Remote Control for MediaMonkey 5

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Dancer
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Re: Remote Control for MediaMonkey 5

Post by Dancer »

Yes it works. You can manage volume, pause, next/back, mute and stop.
MMW 5.0.2.2502 beta Gold on WIN 10-64Bit Vers. 21H1
MMA 1.4.4.0952 beta Pro on Android 10
hazzasb

Re: Remote Control for MediaMonkey 5

Post by hazzasb »

I have also been searching for a remote. I have not found anything as good as MonkeyMote, as you cannot start an album playing on your desktop (for example) and move through on your phone via the remote app.
Most DLNA apps (I'm talking apple app store here) will access and play the songs on MediaMonkey on your phone (as long as the ports stuff is correctly set up); however, not many will allow you to control the songs on the desktop (which may be connected to speakers or, in my case, wired to the rest of the house) and some which do (such as iMediaShare) have such poor functionality (e.g. only plays single songs not an album) it's not worth bothering.
The best app for iphone I found was 8Player pro; can access your library (a lot quicker than MonkeyMote, it must be said) and can play full albums, artists, playlists etc, with shuffle and repeat functions. The only limitation seems to be that you can't start on the desktop and then control by the app. Let's hope an update to MonkeyMote (or a better option) is forthcoming. In the meantime, this is the best I've found.
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