favourite, search and sort in STB Emulator App

Isn’t it frustrating to scroll through thousands of channels to find the channel or show you want to watch and love to watch? This frustration led us to find a way to spend less time scrolling and spending more time watching our favourite shows. With the help of an STB emulator, you can now favourite, search and sort your favourite channels easily. Thinking about how to favourite, search and sort in STB emulator? Say less, we will help you through it all.

Spending time scrolling through hundreds and thousands of pages and different categories to find that one channel? Create a favourite list, search easily and sort through the pages and channels in STB Emulator to make it easier and spend that time watching your favourite show.

Let us find out together how to favourite, search and sort in STB Emulator App.

favourite, search and sort in STB Emulator App

Step 1: Launch the STB Emulator app.

Step 2: Select the channel you wish to mark as your favourite. 

Step 3: Now, using your android remote, select the mouse cursor option.

Step 4: Click and select anywhere on the STB Emulator screen. This is present an on-screen remote. 

Step 5: It will reveal the secret four coloured button – red, green, yellow and blue. 

Step 6: Quickly select the yellow button using the up and down arrow before the buttons disappear.

Step 7: Now, you can favourite the channels you want to add to the favourite list.

Step 8: Once done, click and select anywhere on the STB Emulator screen once again to display the four buttons. This time you need to select the green button.

Step 9: The green button will help us sort through the favourite list we just created above.

Step 10: When you click on sort, you will see three options – sort by number, by title and only favourite. We need to sort by only favourites.

Step 11: Now, if you wish to go back to viewing all channels, then you need to activate the secret screen remote, click on the green button and sort it by number.

How to Search in STB Emulator

So far we discussed how to favourite and sort. Now, let us discuss how to search the video club on STB Emulator hassle-free. 

How to search the video club in STB Emulator:

You need to select the blue button on the screen. For that, you need to get the on-screen remote in STB Emulator and then select the blue button.

Once you clicked the blue button, it will reveal an option to search with an on-screen keyboard remote. Just type in the show or movie you are looking for.

How to create Key Mapping for STB Emulator

What do we mean by key mapping? It is a faster way to work. You can work easily and faster with the coloured buttons of the STB Emulator app. You can either use your basic remote or the keyboard remote.

Here I’ll be using the keyboard remote. You can also create shortcuts. By shortcuts, we mean that by pressing a certain letter key, it will perform a certain functionality. Let’s get to know-how.

Step 1: Launch the STB Emulator app and go to settings. To enter the settings menu, go to the upper right corner, select the 3 dots icon. A drop-down menu will appear with an option of settings.

Step 2: Once you enter the settings menu, select the option to configure the keymaps.

Step 3: Select the option to add the key.

Step 4: Now, simply choose the key you wish to create a shortcut for. You will have to select an alphabet and not a number. The number key won’t work. After selecting the key, choose the action for the key. For this, select the button labelled as ‘action not selected’.

Step 5: The actions you can choose are from the four coloured buttons – red (view), green (sort), yellow (Favorite) and blue (move/search). Select the one you wish to create a shortcut for. 

Step 6: Once you are done, click the save key option.

Wrapping Up

Now, you can easily favourite, search and sort in STB Emulator App without any hassle of going through thousands and thousands of channelsYou can also effectively create shortcuts to the 4 coloured buttons to quickly favourite, search and sort in STB Emulator App.

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  1. About 2 weeks ago, I am unable to sort by favorite. When I click sort by favorite, it still shows all the channels. I tried going to settings to update or even reset; but nothing. What could be wrong? Hope you can help. Thanks.


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