dream Player TV for Fritzbox for Android TV / Fire TV
Use the keypad LEFT, RIGHT, UP, DOWN, BACK and ENTER key. Some remotes also features number and color buttons. The mapping is explained in each step.
Navigation menu and UI
On the left side, the navigation menu shows bouquets for Live TV, radio channels, HbbTV channels, recordings, timer and settings.
On the right side, you see the content represented as card items.
If you are using WiFI instead of a cable connection, a WiFI symbol is displayed. If connection is not available, Offline is displayed.
Starting a stream
Click on a channel or recording card to start a stream. In free version, some items are displayed with a lock, these are only playable using premium version. To purchase premium, either click on a locked item or choose 'Buy premium' in the bottom row. More details in FAQ.
Streaming Live TV
When you start a Live TV stream the current and next event is displayed.
|Left||Previous channel in bouquet|
|Right||Next channel in bouquet|
|Up||Show channel list|
|Back||Closes open UI elements or returns to overview|
|Pause||Enables timeshift and toggles play/pause when timeshift is active|
|Blue button||Switch between current and last channel|
|ENTER/OK||Open program info (described below)|
If you want to use up/down keys for switching channels, you can change this in 'More settings'
While streaming click ENTER/OK to open the program info view. If EPG info is available it shows the current program on the left side and next program on the right side. Click ENTER/OK again to open the legacy program info view.
Click the pause icon to start timeshift or toggle play/pause when timeshift is active.
Picture in Picture (PiP)
Picture-in-Picture mode is not available in this app.
Move up to select the volume icon. Click left/right to decrease/increase volume or click ENTER/OK to toggle mute.
Click left when program info icon is selected to change audio track.
Click right when program info icon is selected to change subtitle track.
Click to open HbbTV mode for the current channel. Note: This icon is only displayed if HbbTV is supported for this channel. Only selected channels are supported.
While playing a recording/movie please click left/right to seek.
Click PLAY or PAUSE button to play / pause. While the seeking window is displayed you can click ENTER/OK to toggle play / pause.
Start from beginning
Click up and select this icon to start the movie/recording from the beginning.
Moves several minutes back
Moves several minutes forward
If your webinterface supports bookmarks, these will be displayed and can be selected. Also after leaving the stream, the app saves the current state as a bookmark.
If your remote supports number keys, you can skip back and forward like used from your receiver. Use 1,4 and 7 to skip back and 3,6,9 to skip forward.
This view shows all your EPG data in a horizontal view. You can open the timeline by clicking the Down key while watching TV or by clicking the timeline button on the start screen of your app.
Click up on the first row to open a menu where you can select the bouquet, jump to prime-time and move 24 hours back and forward.
Use DPAD to move between program events. Click ENTER/OK to show details of a program and to start streaming it, create a timer to record it, watch a trailer or open HbbTV if available.
This view shows all your channels in a vertical view. You can open the channel view by clicking the Up key while watching TV or by clicking the channel list button on the start screen of your app. Using left/right you can move page by page.
Click the edit icon (pencil) to start edit mode. Click the heart icon to add/remove a channel to the favorites bouquet. Use up/down icon in any list to change the channel order. Click the save icon to persist your changes and X to cancel.
- Channel logo
- Channel number
- Channel name
- Program details
- Next event
- Program details icon
Android TV recommendation screen
You can add recommendation rows on your Android TV home screen to quickly access channels and HbbTV content. This is only supported by native Android TV devices (not on Fire TV). To add a bouquet or HbbTV row to your start screen, open Android TV start screen after setting up the app. Scroll down on click 'Customize channels'. Select the app and enable the rows you want to display.
Google Live channels app
On Google TV, Live Channels app can be installed but might not be visible. Use Live Channels Launcher to add this back again.
Note: Sony Bravia input app is not supported (ask Sony to support it).
Note: Amazon Fire TV Live TV is currently not supported as Amazon enables it only for 'selected' apps (ask Amazon to support it).