BrightSign – Install OnSign TV Player App

Requirements:

  • Make sure you have an empty storage device connected to your player (pendrive, or SDCard). It must be formatted using FAT32 or ExFAT. If the storage device is not empty the install process will not work!
  • Make sure the player ethernet cable is connected, so the player can obtain an IP address.
  • You will need a computer connected to the same network as the player to remotely access the bright sign player web interface.
  • Make sure your Brightsign player firmware is 6.2.147
  • If your device is running a different firmware version, please contact us through support@onsign.tv for more instructions.
 

Setup & Install OnSign TV

  1. Have your player HDMI connected to a display
  2. Press reset and SVC buttons simultaneously while connecting the power cable to the bright sign player.
  3. Release the buttons as the ERR red light starts blinking fast. 
    • IMPORTANT! Make sure you have an empty storage device connected to your player!
  4. Wait as the player will boot
  5. The BrightSign menu will be presented on the screen more instructions.
  6. Using a computer or tablet, open a browser and enter the your player IP Address
  7. Click on “Next”.
  1. Select the option Ethernet”.
  1. On the bottom, click on “Use current settings”.
  2. Click on “Next - Publishing options”.
  3. Pick "Simple File Networking".
  1. On the loaded page, fill the blanks according to your preferences and hit "Finish". Mind the following fields:
      • Firmware: It needs to be at least 6.2.94
      • URL for web folder: https://brightsign.onsign.tv/
  1. The installation might take a while depending on whether a firmware update is required. Wait until it is finished.
  1. Setup is completed when OnSign TV app is shown on the device’s screen.
  Next step: Learn how to associate your device to your OnSign TV Account