How To Fix bBC iPlayer error code 02056?

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BBC iPlayer Error Code 02056

Recently Roku users started complaining that BBC iPlayer is not working on their Roku device and it’s throwing the error code 02056. If you are experiencing the BBC iplayer error code 02056 On Roku then try the suggested troubleshoots listed in this article to get rid of the issue.

Reasons For the BBC iplayer error code 02056

During our research, we find that BBC iplayer error code 02056 is not because of any issue with your device. Instead, it’s happening from Roku or BBC end. Recently Roku has confirmed the error and mentioned that they released a fix for the error in a recent update. So check for any recent update for Roku and install it to fix the issue.

How To Fix BBC iplayer error code 02056 On Roku?

Fix 1: Check For Recent Update

In an official thread, Roku confirmed this error and mentioned that they are releasing a firmware update with the fix.

So check any latest update for the Roku, and install it. We are 100% sure that this will fix the error.

If you have updated the Roku to the latest version but still getting the error code then try the solutions listed below.

Fix 2: Power Cycle Roku & Your Device

  • Unplug Roku and your device’s power cable.
  • Now, wait for around 1 to 2 minutes.
  • After that plug in the power cable back to the power outlet.
  • Power on the Roku and your device, and check if the error has been resolved.

Fix 3: re- install Roku

  • Uninstall the BBC iplayer.
  • Then restart your device along with Roku.
  • After that re-install the BBC iplayer.
  • Now check if the error has been gone or not.

Fix 4: factory reset

If none of the above steps help you to fix the issue then perform a factory reset for Roku. If you don’t know how to factory reset Roku, then you can google it or contact Roku.

Fix 5: Contact Roku & BBC iplayer

If you have tried everything but still getting the error then try contacting Roku and BBC iplayer team to report the issue. It’s possible that they might have any recent updates over the error code.

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