Getting Started

**New Customers: Tutorials will start Wednesday at 6pm followed by advanced tech support at 7pm PST

Quick Start Guide

Quick Start Guide for T5. If you purchased a mini-keyboard – open battery compartment and pull out USB Dongle and plug into one of the three USB ports on your T5 Pro Unit. If you want to use this now, locate the switch on top edge and turn on. (Battery has a temporary charge and comes with a charging cable.) Follow these step-by-step instructions to properly setup your Tiger Stream T5 Pro Series HD Media Box.

OPEN YOUR BOX and take the AC Adapter out and plug it into a power source (wall outlet), then plug other end into the back of the unit. On the front of the unit you will see BLUE LED light. This indicates that your unit is now powered on and booting up. (Please wait until finished.)

HDMI CONNECTION: Now take the HDMI Cord provided and plug it into the back of your unit then take the other end and plug that into an available HDMI slot located on the back or side of your TV. Using your TV remote control find the Video Source on your TV that the unit is plugged into, most likely HDMI 1 or 2, and turn it on. Look for the Tiger Stream Logo to appear

WELCOME SCREEN: This is the “SETUP” Screen where you will be required to follow a few simple steps. This step is where you will setup the language of the box. If it is in English, click next. If you require a different language it will appear, which will walk you through each step for setting up your unit.

DISPLAY: Using the Remote Control that came with the unit (requires 2 AAA Batteries) press UP or DOWN arrow keys your remote control or + or – button on screen until black borders appear on edge of TV Screen (89% is the recommended size for most screens). When this is accomplished, click “Next”.

ETHERNET SETUP: Plug Ethernet Cable into back of unit and other end should be plugged into your router. Click the Ethernet Box located in top left corner Screen, then click “Connect.” A message will appear to the right of the screen indicating that you are connected, then click Finish.

HOME SCREEN: You will now see the Tiger Stream Home Screen from now on. You can control and access all of Android Applications from this screen.

TIGER WIZARD: Go to Media Center on your Homepage (Top Right Corner) – Click on Video Add-Ons – Click on Tiger Wizard– Click yes. This will load over 1100 Add-Ons. Once done, push the RED button to the left of the yellow button at the top of the remote control this will refresh Media Player and it will take you back to the home screen. Then relaunch Media Player and you will see a new Screen with a metal diamond plate background with 9 favorite Add-Ons at the bottom of the screen. This is your Media Player Home Screen where you will be able to watch movies, TV Shows, live sports and international programming.

To learn more about how to watch what you want, when you want, please take the time to watch our 33 minute video that will guide you through the basic steps to stream movies and TV Shows.

How do I adjust the screen size for my TV?

From the unit Home screen, click ‘Settings”, then click Display, then click Display position. Using the arrow keys on your remote control, press up or down until black border appears on the edge of the TV screen (recommended size “89”). Press return key on your remote or right click mouse on mini keyboard to apply the settings and return.

Adjusting Date & Time (Adjust the date & time to show on screen?)

Click Settings, Click Other, Click More Settings, Scroll Down to Date & Time, Click Automatic Date & Time, or adjust manually by scrolling down to “Select Time zone.”

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Customizing your Homescreen (How do I change my 9 favorite shortcut channels?)

From the Tiger Stream Android Homescreen – enter the  Media Center, using your right arrow key, navigate to the right, click on the word “Systems,” click on “Appearance,” on left side scroll over to “Skin Tab” then move to the right and click on “Settings,” then from the left side scroll down to “Add-On Short Cuts,” then move to the right side and this is where you will find all your “Video Add-On” short cuts and “Music Add-On” short cuts. Click on “Add-On” you wish to change and a list of all “Enabled Add-Ons” will appear, scroll to desired “Add-On” you wish to have as a short cut and the old “Add-On” will be replaced with the new “Add-On.” When you return to main Home Screen you will see your new “Short Cuts.”

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