Creating Homescreen Addon Shortcuts in Frodo with Confluence Lite

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While the layout might appear to be the same, Frodo actually uses a slimmed down version of the Confluence Skin called Confluence Lite. It's pretty much the same thing, but there are some small changes, such as how to add addon shortcuts to your homescreen. We're now going to walk you through doing so, it's very simple. CREATING HOMESCREEN ADDON SHORTCUTS IN FRODO WITH CONFLUENCE LITE Step 1: … [Read more...]

Changing Skins in XBMC

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Tired of the same old Confluence skin look? If you're looking to shake things up and change the appearance of your XBMC setup, what better way to do so than to Change your Skin to something different? We'll explain how to do it in a few simple steps. CHANGING SKINS IN XBMC Step 1: Navigate to the "Settings" menu under "SYSTEM" in XBMC. Step 2: Select the "Appearance" tab on the left side … [Read more...]

Changing Background Images in XBMC

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The good 'ol movie theatre background might be elegant at first, but could get a bit boring after a while. Why not set your Background Image to display your company logo, or perhaps a photo of the grandchildren? It's fairly simple to accomplish and doesn't require much technical knowledge at all, just a little bit of photo editing skills perhaps. CREATING CUSTOM BACKGROUND IMAGES FOR XBMC Step … [Read more...]

Setting Thumbnail View Mode in XBMC Menus

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Out of the box, most menu items within XBMC will show up as a simple list in text format. As most people probably agree, list mode is alright, but when you want the full home theatre experience, you need more than alright, you need Thumbnail View action. Stop reading and start looking at nice, esthetically appealing, graphical menu options for XBMC. SETTING THUMBNAIL OR GRAPHICAL VIEW MODE IN … [Read more...]

Setting Addon Shortcuts for Easier Navigation

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Simple is always better and with that being said, you'll love this tiny settings modification that will make your whole XBMC experience much easier, especially when you have more addons than you can count. You can now add Addon Shortcuts to the Main Home Menu of XBMC without any technical knowledge, in less than 30 Seconds or your money back! HOW TO SET ADDON SHORTCUTS TO THE MAIN MENU OF XBMC … [Read more...]