User Tools

Site Tools


Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

SmartStream:Guides:Mac OS X [2015/04/09 08:38]
streamvia
SmartStream:Guides:Mac OS X [2019/06/18 20:30]
Line 1: Line 1:
-====== Mac OS X - SmartStream ====== +
-\\ +
-{{ :​red-arrow.png}} +
-Here you can find SmartStream setup information for your chosen device and also which services you can access whilst using SmartStream. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-You can use the Table of Contents on the right hand side of this window to navigate between the different sections. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
----- +
-===== Supported Services ===== +
-\\ +
-<box 90% round red> +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​ +
-**To access services not on the below list please use the VPN instead.**</​WRAP></​box>​ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​ +
-^  UK Services ​ ^  USA Services ​ ^ +
-|  BBC iPlayer ​ |  Netflix ​ | +
-|  BBC News  |  Mog  | +
-|  BBC Sport  |  Pandora ​ | +
-|  ITV Player ​ |  PBS  | +
-|  4OD  |  Fox  | +
-|  Demand 5  |  Fox Soccer2Go ​ | +
-|  Sky Go  |  Hulu  | +
-|  NowTV from Sky  |  ABC Go  | +
-|  Sky Store  |  NBC  | +
-|  BlinkBox ​ |  HBO Now  | +
-|  TVPlayer ​ |   | +
-|  TVCatchUp ​ |   | +
-</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
----- +
-===== Install Guide ===== +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 1//__** +
-\\ +
-Choose the closest SmartStream DNS server to your current location using the below list, you will need this later. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<box 90% round orange>​ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​[[https://​www.streamvia.com/​knowledgebase/​46/​SmartStream|View All SmartStream DNS Servers]]</​WRAP></​box>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 2//__** +
-\\ +
-Retrieve your VPN username and password, if you are a new member this is contained in the **StreamVia Account Information** email you received after ordering. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<box 90% round green> +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​**[[https://​www.streamvia.com/​clientarea.php?​action=products|Existing member or cannot find the email? Click here to retrieve your VPN password]]**</​WRAP></​box>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 3//__** +
-\\ +
-Click the **//Apple logo//** in the top-left hand corner of your screen, and select **//System Preferences//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-1.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 4//__** +
-\\ +
-Click **//​Network//​** from the **Internet & Wireless** section  +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-2.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 5//__** +
-\\ +
-Near the top of the window, click the **//​Location//​** drop down menu +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-3.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 6//__** +
-\\ +
-Click **//Edit Locations//​** from the **Location** drop down menu +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-4.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 7//__** +
-\\ +
-Click the **//+//** button to add a new location +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-5.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 8//__** +
-\\ +
-Enter a name for this new location for example **StreamVia SmartStream**,​ then click **//​Done//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-6.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 9//__** +
-\\ +
-You should see your new **Location** has been selected already, click **//​Apply//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-7.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 10//__** +
-\\ +
-On the left hand side of the window, choose the Network Connection that you are using to connect to the Internet - in this example we are using '​Wi-Fi'​ - typically signified by a **green circle**, as shown below. With the active Network Connection selected then click **//​Advanced...//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-8.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 11//__** +
-\\ +
-Click the **//DNS//** tab +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-9.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 12//__** +
-\\ +
-Click the **//+//** button to enter the SmartStream DNS servers that you chose in Step 1 of this guide, make sure there are no typing mistakes! ​ Click **//Ok//** when completed. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<box 90% round red> +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​**Only the SmartStream DNS servers should be listed, if you have other entries use the minus (-) button to remove them.**</​WRAP></​box>​ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-10.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 13//__** +
-\\ +
-Click **//​Apply//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-11.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 14//__** +
-\\ +
-Use the below link to sign in to SmartStream using your VPN username and password, this will activate SmartStream for your current broadband IP address. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-Should your broadband connection IP address change (if your router restarts or your ISP resets your connection) you will need to repeat this step of signing in, to update our systems. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<box 90% round orange>​ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​[[https://​smartstream.streamvia.com|Sign in to SmartStream]]</​WRAP></​box>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 15//__** +
-\\ +
-Reboot/​restart your computer +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 16//__** +
-\\ +
-Clear browser cache/​history/​cookies if required, then simply open the website you wish to unlock +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 17//__** +
-\\ +
-To disable SmartStream go back to **Network Preferences** and change the **//​Location//​** back to **//​Automatic//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-13.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
----- +
-===== Removal Guide ===== +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 1//__** +
-\\ +
-Click the **//Apple logo//** in the top-left hand corner of your screen, and select **//System Preferences//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-1.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 2//__** +
-\\ +
-Click **//​Network//​** from the **Internet & Wireless** section  +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-<WRAP centeralign>​{{SmartStream:​Guides:​macosx-ss-install-2.gif}}</​WRAP>​ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 3//__** +
-\\ +
-Near the top of the window, click the **//​Location//​** drop down menu +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 4//__** +
-\\ +
-Click **//Edit Locations//​** from the **Location** drop down menu +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 5//__** +
-\\ +
-Select the SmartStream location you created initially, click the **//-//** (minus) button then click **//​Done//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 6//__** +
-\\ +
-Click **//​Apply//​** +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-**__//Step 7//__** +
-\\ +
-Reboot your computer, then clear all browser cache/​cookies/​history if required. +
-\\ +
-\\ +
-\\+