Build a Working Roku Channel
This course is the most comprehensive solution to building your own Roku Channel that you'll find on the internet. You'll learn step-by-step how to build a completely functional Roku Video channel.
Learn to Develop your own Roku Channel With an Easy to Follow Template
The template that was designed for this course is the same template used to create several professional Roku channels that are already in the Roku Channel Store. It was built by a professional Roku Channel programmer, and tweaked to help with Roku's channel approval process.
Developing a Roku Channel Couldn't Be Easier...
What you will learn:
Before we begin working to develop our Roku channel, we need to setup our Roku into Developer Mode. The Roku is actually used in the packaging of our channel.
Developer mode can be activated by pressing the following key combinations on your Roku remote:
Here's the link to Java Development Kit - Version 7:
Here's a link to Eclipse IDE for Java Developers:
Link to our Brightscript Plugin:
PS - If that link isn't working well for you - you can also use this link:
If you're Using a MAC and/or the plugin didn't install properly, this section could help you. Please follow it completely to the end.
How to find the IP address of your Roku:
I'm using Gimp in this video, you can download it using the link below:
And here are the names and sizes of the channel package images:
Size (WxH) Filename
Category Image Sizes:
SD = 224px X 158px
HD = 304px X 237px
Video Image Sizes:
SD image = 214px X 144px
HD image = 290px X 218px
A very skilled professional, Gary VenRooy has been developing channels for Roku for 3 years now. He's currently the owner of RokuChannelMaker, and he has worked to help several clients get their channels into Roku's channel store.
When he's not tinkering around with Roku, Gary is a top Vendor for ClickBank and has been a part of their Premier program for several years. Gary has worked for ClickBank for nearly 10 years and has sold over a $1,000,000 worth of ClickBank product.
Gary is an eBay power seller, and also sells products through Amazon. He has been selling on eBay for over a decade, and on Amazon for the last 3 years.
Gary loves helping people make a presence for themselves online, and has worked with many companies and churches providing for them not only a website presence online, but also a video presence on YouTube and on the Roku.