: Navigate to the official Roku website (https://my.roku.com/index) using a web browser on your mobile or computer.

Step 2: Provide your Roku account credentials (email address, password) to sign in to your Roku account.

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Step 3: The list of the connected Roku devices will be at the bottom of my account page. Choose the device you want to disconnect from the list of linked devices.

Step 4: Click unlink. You will have to confirm the action, and it’s done!

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Your Roku device will no longer have an account. You will have to use a new Roku account or sign in to your account again to use the device.

An Alternative Way to Sign Out of Roku TV Account – Factory Reset


The above method works for unlinking your account. But if you want to completely delete all your personal and Roku account information from the streaming device, you need to go for the factory reset option. Below are the steps you need to perform to factory reset your Roku account on TV.

Step 1: Open the Roku home screen.

Step 2: Select the Settings option and navigate to System.

Step 3: Choose Advanced system settings.

Step 4: Select Factory Reset.

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Step 5: Click on the Reset All Factories option. Your Roku TV will now reset, and it will delete the information.

Alternatively, you can factory reset Roku using your Roku remote. Press the reset button on your remote for 20 seconds and release it once the LED light on Roku blinks.

Roku Auto Sign Out Mode / Guest Mode


The Roku guest mode or auto sign-out mode is one of the newest Roku features. If you often have visitors or you are an Airbnb host, you’ll love this feature!

The Roku auto sign-out feature lets you link a guest account to your Roku device. All the preferences and subscriptions connected with that account can then be accessed from your Roku streaming device. Later, the guest account can be delinked, and you can access your account.

One of the most convenient features of the guest mode is that the guest can set a date for auto sign out. On that date, your Roku device will automatically sign out of the guest mode.

This is How Roku Enters Guest Mode


Now, you must be wondering: “How to enable the guest mode on Roku?” It’s easy. Here is how you can do that.

Step 1: Navigate to your Roku home screen.

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Step 2: Open the Settings menu.

Step 3: Choose guest mode under the System option.

Step 4: Click Enter Guest Mode.

Enter Roku Guest Mode

Step 5: Type your Roku PIN and hit confirm. Your Roku is now in guest mode. You or your guest can now sign in to a new account.

After using the Roku guest account, you will have to exit the guest mode to access your account. For that, press the star(*) button on your Roku remote. Click Disable guest mode. Type the Roku PIN, and the guest mode will be disabled.

How to Cancel a Roku Account


To sign out of your Roku device, the methods given above will work perfectly. However, if you want to deactivate completely, you will need to do as mentioned below.

Step 1: Go to the official Roku website (https://my.roku.com/index) using a web browser on your mobile phone or computer.

Step 2: Provide your Roku account details to log in to the account whose subscription you want to cancel.

sign in to roku

Step 3: At the bottom of the page, you will find the list of connected devices. If there aren’t any devices listed, move to the next step. Otherwise, unlink all the connected devices before proceeding with the following step.

Step 4: Go to the subscriptions page (Roku Channel Store) and cancel all your Roku subscriptions.

Step 5: Look for the deactivate button and click it.

deactivate roku account

Step 6: Confirm deactivation, and your account will be permanently deactivated.

How Do I Unlink My Roku Account?


Unlinking a Roku account means signing out of your Roku account from the device. You can do that by factory resetting your device. It is also possible to unlink the Roku account from the Roku website. Both these processes are listed above. So, check them out and proceed with the one that suits you the best.

How Do I Switch Accounts On My Roku?


To switch between multiple accounts on your Roku device or add a new Roku account, you will have to factory reset it or unlink the account from your Roku. However, if you want to set up a guest account for a visitor visiting your home, you can use the guest mode. This will let your guest enjoy streaming content from his Roku device. And once the guest leaves, you can switch back to your Roku profile.

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