CMS 1.8.11 and earlier - Upload and Install

Download, Upload and Install

Download the new APK version and upload it to your CMS. Please follow the instructions appropriate for the Device version you are using:

DSDevices DSC9 with Xibo for Android 1.7 R60 or later
DSDevices DSCJ18/DSCJ19 with Xibo for Android 1.7 R60 or later
DSDevices DSCJ18/DSCJ19 with Xibo for Android earlier than 1.7 R60
Other Rooted Devices with Xibo for Android 1.7 R53 or later
Non-Rooted Devices and earlier versions of Xibo for Android 1.7 R53

DSDevices DSCS9 with Xibo for Android 1.7 R60 or later

Use the category selector to choose the standard Xibo for Android Release file, available from the Download Centre.
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Upload and Install - CMS 1.8.11 and earlier

Upload the new APK file to the CMS Library, using the same way as you would upload any other Media file.

Once uploaded to the CMS, navigate to the Displays or Display Group page and use the row menu for the chosen Display/Display Group and click on Version Information.

Once downloaded, your Player will automatically restart and update the version for Xibo for Android.

After an update, you can check the Current Player Version for Displays/Displays Groups in the CMS using the row menu and clicking on Version Information as mentioned above.

DSDevices DSCJ18/DSCJ19 with Xibo for Android 1.7 R60 or later

Use the category selector to choose the specific Xibo for Android - DSDevices(DSCJ18/19) Release file, available from the Download Centre.

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Upload and Install - CMS 1.8.11 and earlier

Upload the new APK file to the CMS Library, using the same way as you would upload any other Media file.

Once uploaded to the CMS, navigate to the Displays or Display Group page and use the row menu for the chosen Display/Display Group and click on Version Information.

Use the drop-down list and select the uploaded file and click Save.

Once downloaded, your Player will automatically restart and update the version for Xibo for Android.

After an update, you can check the Current Player Version for Displays/Displays Groups in the CMS using the row menu and clicking on Version Information as mentioned above.

DSDevices DSCJ18/DSCJ19 with Xibo for Android earlier than 1.7 R60

It isn’t possible to remotely upgrade this version. You will need to manually uninstall the version you have and install the DSDevices specific version of the Player for DSCJ18/DSCJ19 devices following the Installation Guide.

Other Rooted Devices with Xibo for Android 1.7 R53 or later

A device that has root access can make use of the auto-update functionality which is available from 1.7 R53 and later. A Rooted Device must be configured for Automatic Update as described in the Installation Guide.

Use the category selector to choose the standard Xibo for Android Release file, available from the Download Centre.

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Upload and Install - CMS 1.8.11 and earlier

Upload the new APK file to the CMS Library, using the same way as you would upload any other Media file.

Once uploaded to the CMS, navigate to the Displays or Display Group page and use the row menu for the chosen Display/Display Group and click on Version Information.

Use the drop-down list and select the uploaded file and click Save.

Once downloaded, your Player will automatically restart and update the version for Xibo for Android.

After an update, you can check the Current Player Version for Displays/Displays Groups in the CMS using the row menu and clicking on Version Information as mentioned above.

Non-Rooted Devices and earlier versions of Xibo for Android 1.7 R53

Use the category selector to choose the standard Xibo for Android Release file, available from the Download Centre.

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Download the APK directly onto your device, or transfer it to the device using the same method you used for installation. Once the file is on the device, select it to launch the upgrade.
A box will appear informing you that the app you’re about to install will replace an existing application:

Press OK to complete the upgrade, once finished launch Xibo for Android.