Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

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Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by Theccrow » Fri Oct 23, 2015 11:50 am

when MediaMonkey will be compatible with Nvidia Shield android TV ?

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by rusty » Fri Oct 23, 2015 1:32 pm

Hi,

Can you clarify the issue? Are you saying that it's not accessible for download from the play store on that device?

Or that it crashes or otherwise fails after installing to that device?

Thanks.

-Rusty

Theccrow

Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by Theccrow » Fri Oct 23, 2015 5:45 pm

Not Accessible to download

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by rusty » Sun Oct 25, 2015 2:34 pm


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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by bhiefer » Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:02 am

Unfortunately we do not support Android TV devices at the moment. It will be implemented in next version most probably.

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by rusty » Mon Oct 26, 2015 10:08 am

Sorry about that--I missed the 'TV' in the subject--I thought you were talking about the portable or tablet version.

-Rusty

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by drunknmonkey » Wed Jun 07, 2017 2:43 pm

Are there any updates on Android TV support?

I just got a new nVidia Shield TV and tried to install Mediamonkey. In Google Play installed on the device Mediamonkey is lot listed, but I got it installed remotely via Web Browser on my Windows PC.
Unfortunately Mediamonkey is not usable on the shield. I can open the app, but not interact with it. The only thing I can use is the options menu.

Here you find a screen recording I did, while "using" mediamonkey on nVidia Shield TV:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/03ltzcu1eemhv ... g.mp4?dl=0

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by drunknmonkey » Thu Jun 08, 2017 2:23 am

Just to clarify... I cannot click on the search icon and I cannot use the homescreen tiles.
I just connected the nVidia shield controller to my Samsung Galaxy S7 and tried to control MMA this way and it showed the same problems. If I started to playback a song with my finger, I even could not pause it with the shield controller, although the pause icon was selected.

I guess, implementing this rules should fix the problems:
https://developer.android.com/training/ ... ation.html

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by rusty » Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:16 am

It's currently a low priority feature for MM 2.0, unless there are a ton of shield-tv users out there that are using MMA ;-)
http://www.ventismedia.com/mantis/view.php?id=12790

-Rusty

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by drunknmonkey » Wed Jun 21, 2017 10:02 am

unless there are a ton of shield-tv users out there that are using MMA ;-)
You disregard that it is not shield-tv specific. So it concerns all users running ANY android TV device and MMA ;-)

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by Lowlander » Wed Jun 21, 2017 8:11 pm

Actually the bug mentions that this affects anyone using keyboard/remote input, ie. it is input method related, not device.
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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by Magic815 » Fri Jul 07, 2017 12:35 pm

+1 to this, as I'm a Shield TV and MMA user. Excited to see this hopefully implemented in 2.0.0!

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by Joe6969696969 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 11:19 am

It isn't necessary. If it's on a computer server then the shield can access the music through kodi or something like this.

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by m_bojangles » Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:40 pm

+1 to this. And, yes, this is really about input methods for all Android devices. It would be good to have MMA controllable via "game controllers".

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Re: Compatibility with Nvidia Shield TV

Post by Peke » Sat Nov 18, 2017 7:31 pm

FYI MMA/MMA PRO can be installed on Google/ASUS Nexus Player if you Access Play Store in PC Browser and Select Nexus Player as Device to install.

MMA is listed in Apps and can be added to Favorites (Tested on Android TV 5 and 8 Oreo)

If you do install it Please report back the findings.
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