Create IPTV Mobile App using the APK Builder

With the APK Builder provided by Livebox, you can create mobile apps for your IPTV set-up and even for the viewers to view all the live streams you can create a single page app to stay updated with your live streams right from their mobile devices.

To create a mobile app for your IPTV set up,

  • Install and open the APK builder app.
  • If you want to create an app for your IPTV broadcasts, then click “Create an App” under Livebox TV.
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  • In the App Creation Form, give app name, display name, app description.

Note:  In App Name, there shouldn’t be any space or special characters given.

  • In the Server URL, the app creation form will automatically read your server URL and display it on the bar.
  • Then browse and set your app icon and logo.
  • Then finally click on the “Generate App”.
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  • Your app creation process begins and when it says at the end like “Click the below button to download APK”, click on the “Download APK”.
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  • The app gets downloaded to your PC downloads in the zip file format.
  • Unzip the file, where you can use the Testing.apk to test the app on your device and Release.apk to upload your app on the play store.
Apk Builder

Creating a mobile app with Livebox is easy and only a few step process where you can develop a mobile by yourself.

How to Broadcast on Live Radio App using the BUTT Streaming Software?

(BUTT is a multi-operating system client broadcaster. The software is compatible with Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.)

  • Now back on the Live Radio app, create your Station.
  • Create a Streamer DJ account on the Live Radio app.
  • Make sure that you have enabled your SHOUTcast/Icecast Port on the “Settings”.
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  • Select the “Station” to which you are broadcasting and set the SHOUTcast/Icecast port.
  • Then enable your port and “Save” the settings.

Note:  To get your Port details, go to your Streamer DJ account.

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  • Then go to Streamer/DJ Accounts from the navigation menu. 
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  • And here you’ll be getting your Icecast/SHOUTcast V1 client details.   
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  • Now go to the BUTT streaming software.
  • Click the “Settings” button.
  • A dialog box opens, where under the “Main” menu, you’ll get the “Server Settings”.
  • To add your Server, click the “ADD” button.
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  • A dialog box “Add Server” opens, where you can fill your server details.
  • To get your server details, go to Streamer/DJ Accounts from the Live Radio’s navigation menu.
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  • On the Streamer/DJ Accounts, you can get your server details under “Connection Information”.
  • So back on your BUTT settings, enter your name, select your type, and then give your server address and port.

(The below illustration is applicable only when you are using SHOUTcast client details)

BUTT broadcasting server settings

(The below illustration is applicable only when you are using Icecast client details)

BUTT broadcasting server stream setting
  • Now to get your password i.e, if you are the admin of this app, then you can go back to your station profile.
  • On your profile under Broadcasting Service, you can get your source password.
  • Back again on the BUTT settings, enter the password.
  • After entering your details, click the “ADD” button.
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  • Your server settings will be added.
  • Finally, you click the “Save” button.

Once the information has been saved, a Connection established message will appear along with a configuration summary. You can now go on with your radio broadcasting by clicking on “Play”. 

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Once you are connected, a timer will be displayed. That’s it, you’re now broadcasting!

All you need to know about your Private TV station

All you need to know about your Private TV station

Setting up your own channel can be time-consuming. But with LiveboxTM you can still do it within minutes. Livebox empowers you to run your own private TV station with the least efforts. Streaming has never been much easier. Streamline your programs and stream them with AUTOSTREAM. AUTOSTREAM lets you stream your programs automatically by prescheduling them. With a single click, you can schedule all your programs eventually. Scaling your viewers is also made simple with Livebox AUTOSCALER. Other than streaming, what else can you do with Livebox? Have you ever thought about it?

Additional Benefits

Livebox has got an amazing array of features packed with your Streaming server. The powerful server lets you conduct Speed tests, check your reach and conduct online conferences and stream the same to any number of participants. Streaming the Conference is one of the most trending methods used by corporates and event organizers nowadays. LiveboxTM as a whole package comes with all these exclusive features. There is no need to look out for individual conferencing solutions to make this possible. Your Livebox has everything you need!

Streaming Requirements

When it comes to streaming, the choice of necessities (hardware) should be made wise. Apart from video coverage, encoding plays a major role in telecasting an event. With a hardware Encoder like INSTACAST, you can stream the event straight from your camera through the server. If you like to take the feed into your computer, you need Webcasting equipment like INSTACAP which has all the necessary ports to transfer the file onto your computer. Internet Streaming obviously needs high-speed Internet. Take the Instant Internet Generator INSTANET to get high-speed Internet on the move! 

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