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by Nobska
Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: 4K video playback: Roku fails but Apple TV succeeds
Replies: 0
Views: 646

4K video playback: Roku fails but Apple TV succeeds

After several months of trying, I'm giving up on playing 4K movies with Plex on the Roku Ultra.  My 4K Apple TV starts playing right away, but Roku takes forever to load the movie -- or fails completely.  I'm running the latest version of Plex, and playing the same .mkv video, so the configuration i...
by Nobska
Mon Mar 04, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: [Official] OS 9 Release Notes
Replies: 252
Views: 37538

Re: [Official] OS 9 Release Notes

With the release of OS 9, the subtitle fonts seem to have changed for the worse. I have difficulty hearing dialog clearly and I usually use subtitles. But trying to read subtitles using Roku's new proportional san serif font (with an app like Plex, not Netflix) has become impossible.  I find proport...
by Nobska
Wed Jan 30, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Subtitle fonts in OS 9 are very hard to see
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: Subtitle fonts in OS 9 are very hard to see

I also generally have the captions turned on because of hearing problems. I'm using these settings with no problems reading the captions: text style sans serif proportional text edge effect none text size medium text color yellow text opacity 100% background color default background opacity 25% win...
by Nobska
Tue Jan 29, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Subtitle fonts in OS 9 are very hard to see
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Subtitle fonts in OS 9 are very hard to see

Since the latest update, the subtitle fonts have become very hard to see.  I depend on subtitles because my hearing acuity has been reduced over time. For years, the subtitle fonts you provided (in the 'Settings') were fine, but OS 9 changed the fonts for the worse. I typically use either yellow or ...