How do I register a Yodeck player?
Free Players with our Annual Plans
Plug 'n Play
Yodeck comes with all the Yodeck Players you need for FREE! No need to install software, manage PC units, ensure compatibility, and so on. For each screen you are managing under any annual plan, you will be receiving a free plug 'n play Yodeck Player. And it will come pre-configured, with network settings, WiFi, etc. all ready to be used!
I purchased the players from you
If you have ordered the Yodeck players from us, the players will be shipped pre-configured with your account's settings. They will auto-register and pair with your account when they have an internet connection. There is no need to worry if you do not see a registration code on the screen from a pre-configured player. Check this How-To Video for more details.
I have created a Yodeck player on my own
We do have a How-To video as well on how to register a DIY player. Click here
to watch the relative video.
First of all, you have to connect the Yodeck player with your network and your TV monitor.
If you do not have an Ethernet cable to use, please try the WiFi Wizard instead by following this guide here.
- Connect the player to your network (router/switch) by using an Ethernet (LAN) cable.
- Connect the player to your TV screen by using a mini-HDMI-to-HDMI cable. Use only the left HDMI port as shown below.
- Power ON the player by plugging the PSU cable to a power socket wall.
When you Power ON the player (while connected to the internet and with the HDMI cable), you will see an 8 digit registration code on your TV after a few minutes.
It will be an 8-digit code like this example: "1234-5678".
If you don't have a created a monitor entry in your Yodeck account yet, create one by clicking:
Monitors-> +Add Monitor
- Type a Name for your monitor
- Type the Registration code displaying on your TV screen in the relative field as shown below
- Assign as Default content any Media/Playlist/Layout of your choice
- Click the Save button
After that, the player will pair with your account within 1-2 minutes. After a while, you will see it online on your dashboard, displaying the assigned content!
Does Yodeck support a web-based player?
Of course we do! Think of the Web Player as one more way of getting Yodeck digital signage on your screens. Specifically, if a device, such as a tablet or PC, has a Chrome-based web browser, including Chrome, Chromium, and Edge, then the Web Player ...
I have a restricted network. Which ports do I need to whitelist for the Yodeck players?
We have detailed ports lists that you need to whitelist for the Yodeck players to have unrestricted access to our servers. Please reach out to our support, and we will share the relative details as soon as possible.
Does the Yodeck software image work on the Pi 400?
Yes, the Pi 400 will work just fine with the Yodeck software! Feel free to flash the SD card using the below guide. https://www.yodeck.com/docs/creating-a-yodeck-player/player/
I bought the players from you. How do I pre-configure them with WiFi credentials?
Pre-configuring my newly bought Yodeck players First, we would like to thank you so much for your business! We are very happy to have you on board! Upon placing and finalizing your order, you have 5 hours to preconfigure your player(s) with the WiFi ...
What is a Yodeck Player?
Yodeck needs a device that will handle the playback of your media onto your monitor. We designed our own plug-and-play device, which we call the “Yodeck Player”. With the “Yodeck Player” you get: A Raspberry Pi 4 mini-computer, including a ...