Guide how to use the official Kodi remote iPhone | iPad for Android EBox Smart Android Kodi 17 box
How to use Official iPhone/iPad Kodi remote App on KODI 17 EBOX Guide
Did you know that there is an official remote control for Kodi? This remote is available to download for Android devices in the Play Store and the Apple App Store for IOS devices. This remote will allow you control an EBox or another Smart Android Kodi TV box with an iPhone, iPad, Android Phone. This guide shows you how to use an iPhone / iPad to control Kodi media centre running on an EBox Device, using Official Kodi Remote App.
Guide How to use the official Kodi remote on an EBox Smart Android Kodi box
Download the Official Kodi remote on your phone for Apple Or Android
Now open Kodi on your EBox device and click on Settings icon
Go to Services option under it and set the Settings level to Advanced / Expert.
Navigate to the Control option then Allow remote control via HTTP and also Allow remote control from applications on another system.
Go back to Settings Menu on Kodi as shown in Step 1 and navigate to System info
Navigate to System info and under Network note the IP Address and MAC Address. You will need them to setup on Application on the iPhone / iPad.
Leave the Kodi Running on your EBox device then open the app you downloaded in step 1
Once complete the app will show a Green Mark to show its connected with Kodi 17 on your EBox Device.
Full detailed easy guide on how to use install and use the Kodi remote app.
Step 1- First you will need to open App store on your iPhone / iPad. Now search Kodi Remote as shown in screen below –
Step 2 – Now open Kodi on your EBox device and click the settings icon as shown in screen below. (We have used Kodi 17 on T8-4 )
Step 3 – Now go to Services option under it and set the Settings level to Advanced / Expert. Now navigate to Control option and Allow remote control via HTTP and also Allow remote control from applications on other system.
Step 4 – Now go back to Settings Menu on Kodi as shown in Step 1 and navigate to System info and under Network take the IP Address and MAC Address handy as we will need those while setup on Application at iPhone / iPad. Now Leave the Kodi Running on your EBox device.
Step 5 – Open the Official Kodi Remote on your iPhone / iPad which we downloaded as in step 1 and click on Add host.
Step 6 – Now Enter the detail we have kept from Kodi 17 on EBox device as in Step 4. Enter Any name under Description, Enter IP as in Step 4 from Kodi 17. Enter PORT 8080 / 9090. Enter the MAC Address as in Step 4 from Kodi 17. Enter Username Kodi and leave the password blank. Press on SAVE.
Step 7 – Now it will show you a Green Mark when its connected with Kodi 17 on your EBox Device.
You can use Remote Control option on it to navigate to Kodi 17 on EBox device or direct options to menus. So its done and you can use it now.