Ferdia Hosting Setup Guides

Ferdia Hosting Setup Guides

Setup instruction for a Samsung/LG Smart TV or Amazon Fire Stick. IPTV.Shop service uses a media controller app called ‘Smart IPTV’, this app is free to use for a period of seven days, you will then be asked to make a one-time donation of € 5.49 (Euros) towards the Smart IPTV app development.

  1. In order to check if your Samsung/LG Smart TV or Amazon Fire Stick is compatible with the IPTV.Shop Service go to the Samsung or LG Smart TV app store screen and search for the ‘Smart IPTV’ app. If the app is not displayed on the main screen you may have to search for it in ‘All Apps’ or ‘Updates’.
  2. Launch the ‘Smart IPTV’ app.
  3. Make a note of the ‘MAC Address’ which is displayed on the screen.
  4. Go to http://siptv.eu/mylist/ from any web browser.
  5. Go to the section  ‘Add external playlist links (URLs)’ and enter your ‘Mac’ address and the unique IPTV.Shop subscription URL into the ‘Link’ field.
  6. Ensure the ‘countries’ drop-down selection on ‘Various’.
  7. Check in the ‘Keep online’ checkbox.
  8. Click on the ‘Add Link’ button
  9. Restart the ‘Smart IPTV’ app or TV.
  10.  In order to view channel groups, press the blue button on your remote control.

1 – Download Smart IPTV into your TV

( This is only for Samsung and LG Smart TV )

  1. Go to your TV apps store
  2. Search for Smart IPTV
  3. Install Smart IPTV and open Smart IPTV

Now you can see your MAC address on the right side of your screen

2- Add channels into Smart IPTV

  1. Go to www.siptv.eu/mylist/
  2. Add your MAC and your M3U Subscription URL
  3. Click on Add Link

1- Download VLC ( Download URL https://www.videolan.org/vlc/index.html)

2 – Open VLC Player

3- Go to Media -> Open Network stream.

4-  Add your Subscription URL we sent to you and press play

5- Wait till all the Channels load (this may take some time)

Choose a Channel and enjoy the show

Using iPlay TV

Step 1 Download iPlayTV from AppStore
Step 2 Upload our M3U Url to iPlay TV
Now you can enjoy our IPTV playlist

Using GSE SMART IPTV PRO

1- Download GSE SMART IPTV PRO

2- Go to the app and Click ‘Accept’ EULA rule

3- Click ‘Setting’ on left top corner

4- Find and click ‘Remote Playlists’ menu

5- Click ‘+’ button to add IPTV provider

6- Click ‘Add M3U URL’

IPTV SMARTERS – TV BOX Version Specially designed for Android boxes, Fire TV Sticks, and other tv boxes but supports android phones as well.

How to setup IPTV Smarters

  1. Download the app from the Playstore or Appstore
  2. Open the app and enter in the Username and Password you have been provided.
    In the URL here box enter the URL http://i-watch.club
  3. Click on “Login” and enjoy!

Go to Google Play store and download Perfect Player IPTV

Please follow all 14 steps 

1 – Open Perfect Player

2 – Go to Settings

3 – Now you are into Settings Page, Go to General

4 – Go to Playlist and enter Your URL and add by Name Ferdia after you done click on OK

5 – Go to EPG

6 – Enter your EPG URL after you done click on OK

7 – Go back to your Settings Page and go to Playback

8 – Check ONLY change system volume

9 – Go back to your Settings Page and go to GUI

10 – Check ONLY Show channels as group folder

11 – Restart Perfect Player

12 – Now you see channels list on the left side

13 – Press left the button on the remote controller now you have all channels on group folder

14 – Go to any folder and enjoy to watch all channels

How to Setup PVR IPTV Simple Client Kodi Krypton 17

Open KodiSelect TV

Select Enter add-on browser

Select PVR IPTV Simple Client

Select Configure

Select General

If you have your subscription m3u URL set Location to Remote Path

Then Select M3U PlayList URL

Enter the URL of your M3U PlayList and select OK

If you have an M3U text file stored locally on your network/computer/box then set the Location to Local Path (include Local Network)

Then Select M3U PlayList URL

Navigate to where the file is stored and select it

Select OK

Wait for notification of channels loaded

Now when you go back to the Home Screen and select TV it should look like this

  1. Open Kodi
  2. Select SYSTEM
  3. Select TV (or Live TV if you are on a version lower than 15.2 and if you are then consider updating)
  4. Select General
  5. Select EnabledYou will now see a pop-up saying that you have no PVR Client enabled.
  6. Select OK
  7. Scroll down and select PVR IPTV Simple Client
  8. Select Enable
  9. Select Configure
  10. In General select M3U PlayList URL
  11. Add your M3U URL into the address section
  12. Select OK
  13. Select OK again
  14. Reboot Kodi
  15. On your Home Screen, you should now see TV (or Live TV if on an older version of Kodi).
  16. Open that to see the live channel list

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for STB Emulator.
STB Emulator’ can emulate the following IPTV set-top boxes.

IPTV Set-top Box Support
MAG 200 Yes
MAG 245 Yes
MAG 250 Yes
MAG 260 Yes
MAG 270 Yes
MAG 275 Yes
Aura HD Yes

STB Emulator Setup Instructions:

  1. Download ‘STB Emulator’ from the Google Play Store here.
  2. Install and Load the ‘STB Emulator’ app and you will see your ‘MAC address’ on screen.
  3. Tap near the ‘Top right corner’ and then click ‘Settings’ – the 4th icon from the right.
  4. Tap ‘Profiles’.
  5. Tap ‘Test portal’ to modify the existing profile or ‘Add profile’ to start a new one.
  6. Tap ‘STB Model’.
  7. Tap ‘MAG 250’ or whichever STB you wish to emulate.
  8. Tap ‘Portal settings’.
  9. Enter your ‘Portal URL’ (Check your activation e-mail) and click OK.
  10. Now tap ‘Screen Resolution’.
  11. Choose ‘1280×720’ (You can choose higher with internet speed 16+ Mbps).
  12. Exit the app and restart.
  13. You will now see your channel list.

Troubleshooting STB Emulator

If you have any problems viewing the Channels please follow this recommended fix:
Restart your App, Device/Box, and Wi-Fi Router.

Connect MAG DEVICE to TV and Internet. Then do as follows

  1. Go to: Settings—> System Settings —> Servers—>Portals
  2. Set Portal 1: Ferdia
  3. Set Portal 1 URL ( see your E-mail )
  4. Set Portal 2 Name leave this empty  add this only If you order the second subscription
  5. Set Portal 2 URL leave this empty  add this only If you order the second subscription
  6. Save everything
  7. Reboot device
  8. After the box is restarted, wait until the TV screen shows the channels.

Enigma2 & Xtream Editor Plug-In with Catch-Up support

The plug-in helps you to load the channel list, picon and EPG onto the Enigma2 box. Only EPG from us are supported.  

Since version 2.10 you can also send DVB channels to the editor and edit them there. You can assign the DVB channels our EPG ID. These DVB channels get our EPG data as well as Picon

Preparation of Enigma2 Box:

  • Set the correct time
  • Activate multi-bouquet. Should be found under Settings. For most distributions, this option is already set.

Install Xtream Editor Plug-in (SSH Client):

  • Connect to your box using an SSH or Telnet client like Putty.
  • Run this command:IPK OE1.6 – OE2.0 like OpenaATV, OpenPli, OpenVix,….
    wget -O /tmp/install.sh "http://xtream-editor.com/files/ipk/install.sh" && chmod 755 /tmp/install.sh && /tmp/install.sh

    DEB OE2.5 like DreamOS, NewNigma2

    wget -O /tmp/install.sh "http://xtream-editor.com/files/deb/install.sh" && chmod 755 /tmp/install.sh && /tmp/install.sh

Alternative installation(FTP):

  • Download the ZIP file To your computer.
  • Unpack the ZIP and copy the IPK or DEB file into the “/tmp” folder via FTP. The DEB file is intended for OE2.5.
  • Install the IPK or DEB on your Enigma2 box. Enigma2 is available in different versions (Images). How to manually install a plug-in can be found in the forum of the distribution. Ex. OpenATV
  • Restart Enigma2.

Configure Xtream Editor Plug-in (Basic):

  • Open the Xtream Editor plug-in
  • You will see an APP code.
  • Please send us the APP CODE and wait confirmation before next steps.
  • Press YELLOW to load the configuration and the bouquets to the box. Then the plugin is now connected to your playlist.
  • Press BLUE to get EPG.

Advanced settings

Auto Import (enable)
When this option is enabled, your bouquets and EPG are loaded daily at a certain time automatically.

When in deep standby (Wake up and import)
The automatic import can also be performed when the box is in standby. Choose “Wake up and import” there if you want. (Prerequisite Auto import)

Import bouquets every hour (enable)
With this setting, the bouquets (without EPG) are loaded every hour. (Prerequisite Auto import)

Start import after booting up (enable)
This setting is recommended when you turn off the box completely. Auto Import only works in standby.

Service Type (DVB (1), IPTV (4097), GSTREAMER (5001), EXTPLAYER (5002))
This setting allows you to choose which player E2 will use for your streams.
– DVB(1) default DVB player
– IPTV(4097) default IPTV player
– GSTREAMER (5001) For this you need an additional plugin (Serviceapp)
– EXTPLAYER (5002) For this you need an additional plugin (Serviceapp)

LineID
ID of the connected playlist in the editor

Import EPG (enable)
Here you can determine if you want to load our EPG data

Import picon (enable)
Here you can determine if you want to load our Picons

Picon location
Here you determine where the picons should be stored (HDD)

Catchup offset
This is the time shift from UTC to the time zone of the provider server.

INFO Button
You will see when the last import took place and when the next import is configured

MENU Button

2. Show log
If you have problems with the import, you might find the reason there. Is very important for our support.

3. Update plugin
When a new version of the plugin is released, you will receive a message after the import. You can then click MENU and select this option. The plugin will be updated automatically and the box will be restarted.

4. Import EPG
The EPG data is loaded

5. Import Bouquets
The bouquets (without EPG data) are loaded

6. Delete all IPTV & DVB Bouquets
This deletes all bouquets. Even those who did not create Xtream Editor. So handle it carefully.

7. Reset Config
The plugin is reset. New app code is generated. Then you need to connect the code to a playlist

8. Clear EPG
The EPG.dat and cache will be deleted.

Catch-Up

What is catch-up? Catch-Up Service is offered by many Provieders that uses XtreamCodes server software. This gives you the opportunity to watch missed shows. Others call it Tv Archive or RePlay

After installing  you will see an additional menu item “XE Catch-up” in the plug-in menu and extensions.
Start the plugin “XE Catchup” while the channel is running and support the catchup serviceCatch-up support only works with API Lines

Channels with catchup service are now marked with an “[+]” in the channel list.

TIP:
On your remote press Menu > setup >usage & gui > hotkey setup > press red key on your remote (the key is optional but i thought red button was best) > in pluggins select xe catch up > press green button to save > exit right out to the channel Now you will find when you are watching a catch up channel if u press the red button it brings up the catch up list

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Dreamlink T1, T1+, T2, T6.

Obtaining MAC address from the device:

  1. Let the STB Boot Up.
  2. Finish any update that it may find.
  3. It will bring you to the ‘Server menu’.
  4. Press the ‘Exit’ button on the remote control and click on ‘OK’.
  5. This will bring you to the main DOL screen, the ‘MAC address’ is in the upper right corner.

Dreamlink T1, T1+, T2, T6 Setup Instructions:

  1. In ‘Dreamlink On Line (DOL) go to ‘Settings’.
  2. Press the ‘Green’ button on your remote control to pull up the ‘Edit’ option.
  3. Enter your ‘Portal name’ (use for example: ‘Ferdia’).
  4. enter your ‘Portal URL’ (Check your activation e-mail).
  5. Confirm, restart ‘Dreamlink’ and start watching.

Troubleshooting Dreamlink T1, T1+, T2, T6

If you have any problems viewing the Channels please follow this recommended fix:
Restart your Dreamlink and Wi-Fi Router.

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Openbox.

Openbox Setup Instructions:

  1. Open ‘Intenet Browser’.
  2. Copy and paste your M3U URL into the ‘Address bar’ and press ‘Enter’.
  3. It will ask you to either ‘save’ or ‘save as’.
  4. Choose ‘save as’ and change the file name to ‘Ferdia’.
  5. Copy the saved file from your computer to a USB stick then put the stick in the Back of the Openbox.
  6. On the remote press the following:

– MENU
– Network Local settings
– Network App
– Ferdia
– Yellow button to read from USB
– Start Watching right after Openbox says ‘success”

Troubleshooting Openbox

If you have any problems viewing the Channels please follow this recommended fix:
Restart your Openbox and Wi-Fi Router.

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Avov Box/Formuler.
Ferdia Hosting service uses a free media controlled app called ‘TVOnline’.

TVOnline Setup Instructions:

1. From home screen click ‘Market’.
2. Click ‘TvOnline’ app.
3. Install ‘TVOnline’ app.
4. Wait for the installation to finish.
6. Enter ‘Server name’ (for example ‘Ferdia’)
and enter ‘Portal link’ (Check your activation e-mail).

7. Click ‘Connect’ to start watching.

Troubleshooting Avov Box/Formuler

If you have any problems viewing the Channels please follow this recommended fix:
Restart your App, Avov Box/Formuler, and Wi-Fi Router.