Mirror for Roku 2.1.6 | Mac OS X | 14 MB.
Application to reflect the screen and audio from your Mac to Roku, Roku Roku Streaming Stick or TV. You can also transmit individual video files from your Mac to your TV. We also include the option to view a window on your Mac and one on your TV.
Using the app, there will be about 2 to 3 second delay (lag). So this reflection is not suitable for games.
However, it is very suitable for watching movies, giving presentations, view photos and much more!
The quality of your experience depends on the quality of your local network. Some tips to enhance the experience:
1. Restart your router. Just disconnect it, wait 10 seconds and connect again. This restarts your router and will make your home network faster and more stable. Why does this work? Essentially routers are small computers, with software. The software will Have some small memory leaks and will stop working properly Processes over time. That’s why it’s a good idea to restart your router to From Time to Time. Our recommendation: once a week.
2. Do not do intense work network When reflecting the screen. As Explained, reflecting the screen is intense for the network. For the best performance, do not do other jobs at the network Intense same time.That includes making backups of the machine on the network and uploading / downloading large files from the Internet while reflecting the screen.
3. Put your Mac and your Roku channel on the same router. Some routers (dual band) have both a 2.4Ghz wireless network at 5Ghz. For best performance, set your Mac and your Roku on the same network. Preferably 5GHz network. But definitely not the Mac in 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz TV on because that will negatively impact the performance reflex screen.
4. Use an AC or N. The new routers support Wifi router Routers AC and N. older may only have Wifi B and / or G. B and G are not tailored for modern networking tasks, so go for AC router or N. If your router supports N AC and also your router is configured to use either interconnection or Wifi wireless N AC.
How the app:
First, make sure your Roku is connected to the same local network as your Mac. After opening the application, you will see the application icon in the top bar of your Mac, which will search your Roku on the network. It will show your Roku when you have found. You now have two options:
Duplicate your Mac screen:
Use this screen to put your Mac on TV. In the source, you can select which screen (or monitor) to display on the TV. If you are running multiple applications on your Mac, you can also select the application window you want to view on TV.
Enable Sound: Check this to hear the sound of your Mac on your TV. You willneed an additional audio controller (free), you can download here: http://bit.ly/MirrorAudio
Play video file:
Use this option if you have a video file on your Mac and want to play it on TV. Drag the box and played on television.
Configuration (the icon on the bottom right of the application): Click here to request support from our support staff 24/7. Normally they answer within 2 hours on any questions you may have. If your question is technical, please include diagnostic information.