. When SlingPlayer informs you that a new version of firmware is available for your Slingbox, click Yes. Do not place the Slingbox in a cabinet or built- in installation unless sufficient ventilation is provided. Customizing SlingPlayer Slingbox User Guide. Add a new port and enter the port number for your Slingbox. Refer to the Quick Setup Guide before reading this chapter.
Select Mute Audio to mute the audio during setup. Opinions from colleagues differed; some agreed with my take, others thought it was cool. Table 1: Different SlingPlayer Viewing Modes SlingPlayer in the windowed mode SlingBar docked to the left SlingPlayer in full screen with controls SlingPlayer minimized SlingBar docked to the right SlingPlayer in full screen without controls Slingbox User Guide. Wireless networks vary in signal strength from location to location. We can only make a composite audio connection, so that decision is simple.
The Launch Pad is a widget you can embed in a blog with limited width. That means our video source is the digital cable box. Slingbox User Guide Usage SlingPlayer User Interface Dock Right Minimize Dock Left Close Maximize. It is recommended that you test the bridge where you plan to use Slingbox. You will be automatically prompted.
Select the input to which you connected the new source and then follow the on-screen instructions. You may have also assigned ports on your own. And with Slingbox 500 at home you can enjoy all your personal media on the go. Complete the standard port forwarding setup for your Slingbox and your secondary router the secondary router is the one connected to your Slingbox; the primary router is the one between your secondary router and the Internet, as shown below. Plug-ins are now available for all major browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, and -- on the Mac only --. The cable clicks in when fully inserted. If you only have a single Slingbox, you may want to check this for faster connections.
If you have a Slingbox and a Facebook account you can get the SlingPlayer for Facebook app. The Edit a favorites group window appears. Step 5: Configure the Software The SlingPlayer software has a setup wizard that walks you through the whole process on your computer. The Setup Wizard attempts to use port 5001 by default. Download the required group to your local computer and then import it to SlingPlayer.
If you accidentally block SlingPlayer, consult your firewall documentation or support Web site to grant access to SlingPlayer. Then, click Watch to access your Slingbox. We just put one on an outlet near the Slingbox and another on an outlet near our router. SlingPlayer switches to the input you selected and displays the appropriate remote control. Here's a helpful guide to compatibility.
The Slingbox 350's rear panel is bristling with inputs and pass-through outputs. Continue to name and assign user and administrator passwords for your Slingbox. If you have more than one Slingbox in your directory, you will be prompted to choose one. To export a group: 1. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
After registration, the support team at Sling Media can identify you faster. This connection passes your television source through Slingbox and back to your television. The Bad Smartphone- and tablet-viewing apps cost extra. SlingStream automatically provides the best possible video experience at any given time, although you can also manually change the settings on the SlingPlayer options window and the Slingbox properties window. This helps keep the video playing smoothly, even in low bandwidth situations.