Resolving Errors on DirecTV on Dish
We are seeing issues on some DirecTV abnd Dish boxes. In order to resolve this, you will need to fully reboot your DirecTV or Dish box by unplugging it, waiting 30 seconds, then plugging it back in. Please also be aware that you can access Locast on many other devices, including Roku, Firestick, Apple and Android TV, or your smartphone via the Locast app, available on the Google Play store and the Apple Store.
If you continue to have trouble, please let us know.
Geolocation Errors on TV Streaming Devices
Geolocation can be tricky with ROKU, APPLE TV, ANDROID TV, and FIRE TV devices as they do not have built in GPS/location services like other devices do. If you are receiving a location error on one of these devices, please logout of Locast.org and ...
How can I access Locast?
Locast.org can be accessed via the Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Safari browsers on PCs, laptops, tablets, and mobile devices. Locast has an app available for both the App Store (iOS) and Google Play (Android) on both smart phones and tablets. We offer ...
How to Allow Access to your Geolocation on Computers and Mobile Devices
Most computers and mobile devices have GPS/location services built in. When you allow Locast.org to access this information, it allows us to determine which Designated Market Area(DMA) you are eligible to stream with Locast. Allowing the Locast app ...
Activating the Locast App on TV Streaming Devices
In order to login to the Locast app on Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV or Android TV you will be required to activate it. 1. Leave the activation screen up on your TV 2. Go to www.locast.org 3. Click Activate at the top of the page next to Live TV Guide 4. ...
Clear Cache on Fire TV to Resolve Frequent Buffering and Other Issues
Sometimes the Locast app will cache data which may cause the app to not function correctly or cause the stream to buffer frequently. If you are having this experience on all of your channels or having issues launching the app, clearing the cache may ...