Does SlingPlayer work on Mac?

Does SlingPlayer work on Mac?

This involves both versions of SlingPlayer: The standalone application, and the web browser version. Both no longer work with Mac computers. SlingPlayer continues to run on Windows computers, iOS devices, Android devices, and Amazon Fire devices.

How do I watch my Slingbox on my computer?

Watch on is a web-based Slingbox viewer that you access by clicking Watch at the top of each page of With either a Windows PC or a Mac OS X computer, you can: Connect to your Slingbox and watch your TV anywhere! Search for currently-airing live programs.

How do I reset my Slingbox password?

Forgot the password on your Slingbox?

  1. Navigate to the Sling Accounts web site (
  2. Log in to your Sling Account.
  3. Click Slingbox Directory on the left side-panel.
  4. Click Edit to the right of your Slingbox listing.
  5. Change the password, and then click Save.

How do I add a Slingbox account?

Adding a Slingbox using its Slingbox ID

  1. Make sure you’ve logged into your Sling Account.
  2. Select Slingbox Directory from the Connect menu.
  3. Click Add.
  4. Enter the Name of this Slingbox (whatever you like).
  5. Click OK to add this Slingbox to your directory.

How do I watch Slingbox on my Mac?

Locate the Slingplayer Desktop icon, either in the Applications folder, or from the Dock. Press and hold the Control key, then click the Slingplayer Desktop icon. (You can also right-click the Slingplayer Desktop icon.)

What is my sling password?

Go to, and click Forgot your password?. Enter your email address, and wait to receive an email with a verification code. Leave the Change your password page open until you receive the email. Enter the verification code and new password and click Change password.

How do I unlock my sling account?

Account Locked For security reasons, after five unsuccessful attempts are made to sign in to your account, it will be locked for 30 minutes. Resetting your password will allow you to unlock your account.

What is Slingbox ID?

The Slingbox ID is a unique number given to each Slingbox. SlingPlayer uses it to locate your Slingbox on the Internet when you’re watching your TV away from home.

Why is Slingbox not working?

If the network light is off or blinking, the Slingbox is having problems with your network. You will want to verify the physical connection to the Slingbox and restart or reset the box as needed. Restarting your Slingbox is just a matter of unplugging it and plugging it back in after a few seconds.

What kind of computer do I need for Slingplayer?

SlingPlayer for Mac is a Universal Binary application, meaning it runs natively on both PowerPC and Intel-based Macintosh computers. Please check the minimum system requirements on the SlingPlayer for Mac download page (a link is above) for additional hardware specifications.

Can you use a Slingbox on a Mac?

No. The Slingbox 350 and the Slingbox 500 require your Sling Account for authentication, but SlingPlayer for Mac doesn’t support Sling Accounts. So the Slingbox 350 and the Slingbox 500 are not supported for use with SlingPlayer for Mac, nor can we help you work around this. What countries are supported with this software release?

Can a Slingbox be used as a wireless bridge?

One advantage to doing this is that you can then use your Airport Express as a wireless bridge to help connect your Slingbox to your network if your internet connection is far away from your Slingbox while still using it to stream AirTunes. Alternatively, you can connect your Slingbox to your Airport Express using a wireless bridge.