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Quick help

Posted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 10:33 am
by Damic
This file is to help you to get new station groups/add or remove from your favorites/...

Basic stuff that you need to know
- If I talk about the main menu its the menu when you click with the right mouse button on the Tray Streamer icon in the system tray

Get started with adding new groups
- Open the main menu and click on "Stations" (if stations isn't already open)
- In the Stations window you will mostly see your Favorites (standard always expanded) and the downloaded station groups (standard always truncated)
- Click on "Stations" and then on "Add a custom station" or quick keys ctrl+n
- In this window you can download new groups that are on the server, currently only Europe and Australia
- If you click on a remote group you will see a description of the group and when the group was last updated
- Select a group and click on "Download" to download the group to your pc
- Deleting a group can only be done in the Stations window

Remove a stations group
- Open the main menu and click on "Stations" (if stations isn't already open)
- Click on "stations" and then on "Add a custom station" or quick keys ctrl+n
- Click in the "Local groups" list the group that you want to remove
- Click on the Delete button, the group is removed

Add a custom station
- Open the main menu and click on Stations" (if stations isn't already open)
- Click on "Stations" and then on "Add a custom station" or quick keys ctrl+n
- Insert the station:
  • name
  • location if you know it (not important)
  • website if you know it (not important)
  • Stream url, this is the website url where the stream is coming from this may be a playlist file (pls/m3u)
  • Stream type, this is pretty important, most streams are mp3 but sometimes more and more AAC (lower bitrate same music quality) or OGG.
  • Description of the station (not important)
- Click on "Add to favorites", this will add the new station to your favorites

Add a station from a group to your favorites
- Open the main menu and click on "Stations" (if stations isn't already open)
- Expand the group that the station is in or click in the "Stations" menu on "Expand all"
- First left click on the station, so you see the stations information
- Then right click on the station, to see the quick menu and click on "Add to favorites" or quick keys ctrl+A

Remove a station from your favorites
- Open the main menu and click on "Stations" (if stations isn't already open)
- Left click on the station that you want to remove
- Then right click to open the quick menu and click on "Remove from favorites" or quick keys ctrl+R

Find a station in all the groups
- Open the main menu and click on "Stations" (if stations isn't already open)
- Click on "Stations" and then on "Find" or quick keys ctrl+f
- There will be a Find/search box on the right of the window
- Give a search text in and press the enter key or click on the ">"-button
- The search will color all the backgrounds of the hits brownish if there are results
- Click on the "x"-button or ctrl+f to close