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.
How to use the Amlogic USB Burning Tool, Download and flash your firmware with this tool
Follow this guide on how to install a new firmware image on your TV box by using the Amlogic USB Burning Tool.
This tool will only work on A Windows PC and will update Amlogic based Android TV boxes that have .img firmwares not a ,zip based firmware with 4 or 5 files inside but a single file update image ending with .img
You will need will need Administrator permissions in order to run this tool on your Windows PC.
Once you download the 2 files, extract it to your desktop.
The “mac_ether.ini” file is used if you get a “key mac failed = 0” when you try to flash your device. (step 11)
Step 2: Connect your Amlogic Android TV box to your PC
Before installing the USB burning tool, make sure your Android TV box is connected to your PC and powered on with the power adaptor. The USB burning tool will install the drivers that your PC will need to have in order to communicate with the TV box.
Step 3: Install the Amlogic USB Burning Tool on your PC
Installing the Amlogic USB Burning Tool is pretty straightforward on any Windows PC, click yes to all options.
How to use the Amlogic USB Burning Tool
Step 4: Install drivers for your Android TV box
Before the tool finishes installing it will open up the Driver Instillation wizard, your TV box needs to be connected for the tool to know what drivers your TV box needs. When this stage is complete you will now have a new USB Burning tool icon on your desktop now open it.
Amlogic USB Burning Tool
Step 5: Change the language on the Amlogic burning tool
Click the second icon on the top bar to reveal the option for changing the language.
Change the language on the Amlogic burning tool
Step 6: Put your device into recovery mode and connect to your PC
Depending on your device you will need to put it into recovery mode, this is different with all TV boxes. Some have little reset holes some have buttons on the bottom of your device. You need to connect your Android TV box to your PC when its in recovery mode in order to upgrade your firmware. If done correctly you will have a connect success like in the image below.
Step 7: Import your firmware image
Locate your firmware .img file with the file tab on the top left hand side.
locate your firmware image
Step 8: Untick the overwrite key
It is important that you untick the overwrite key box on the right hand side of the screen like in the image bellow
UNTICK THE OVERWRITE KEY
Step 9: Click start to update your firmware
Now your ready to flash your Android TV box click start and the upgrade process will start.
Click start and your firmware will start to update.
Step 10: Click stop when your Android TV box has finished updating.
Click stop when complete
Step 11: Fix key mac failed = 0 error
If for any reason you get a Key Mac failed error don’t worry. Copy the “mac_ether.ini” file you downloaded with the tool in step 1 into the “license” folder.
C:/ Program Files(X86)/Amlogic/USB_Burning_Tool/license/
If you can not see the license folder in C:/ Program Files(X86)/Amlogic/USB_Burning_Tool/, you can add the license folder then place the mac_ether.ini inside.
We are pleased to be able to offer the New EntertainmentBox All in one Android App.
The New EntertainmentBox Android App is a great tool for your Android device. Stay in touch with EntertainmentBox via Twitter. Also via Facebook. Have easy access to help and instructional videos. Another cool feature is you have direct download links to all the latest Kodi or EBMC, this is the best all in one Android app for your Android Device.
With the New EntertainmentBox Android App you can also chat with other users and the EBox team with Live chat. We really love this feature. We hope that everyone uses it how it should be used. Share hints. Tips and other great ideas.
The New EntertainmentBox Android App. Is also a great way to get direct to the EBox website for all your shopping needs.
You can download the Ebox app from below. This app will be updated all of the time but no need to worry. Once downloaded. The app will automatically notify you if there is an update available.
If you have any ideas of what you would like to see included in the New EntertainmentBox Android App. Then by all means let us know. It may not be possible, but you never know. Just drop us a message via the contact us page, Twitter or FaceBook. Or why not use the Live Chat in the app. Now there’s an idea.
You thought you had it good with the T8-AML-V2, now comes the latest and Latest Smart TV box on the market the T8-AML-V3.
The T8-AML-V3 from EntertainmentBox is faster, cooler, more powerful and has more storage than it’s predecessor. The E-Box T8-AML-V3 makes all of the tasks you ask it to do a breeze.This E Box has a full solid aluminium housing that is sleek and durable. This special housing offers integral cooling to the device compared to it’s plastic counterparts. Complete with a power on/off button and a built in LED display the T8-AML-V3 is sure to be our number one best seller!
THE Latest Smart TV box 2015 IS THE T8-AML-V3 E BOX FROM ENTERTAINMENTBOX IT’S THE HIGHEST LEVEL ANDROID BASED TV BOX AROUND.
Running off a powerful Mali-450 Octa Core @600MHz. The speeds from one menu to another are extremely smooth thanks to this and the Amlogic S812 2.0GHz Quad core processor. This is backed up by 2GB DDR3 RAM and H.265 hardware decoding. The T8-AML-V3 E BOX also comes with 16GB of on-board memory.This leads to improved performance over other Android TV Boxes, this is why we think this is best TV box 2015.
You need to run 4K Ultra HD content. Or maybe 3D content. No problem the T8-AML-V3 E BOX has got you covered again. 4K Ultra HD content and 3D is a breeze due to the improved performance of this box.
With this T8-AML-V3 E BOX using the S812 Quad-core Speed technology with an Octa-core GPU. It has the ability to run completely smoothly. Add to that 100/1000M Gigabit Ethernet or the dual-band 2.4GHZ and 5GHZ WIFI and it knocks the socks off it’s rivals.
You can see why this box has all of the office buzzing. It certainly offers a more stable WIFI signal to enjoy a higher quality video experience compared to the cheaper Android boxes around. This configuration gives you ultra-fast running speed and professional image processing ability. The T8-AML-V3 will offer you an awesome home theater and gaming experience.
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S812 Quad-core Speed. The T8-AML-V3 E BOX has a quad-core CPU and an Octa-core GPU.
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Improved Aluminium housing and internal design. This offers superb cooling and venting to the box. If you have ever had one of your older boxes go extremely hot, then you will certainly see the difference in this design.
LED clock. Power On/Off Button.
3 x High Speed USB ports. Connect your mouse/keyboard or any other USB accessories.
Optional RCA and Optical out.
Android 4.4.2 KitKat Rapid. This stable configuration coupled with your added apps, programs or Kodi offers premium speeds. This box will make life quicker when watching TV shows. Movies. Browsing the web. Social media, and playing android games.
All kinds of pre-installed manufacturer video software. Kodi, YouTube, Netflix, Google Play store etc.
Professional H.265 video decoding technology to enjoy a higher quality video experience.
16GB eMMc on-board memory (You can add additional memory via SD slot up to 32GB).
Easy connection and simple operation. The T8-AML-V3 Android TV Box has HDMI and AV/RCA out ports.
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With our devices you can update your software on your device. If we release a new firmware you can update your device with just a few clicks.
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In this post, we are going to cover the new easy guide to install Kodi Amazon Fire TV. Including how to easily download and install any app. All without using a file manager, PC, or laptop. This is the easiest guide on the internet to install apps on a fire stick. This is all done using a new app in the Amazon store called Downloader. All you need to do is search the Amazon Fire TV for “Downloader” then install the app. The Downloader app has a built-in web browser that you can use to navigate to a website that has Apps for the fire TV, then download them as normal. Once downloaded an install box will pop up asking if you would like to install the app. it’s that simple!
New Easy way to install Kodi on the Amazon Fire TV
Go into Fire TV Settings / Developer Options and turn on Apps from Unknown Sources. Also, turn on ADB Debugging and/or USB Debugging
Exit to home screen then navigate to the search button. Type in the box “Downloader” then click download or get to install the Downloader app
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EBox® Media Centre is an SPMC fork of Kodi. EBMC, SPMC and Kodi all work relatively the same. However, we have found that EBMC works best with an Android TV powered Box. Kodi is open-source software designed specifically with home entertainment in mind – and it’s free. Although it was originally created for the Microsoft Xbox and called Xbox Media Center (XBMC). The software has continued to evolve – spawning a community of its own.
EBMC or Kodi essentially turn an Android powered TV Box into a digital set-top box or streamer. It gives users the ability to stream files from the internet, a home network and local storage. Kodi isn’t held back by licensing or a curated app store. It lets you download a range of community-made apps, and watch whatever you like.
EBMC’s purpose-built UI makes browsing through your content simple. Thanks to a range of built-in codes, users can browse videos, photos, and podcasts quickly and easily.
Kodi is a Media centre and is one of the most powerful pieces of entertainment software around. Kodi lets users stream a range of content – whether it’s from the web or local devices. This includes movies, TV, sports, TV shows and games. Kodi formally known as XBMC is an application that runs on most TV boxes and can provide limitless entertainment. Kodi also allows the use of 3rd party add-ons allowing you to access content through the internet.
Aptoide is one of the best alternative to the Google Play Store and the Amazon app store. You can download lots of apps and games for your Fire TV or TV stick. Aptoide App launched in 2010 and has created a long-lasting effect in the Android world. Aptoide is also the best alternative for Amazon app store. It has an excellent layout of orange colour and runs smoothly on an Amazon device.
The EntertainmentBox Android App is a great tool for your Android device. Stay in touch with EntertainmentBox via Twitter. Also via Facebook. Have easy access to help and instructional videos. A direct link for all your retro gaming needs and more. The EBox app also has all the latest links for the most stable Kodi for your device.
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