Let it Download

Prior to starting the update process please follow the below listed steps. This will ensure a clean update. DO NOT SKIP THESE STEPS!

Skystream ONE

From the home screen click on settings. Then click on Apps. Scroll over to Kodi / FTMC and click on it. Click on Clear Cache. Then click on Clear Data.

Click back and scroll over to the Skystream Updater app and click on it. Click on Clear Cache. Then click on Clear Data.

Press the home button and proceed exactly with the steps below.

Skystream X4 and X5

From the home screen click on settings. Click on Other, Click on More Settings. Then click on Apps.

Scroll over to Kodi / FTMC and click on it. Click on Clear Cache. Then click on Clear Data.

Click back and scroll over to the Skystream Updater app and click on it. Click on Clear Cache. Then click on Clear Data.

Press the home button and proceed exactly with the steps below.

Step 1 – Open your Skystream Media Center Updater App.

Homescreen

 

Step 2 – The updater will tell you there is an update available. Click on Update. Click on install if prompted. If you do not click on update the entire process will not work. This step is Vital.

Step 3 – The Media Center Updater will show that there is a new version of the Media Center available. Click on Update Media Center.

Update Media Center

 

Step 4 – Allow the Media Center to Download.

Installing Media Center

 

Step 5 – Once the Media Center has finished downloading, Click on Install.

Click Install

 

Step 6 – Allow the Media Center time to Install.

Media Center Installing

 

Step 7 – The Updater app will bring you to the Updater app home screen once the Media Center has installed. Click on the version you want to install.

Important – The Family Friendly and the Adult Version contain all of the same addons. The  only difference is that the Adult version has addons installed that offer adult content. There is no reason to install both.

Clicking Build Install

 

Step 8 – Allow the updater to install the version that you chose. Please note that this may take a while. This depends on the server load and your internet speed. Many people will be installing this today, so please be patient and leave it alone while it installs everything.

Let it Download

 

Step 9 – Once the Updater has downloaded and installed the version you chose, the Media Center will do it’s first run and then open to the home screen.

IMPORTANT!!! – Once you are on the Media Center home screen, allow it to sit for at least 10 minutes and install any updates. Failing to do this can cause issues with the Media Center. Please do not skip this step.

Media Center Homerscreen

Step 10 – Once you have closed the Media Center properly (Clicking on the Power icon at the bottom of the screen and allow it to close on its own.) you will notice that the icon for the media center has changed. This is now the icon that you will click on to open the Media Center App.

New Media Center icon.

 

Congratulations! You have just installed the new Skystream TV Media Center. We hope that you enjoy the new look and functionality of this new Media Center update.

TROUBLESHOOTING

If you encounter any errors. Please try the steps below.

Do not see the Media Center Icon on your units home screen

Check in All Apps or My Apps and see if the Media Center Icon is there. If it is that means you had an old version of Kodi that the Media Center will not overlay over on the home screen. To get it on the main screen click on the + symbol at the bottom right of the units home screen. A fold will open and you will see apps. Find the Media Center icon and click on it. Now press the back button and it will be on your homescreen.

My Updater did not ask me to update

Please check the updaters first screen to see if you see a version number (1.0.34) in the bottom left hand corner of the screen. If not, Please follow the directions below.

1. Visit https://www.skystreamx.com/pages/downloads

2. Click on SkystreamTV Updater App

3. Press the Home button on your remote

4. Click on All Apps or My Apps

5. Click on the App Installer App

6. Click on Local Disk

7. Let it load and then click on the Skystream Updater app

8. Click on Install and allow it to install

9. Follow the instructions from the top of the page exactly

Click here for more information on HOW THE NEW MEDIA CENTER WORKS