What is External Media?


JadooTV's eMedia (External Media) app allows channel managers, content providers, and developers to add content to their JadooTV devices without having to integrate their system to JadooTV. It also allows users to view any external device on Jadoo4 set-top box. Users now have the ability to aggregate their favorite content from different sources in one easy to access place.



Add Your Content To Jadoo4 In Easy Steps

Option 01 - Through USB

Select “USB” button from the top navigation and Press OK from the remote. A dialogue box will appear which will show all the files having extensions “.txt” and “.xml”. Please select your file and press OK from remote. Now your file is added.


 
 


Option 02 - Through URL

Select “URL” button from the top navigation and Press OK from the remote. A dialogue box will appear, please enter the URL in the text box with the help of soft keyboard appeared at the bottom of the screen. Once you entered the URL press OK from the remote. Your file is now added.


 
 


Users Watch Content From Your Local Media Device

You can now watch your content directly from your local media device. Select “Local Media” button from the top navigation and Press OK from the remote. A dialogue box will appear which will show local media device like USB, Hard Drive etc. Press OK from the remote, now you will see all the files in your local media device. Select your file and press OK from remote to play the content. This will play your content directly from your local media without saving it on internal storage.


 
 


eMedia Features

How do I make my content more visible to audiences?

While you may choose to promote your content in many different ways, we recommend that you put your xml repository on GITHUB, and prefix the name with Jadoo-eMedia_XML_*. Our eMedia app has a built in capability to search GitHub for any file that uses this prefix. Using the search feature in the app, users can now discover and add content with ease.


 
 

Favorites


You can mark your content as “Favorite” by selecting the content and press “Yellow” button from the remote. You can also view the list of favorite content by pressing “Favorite” button from the top navigation or from the remote.


 
 

Refresh


If you modify your XML, you can view the modified content immediately by pressing the green button from remote. If you do not click green button, you will have to wait for 24 hours to see the modified content.