How to setup Roku and Philo

This will give you ideas on how to connect your Roku or Roku TV to access Philo.

                                 How to connect to Philo 

 1.       You must use a Roku device to access Philo

        2.       Get your MAC address of Roku (Select Settings/Network (or System)/About).

        3.       Register Roku MAC address with ITS at this link

        4.       Connect by following one of the steps below

 5.       IMPORTANT**** You must add the PHILO EDU channel to your Roku to watch campus cable.  

Philo LogoPhilo EDU

 5 Options for connecting

1. Register your Roku with ITS at https://resnet.uwplatt.edu/cgi-bin/wireless.cgi

Connect the data port in your room to a network switch with network cable

Connect network switch to Roku with a network cable.

Connect Roku to TV with HDMI

Optin one


2. Register your Roku with ITS at https://resnet.uwplatt.edu/cgi-bin/wireless.cgi

Connect a network cable from the data port to the wireless router

Wi-Fi to Roku

Connect Roku to TV with an HDMI cable

*Roku Express is shown although any wireless Roku can be used

Option two



 

3. Register your Roku with ITS at https://resnet.uwplatt.edu/cgi-bin/wireless.cgi

Connect a network cable from the data port to the wireless router

WIFI to your Roku TV 

Option 3



4. Connect data port from your room to your computer with a network cable

Connect the computer to your TV with an HDMI cable. Or you could use a display port to HDMI

Watch Philo EDU at uwplatt.philo.com. You must live in the residence hall and be on campus for the link to work.

Option 4



5. Register your Roku with ITS at https://resnet.uwplatt.edu/cgi-bin/wireless.cgi

Connect to the unsecured WIFI network

*Roku Express is shown although any wireless Roku can be used

Connect Roku to TV with an HDMI cable

Option 5

If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.

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Keywords:Roku, TV, Cable, Philo, Watching TV, Smart Tv   Doc ID:110739
Owner:Russell H.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2021-05-11 09:53 CDTUpdated:2021-06-03 14:25 CDT
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