Get started with OpenELEC in an Instant with Packt's new eBook

June 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Instant OpenELEC Starter, a short, focused guide to the OpenELEC installation process on a PC or Raspberry PI. With the help of this book, readers will learn how to select the perfect OpenELEC version for their hardware, as well as create and use OpenELEC installation media for their PC. This 50 page eBook is available in PDF, ePub, and kindle formats for just $6.79.

About the author:

Mikkel Viager holds a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, focused mainly on Automation and Robot Technology, from the Technical University of Denmark. He was also employed as a Teaching Assistant in a course on Industrial and embedded automation, during his studies.

OpenELEC or Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center is a free and open source embedded operating system that provides a complete media center software suite. It comes with a pre-configured version of XMBC and third party add-ons with retro video game console emulators and a Personal Video Recorder plugin.

Instant OpenELEC Starter will show readers how to apply OpenELEC software images to an SD card or Raspberry Pi. Readers will discover how to perform the initial configuration of their new media center and set up XBMC in order to automatically index their favorite movies and TV shows, including tweaking the language, interface, and layouting with settings and skins.

Using this book, readers will learn how to add new features and enhancements, install add-ons, and use an android device as a remote to control the media center through WiFi.

Instant OpenELEC Starter will be especially beneficial for users with basic computer skills who are looking to get a good understanding of the OpenELEC installation process on a PC or Raspberry PI. For more information, please visit book page


Instant OpenELEC Starter
Create your own media center with OpenELEC on a PC or Raspberry Pi

For more information, please visit: Instant OpenELEC Starter

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