Roku is a digital media player manufactured by Roku, Inc. It is capable of playing local content as well as streaming video from Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, Amazon Video, and other entertainment services. However, some streaming services, such as Flixtor, are not accessible on Roku. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to stream Flixtor on Roku.
Flixtor is well known streaming service that allows people to watch their favourite movies and tv shows. As a third-party streaming service provider, it provides a platform to the content providers where it organizes their movies and tv shows so the users can access them easily. It is possible to watch content on Flixtor free and paid modes. If you want to use casting or airplay with the Flixtor service, then it is only available for the paid users.
How to Stream Flixtor on Roku?
Unfortunately, there is no official app available for Flixtor on Roku store, so users need to use different methods to like screen mirroring or casting to get the Flixtor on Roku streaming device.
- Cast Flixtor on Roku
- Airplay Flixtor on Roku
Preparation Steps: –
Settings to be performed on the Roku device.
- Setting>System>Screen Mirroring>Screen Mirroring Mode>Prompt
- Pair up Roku and Android Device within same wi-fi connection.
- Settings>Apple Airplay & HomeKit>Airplay & HomeKit settings>Airplay>On.
- Pair up Roku and iOS Device within same wi-fi connection.
Cast Flixtor on Roku
Before you start casting process, it’s a must know thing that built-in-Casting feature of the Flixtor service is only accessible to the paid users.
Step1: Perform the preparation steps for Roku device given above.
Step2: Now you need to install the Flixtor app on your Android device from a trusted source.
Step3: Now launch the Flixtor app on Android.
Step4: Now select a movie or TV show of your choice on the Flixtor app on your Android.
Step5: While Video is playing on the Flixtor app on your Android device, Click on the Cast icon in the app.
Step6: In the next step, Select your Roku device in the Flixtor app.
Step7: Opt for Accept or Always Accept on your Roku device if prompt.
Step8: This way you can screencast and stream Flixtor app on Roku.
Airplay Flixtor on Roku
Here in this section of the guide, you will learn how to Airplay the Flixtor app on Roku. You must know that built-in airplay support on Flixtor app is available only for the paid users.
Step1: Initially, complete the preparation steps given in the starting of this guide.
Step2: Download the Flixtor app on your iOS device from a trusted source.
Step3: Now open the Flixtor app on your iOS device.
Step4: Now play a movie or a TV show in the Flixtor app on iOS device.
Step5: Tap on the Airplay icon on the Flixtor on iOS.
Step6: Tap on the Roku device name in the Flixtor on iOS device.
Step7: Thus, you can stream the Flixtor content on the Roku device.
Mirror Flixtor to Roku From Android
Let’s learn how to mirror Flixtor on Roku Streaming device using Android Smartphone.
Step1: Follow the preparation steps on Roku device given in the beginning of the article.
Step2: Next install the Flixtor app on the Android device from the trusted source.
Step3: Now choose the Screen Casting option in the Android device.
Step4: Now select the Roku device name from the Android phone.
Step5: Opt for Accept or Always Accept on Roku device.
Step6: You will be able to see the Android device screen on your Roku device.
Step7: Get into the Flixtor app on your Android device and play a video. You can watch it on Roku.
Mirror Flixtor on Roku From iOS
Step1: Complete the preparation steps on Roku device given in the starting of this post.
Step2: Next install the Flixtor app on your iOS device from the trusted source.
Step3: Now launch the control center in your iOS device.
Step4: Tap on Screen Mirroring option in iOS.
Step5: Now Tap on your Roku device name on iOS device.
Step6: Now your iOS device screen will start showing on the Roku device.
Step7: Now play a video on Flixtor app in iOS and you can watch it on Roku device.
Flixtor is a third party online streaming service for the users. Flixtor app manages the content provided by the other platforms and make them available to stream for the users. A number of video content is available to watch for free. Using a VPN service would be a better choice while consuming content over this app as Flixtor doesn’t provide any content to watch.
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