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This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Android Box.
Comstar.tv service uses a media controller app called ‘comstar.tv’.

Comstar.tv Setup Instructions:

  1. Download Comstar.tv ’ from this link.
  2. Next, you should enable unkown sources:
  3. To allow app installs from unknown sources, follow this steps:
    • Navigate to Setting > Security.
    • Check the option “Unknown sources”.
    • Tap OK on the prompt message.
    • Select “Trust”.
  4. Install and Load the Comstar.tv app.
  5. Add you username and password you received from Comstar.tv
  6. Now login and that´s it.

Troubleshooting Android Box

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Smartphone/Tablet (Android).
Comstar.tv service uses a media controller app called ‘comstar.tv’.

Comstar.tv Setup Instructions:

  1. Download ‘Comstar.tv ’ from this link.
  2. You should have enable, unknown sources
  3. To allow app installs from Applivery, follow this steps:
    • Navigate to Setting > Security.
    • Check the option “Unknown sources”.
    • Tap OK on the prompt message.
    • Select “Trust”.
  4. Install and Load the ‘Comstar.tv’ app.
  5. Add you user and password you got from Comstar.tv
  6. Now login and that´s it.

Troubleshooting Smartphone/Tablet (Android)

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Windows.
Comsta.tv service uses a media controller app called ‘VLC Media Player’.
To play the multimedia file you do not need to set any extra codec, they are already set in a program. VLC produces stream video (IPTV) and Internet radio perfectly.
Also, the program can record a stream audio/video on your computer.
That is why, this program will be perfect for watching TV programs on your computer.
This program works with the most modern operation systems.

VLC Media Player Setup Instructions:

  1. Download and install ‘VLC Media Player’ on your Windows here.
  2. Install and Open the ‘VLC Media Player’.
  3. Open the ‘Menu’ and choose ‘Medium’-> ‘Network stream’ and in the window that appeared, enter your M3U link (Check your activation e-mail) into ‘Networks’.
  4. Open ‘Show’ -> ‘Playlist’ to view the list of channels.
  5. Choose channel from the playlist to watch it.

Troubleshooting Windows

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for VLC Media Player.
VLC Media Player’ – it is a free media player.
To play the multimedia file you do not need to set any extra codec, they are already set in a program. VLC produces stream video (IPTV) and Internet radio perfectly.
Also, the program can record a stream audio/video on your computer.
That is why, this program will be perfect for watching TV programs on your computer.
This program works with the most modern operation systems.

VLC Media Player Setup Instructions:

  1. Download and install ‘VLC Media Player’ on your computer here or from Google Play Store here or from Amazon Store here or from iTunes here.
  2. Install and Open the ‘VLC Media Player’.
  3. Open the ‘Menu’ and choose ‘Medium’-> ‘Network stream’ and in the window that appeared, enter your M3U link (Check your activation e-mail) into ‘Networks’.
  4. Open ‘Show’ -> ‘Playlist’ to view the list of channels.
  5. Choose channel from the playlist to watch it.

 

Troubleshooting VLC Media Player

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

How To Install STB Emu 
Installing STB Emu is easy by going to the Google Play Store doing a quick search and clicking Install.

Links to STB Emu on Google Play Store 
StbEmu (Free)
StbEmu (Pro)

After it is installed the IPTV information will need to be entered with the steps below.

How To Setup STB Emu 

Below is a basic setup of STB EMU and should work with most IPTV providers.

Things needed
Comstar IPTV Service Package:
Portal URL: this is a URL Comstar will send you
MAC Address: This can be taken from another box or from stb emu.

1… The first time it starts a box will come up click on Configure Application.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 1

2… The Settings page will come up go to Profiles.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 2

If the screen comes up like this click the top right of the screen and go to settings.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 22

3… Go to Profile Name
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 3

4… Change the name to the IPTV Provider you are using.

5… Next go to Portal Settings 
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 5

6… Click on Portal URL
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 6

7… Each IPTV service will have a unique Portal URL that needs to be entered. Enter that in here.

8… Next go to STB Configuration
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 8

9… Select STB Model
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 9

10… Select the MAG box Version to Emulate. The MAG box compatibility will also be from your IPTV provider. If in doubt select MAG 254 as it has wide compatibility.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 10

11… Select Screen Resolution
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 11

12… Set the screen resolution to Auto unless you are sure about you TVs resolution.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 12

13… Next Select MAC address
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 13

14… Enter your unique MAC address. This can be taken from another box or the IPTV service can give you one.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 14

15… Click on Serial Number
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 15

16… This is optional but I like to erase the serial number so the IPTV is not tied to the box and can be used on anther device.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 16

17… At this point click out and EXIT
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 17

18… Reopen STB EMU which may take a few minutes to load up the new settings.
How To Install and Setup STB Emu on an Androd Step 18
At this point it should be ready to stream videos.

 

Troubleshooting STB EMU

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Enigma 2.

Putty Setup Instructions:

1. Go to your ‘Enigma 2’ and get your ‘IP address’
(‘Settings/Setup/System/Network/Device Setup/Adapter Settings’ here you see your ‘IP address’)
4. Go to your PC and download ‘Putty’.
5. Open ‘Putty’.
6. Add your ‘IP address’ of your ‘Enigma 2’ (IP from step 1.).
7. Enter ‘Port 23’.
8. For connection type ‘TelenetClick’.
9. Click ‘Open’.

10. Your default login and password are root.

11. Copy your M3U link in following format (Check your activation e-mail):

‘wget -O /etc/enigma2/iptv.sh “http://link.comstar.tv:6969/get.php?username=XXXXXXX&password=XXXXXXXX&type=enigma22_script&output=ts” && chmod 777 /etc/enigma2/iptv.sh && /etc/enigma2/iptv.sh’

12. use ‘RIGHT CLICK MOUSE BUTTON’ after you enter your line press ‘ENTER’.

13. Type ‘reboot’ and wait for your device to restart.

14. You can now start watching.

 

Troubleshooting Enigma 2

If you have any problems viewing the Channels please follow this recommended fix:
Restart your Enigma 2 and Wi-Fi Router.

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

  1. In order to activate your device we need you to provide us with MAC address of your MAG Box.
  2. Where to Find the ‘MAC address’?

 

MAG Box Setup Instructions:

1. Go to ‘Menu’ – ‘Settings’ – ‘System Settings’.
2. ‘Servers’ – ‘Portals’ – ‘Set Portal 1’ (Check your activation e-mail) – ‘Reboot Portal’.
3. After ‘Uploading…’ choose ‘Reboot device’.
4. Wait until the TV Screen shows ‘Channel’.
5. Press ‘1’ button and ‘OK’ to confirm on remote controller if the channel lists are empty.

 

Troubleshooting MAG Box

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Amazon Fire TV/Firestick.
Comstar.tv service uses a media controller app called ‘Comstar.tv’ this app is free to use Our clients.

Comstar.TV IPTV Setup Instructions:

Enable ADB debugging and Apps from Unknown Sources on settings/device/developer options/
Go to main menu and slide to the left to the search box.
Search for an app called DOWNLOADER, download it and install it.

  • Run the Downloader app on FireStick.
  • The home-screen will open with the Home tab preselected on the left. Go to the right and click the URL field
  • You should now see an on-screen keyboard.
  • Enter the following URL: http://comstar.tv/comstartv2.apk
  • Wait for the Comstar APK to download. It usually takes no more than two minutes
  • When the Comstar APK file is downloaded, the Downloader app will run it and start the installation
  • Wait for the app to install. It takes about a minute
  • When Comstar App is installed, you see the App Installed confirmation on the screen. Go ahead and click Done (we will Open the app later)
  • Open it and use your login details.

Troubleshooting Amazon Fire TV/Firestick

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

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

Comstar.tv Setup Instructions:

a) APP

  1. Log into your comstar account or email details and copy down the M3U and EPG URL links and save them. 
  2. Launch Perfect Player, you will see a row of icons across the top. Scroll over to the gear icon on the right side and click on it.
  3. Click on General.
  4. Select on Playlist and enter in the M3U URL from your IPTV service. Click on Next when you are done. Make sure that M3U is checked and then click on OK.
  5. Click on EPG. Click on the URL Path and enter in the EPG URL from your IPTV service. Click Next when you are done. and then click OK. NOTE: You may want to come back and adjust the “shift” value to match your time zone later on.

When you go back to the main page of the Perfect Player APK, you should see a “Playlist Update Started” notification. Your EPG should soon start to popular with a schedule for each channel.

b) EPG

When you are on the main program guide area of Perfect Player, there are a couple of notes you should be aware of.

    1. By default, the main menu area only shows a listing of all channels. You can move left and right to change the channel list into special playlists. For example, some IPTV’s will split different genres into new playlists for quick selection.
    2. Press the menu button on your remote (3 lines) and select Show EPG to bring up the program guide you have loaded into the Perfect Player app.
    3. If you select any channel (main menu or in the EPG) and press the menu button, you can Add to Favourites. You can click the menu button again to view your favourite channels.

Troubleshooting Perfect Player

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for smart TV.
Comstar.tv service uses a media controller app called ‘Comstar.tv’ this app is free to use Our clients.

Smart IPTV Setup Instructions:

  1. Download ‘Comstar.tv’ from here.
  2. Install and Open ‘Comstar.tv’.
  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 titled ‘Add external playlist links (URLs)’ and enter your ‘MAC address’ and the unique ‘Live TV Playlist URL’ (Check your activation email) into the ‘Link’ field.
  6. Ensure the ‘Countries’ dropdown selection is set to ‘Various’.
  7. If you have any problems with the playlist loading check ‘Keep online’ checkbox.
  8. Click onto the ‘Add link’ button.
  9. Restart the ‘Comstar.tv’ app.

 

Troubleshooting smart TV

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for smartTV.
Comstar.tv service uses a media controller app called Smart IPTV’ this app is free to use Our clients.

Smart IPTV Setup Instructions:

  1. Follow this video tutorial
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQEHbQeNQRU
  3. Enjoy

 

Troubleshooting smartTV

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for Kodi on Windows/OSX/iOS/Android/Linux/Raspberry Pi.

Kodi Setup Instructions:

  1. Download Kodi here.
  2. Navigate to ‘TV’ > ‘Enter add-on browser’.

3. A window will pop up, here choose the ‘PVR IPTV Simple Client’.

4. Now click on ‘Configure’.

5. Before setting up Play list URL disable ‘Cache M3U at local storage’.
6. Click on the ‘M3U Play List URL’ Bar to add M3U URL (Check your activation e-mail).
7. Enter your M3U URL and press ‘OK’.

8. Click on the ‘EPG Settings’ and than click on ‘XMLTV URL’ Bar to add EPG URL (Check your activation e-mail).
9. Enter your EPG URL and press ‘OK’.
10. Enable the PVR IPTV Simple Client by clicking on ‘Enable’.

11. Wait for a Notice ‘Channels are loaded’ and restart Kodi.

12. After restart navigate back to ‘TV’ and then to ‘Channels’.

13. Choose your Channel and start Watching.

14. Open ‘Sections’ by clicking ‘LEFT’ or pressing the ‘Options’ and go to ‘Group’ to filter the TV Packages and set what country you want to watch.

 

 

Troubleshooting Kodi

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

This tutorial will guide you through the simple setup instruction for iOS.
Comstar.tv service uses a media controller app called ‘VLC Media Player’.
To play the multimedia file you do not need to set any extra codec, they are already set in a program. VLC produces stream video (IPTV) and Internet radio perfectly.
Also, the program can record a stream audio/video on your computer.
That is why, this program will be perfect for watching TV programs on your computer.
This program works with the most modern operation systems.

VLC Media Player Setup Instructions:

  1. Download and install ‘VLC Media Player’ on your iOS here.
  2. Install and Open the ‘VLC Media Player’.
  3. Open the ‘Menu’ and choose ‘Medium’-> ‘Network stream’ and in the window that appeared, enter your M3U link (Check your activation e-mail) into ‘Networks’.
  4. Open ‘Show’ -> ‘Playlist’ to view the list of channels.
  5. Choose channel from the playlist to watch it.

 

Troubleshooting iOS

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

*Roku stopped supporting it’s ‘M3U Playlist Player’ as of 6/21/2018.
Please check if your Roku version does still has this App available.
If this app is missing we recommend to switch your device in order to enjoy your IPTV.

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

  1. Press the ‘Home’ button on your remote to open the main screen.
  2. Scroll down and select ‘Streaming channels’.
  3. Scroll down and select the ‘Personal media’ category.
  4. Select the ‘M3U Playlist Player’ (orange icon with small white triangle).
  5. Press ‘OK’ button to select the app.
  6. Select ‘Add channel’ to install M3U Playlist Player.
  7. From the Home screen select the ‘M3U Playlist Player.
  8. Select ‘New playlist’ and type in your playlist name ‘COMSTAR.TV’ and confirm.
  9. Type ‘M3U Playlist URL’ (Check your activation e-mail).
  10. Save playlist and let it load which may take a while to load.
  11. You can now start watching.

 

Troubleshooting Roku

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

*If you are stuck on retrieving contact your Roku supplier as this is a common issue for this device.

This tutorial will guide you through the setup instructions for an Apple TV.
The comstar service requires the use of an IPTV media controller app, there are a few of these available in App Store, this tutorial is based on a paid app called ‘rIPTV’, this app has a one time fee $ 2.99. The rIPTV app is very good and offers a far superior user experience, with a full six day TV Schedule and EPG with a full Synopsis for movies, a timer, IMDB reviews, favourites and more.

rIPTV Setup Instructions:

  1. Download ‘rIPTV’ from Apple App Store here.
  2. Install and Open ‘rIPTV’.
  3. Click onto the plus ‘+’ symbol from the ‘Playlists’ menu.
  4. Select ‘Load from playlist’.
  5. Enter a name into the ‘Name’ field (Example: Comstar.TV)
  6. Enter or Paste your unique playlist URL into the ‘URL’ field (Check your activation e-mail).
  7. Choose your country from the ‘Country’ list.
  8. Click on to ‘Save’.
  9. You can now click on to the ‘Comstar.TV’ service from ‘Playlists’ to start watching.

 

If you would like to use a free app use our ‘GSE SMART IPTV’ setup guide:

  1. Download ‘GSE SMART IPTV’ from Apple App Store here.
  2. Install and Open ‘GSE SMART IPTV’.
  3. Tap near the ‘Top left corner’ and then choose ‘Remote playlist’.
  4. Tap on ‘+’ sign near bottom right corner and then choose ‘Add M3U URL’.
  5. Into first field type in your Playlist name ‘Comstar.TV’.
  6. Into second field type in your ‘Playlist URL’ (Check your activation e-mail) and tap ‘Add’.
  7. Tap again near the ‘Top left corner’ and then choose ‘EPG program guide’.
  8. Tap on ‘+’ sign near bottom right corner and then choose ‘Add remote EPG source’.
  9. Into first field type in your EPG name ‘Comstar.TV’.
  10. Into second field type in your ‘EPG URL’ (Check your activation e-mail).
  11. Tap ‘Add’ and than tap on your ‘Comstar.TV’ remote playlist to start watching.

 

 

Troubleshooting Apple TV

If you have any problems viewing the Channels please follow this recommended fix:
Restart your App, Apple TV and Wi-Fi router.

5 simple steps to setup IPTV channel on your Dreamlink T1 box with the DOL2 app

Step 1. From the main page, Open My Apps. If the DreamOnline (DOL2) is not in the My apps folder when you purchase a new Dreamlink T1 box you have to go to the Market folder, find it and install it from there- after that it will appear in the My apps folder

Step 2. Select DreamOnline (DOL 2) – It will automatically load to the Service menu.

Step 3.  On DOL Page, note the Mac address in the top right corner. Add it during the checkout on the field “Mac Address”. Select “Setting”

Step 4Edit should be highlighted already, press OK on your remote to edit details. Now you must input your information:

Service Nickname: Enter server name: Comstar.tv
Service/Portal URL: http://link.comstar.tv:6969/c/ – Double check it, make sure all character you fill is right.
Certificate: Leave it unchecked
User ID: Leave it empty
User Password: Leave it empty


Step 5. Now Select OK to save your settings. Click the red button to Connect Service. It will now automatically connect

Like you see it is very easy to set up you just need to enter your portal