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The setup/reconfiguration program for older Slingbox models (such as the Slingbox PRO-HD, Slingbox SOLO, and Slingbox PRO) is not available at this time.

Setup and reconfiguration for the Slingbox 350, Slingbox 500, and Slingbox M1 are not affected and should work fine.

We are working very hard to fix this. We will update this status as soon as there's news.

How to buy and install SlingPlayer for Android Phones and/or Tablets

SlingPlayer for Android and SlingPlayer for Android Tablets are only available through the Google Play store. Here's how to find and install them directly from your Internet-enabled phone or tablet.

To install on Android tablets:

  1. Tap the Google Play icon on your Android tablet and search for SlingPlayer.

    Note: You'll see options for the phone version and the tablet version, because Android phone apps can be installed on tablets. The reverse is not possible. Select SlingPlayer for Tablets.

  2. android_buy-3.ashx
  3. Tap through to buy the app and go through the purchase process. Allow the app to download to your tablet, then tap Install.

  4. Once installed, you can tap Open to launch it immediately.

  5. It is installed alongside your other Android applications.

  6. myapps.ashx

To install on Android phones:

  1. Tap the Google Play icon on your Android phone and search for SlingPlayer. Tap the link for SlingPlayer for Phones that appears.

  2. gp_phone.ashx
  3. Tap Buy and go through the purchase process.

  4. Allow the app to download to your phone, then tap Install.

  5. androidbuy2.ashx
  6. Once installed, you can tap Open to launch it immediately, if you want to.

  7. androidbuy3.ashx
  8. It is installed alongside your other Android applications.


All set! You're ready to watch your TV anywhere with your Android phone or tablet!


Related Information

How to Install SlingPlayer on Multiple Devices
In this video, we'll show you how to install SlingPlayer on up to 5 iOS devices and unlimited Android devices - as long as those devices are associated with the same iTunes or Android Market accounts.

Affected Products
  • SlingPlayer for Android Phones
  • SlingPlayer for Android Tablets
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