Setup IPTV on MAG 250, 254 and 256 devices
Many of you might be thinking, what is mag? Mag is nothing but primarily a set-up box that is used by people who like to stream IPTV. What’s best about Mag is that it has built-in stalker middleware via which you can stream IPTV without the need to download any third-party apps such as the Android STB emulator. But, first time users can have a hard time setting Mag for IPTV. To know how to setup IPTV on MAG 250, 254 and 256, keep on reading.
MAG Box allows IPTV users to stream media on their TV. It also gives the functionality to play offline media from storage. All you need to do is connect it with the USB port. You can connect the IPTV provider with MAG to watch live TV. What many users find advantageous using MAG is that it supports stalker middleware and provides an Electronic Program Guide feature.
How to setup IPTV on MAG 250, 254 and 256
Step 1: Launch Settings of your MAG 250, 254 or 256 devices
Step 2: From there, go to the System Settings.
Step 3: Then, from there go to Network settings. Over there, you can either connect your device either via Ethernet or Wireless connection.
Once you are done configuring network settings, you need to find your MAC Address in the MAG box. To know-how let’s figure out.
If you want to get IPTV service working on your MAG 250, 254, or 256 devices, you will require an active IPTV subscription. You will require MAC Address when you will sign up with the provider. The MAC address starts with 00:1A:79. But in case you have purchased the service then need not worry since they must have generated one for you. You just need to contact them
To identify your device and allow access to the portal, you need to refer to the bottom of your STB Box. There you will find a sticker with MAC: 00:1A:XX:XX: XX.
Configuring Settings of MAG Box
Now, since you have an activated MAC Address and our device is connected to the network, you can now start streaming the IPTV service. You must be wondering how? Let’s find out together.
Step 1: Launch System settings.
Step 2: Navigate yourself to the Servers option.
Step 3: Over there, select the “Portals” option.
Step 4: Within the Portal menu, you will be able to add or change the Portal URL. You can write any name in the Portal 1 box. For Portal 1 URL you need to enter the Portal address which you can gather from the provider from whom you purchased the service
Step 5: Save it. You can leave the Portal 2 name and URL field blank. In case you have multiple subscriptions to different IPTV servers, you can use Portal 2 name and URL field and with this option, you can choose between the two servers.
Step 6: Now, go back to the System settings and click on the restart portal option.