How to set up and install DatabeatOMNI on LG WebOS 2.0?

To show content published in DatabeatOMNI on a LG Public Display, you need to install the OMNIPlay app. This is how to prepare and configure the LG 22" monitor (LG22SM3B).

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LG22SM3B

Table of content

Preparations

Requirements

  • LG WebOS 2.0 monitor and the LG remote
  • LG WebOS
  •  Power
  • Internet Connection
  • License key from DatabeatOMNI

    Transport, unpacking, and mounting

    • Inspect. First, check for damage to the packaging. Take a picture of the packaging before unpacking if you suspect any damage.
    • Unpack. Carefully unpack the public display and check it for any physical damage. Take pictures of the screen and report damages immediately.
    • Mount. The screen must be appropriately mounted for the ventilation to work. The warranty will be broken and invalid if installed incorrectly. Rotate the display clockwise to show content in portrait. 

    Setup and Installation

    Step 1: Set Language and Country

    1. Set Language
    2. Set Region and Country
    3. The English Language is the default

    Step 2: Connect to the network

    1. Press Settings on Remote
    2. Choose advanced settings
    3. Choose Network in the menu
    • If a wired connection is used, this setup is not necessarily.
      • LG Monitor connects automatically to a wired network
    • IF Wi-fi Connection is used
      • Wi-fi Connection -> set Wifi- password

    Step 3: "Auto Power Off" setting

    1. Press Settings on remote
    2. Choose Advanced -> OK
    3. Choose General
    4. Choose Timers
    5. "Auto Power Off " set to “Off.”

    Step 4: Accessing Server settings

    1. Hold down “Settings” on remote, 5-8 sec.
    2. Message box in the upper right will appear
    3. Press “8080” and “OK” and to access server settings

    Step 5: Application Launch Mode

    1. Set to “On”

    Step 6: Fully Qualified Domain Name

    1. Set to “Local”

    Step 7: Enter the OMNI URL in the text box

    1. Enter the full URL address for WebOS:

    https://www.databeatomni.net/lg

    Step 8: Application type

    1. Set to IPK.
    2. Press “OK” on the remote
    IPK is the LG WebOS extension like androids APK

    Step 9: Local Application Upgrade

    1. Set to “REMOTE”
    2. Press “OK” on remote
    3. After this setting, the system will ask to upgrade/download the application from the server.

    Step 10: Upgrade complete

    1. Press “OK” in the dialog box
    2. The system will reboot, and download/upgrade the application.

    Step 11: License Key

    1. URL Launcher
    2. Enter License Key
    3. “Submit” -> OK
    4. Press [0] if Databeat OMNI is not displayed.
    5. License Key must be correct (Check PO/order)
      Example: NOABCD0001A
    License Key = PlayerID = Player Name

    Step 12: Verify the last steps before completion

    1. Network Standby enabled
    2. Eco Solution disabled
    3. Auto starts Databeat application
    4. Content downloaded and playing
    5. Label both display and packaging

     

    Use the LG Remote:

    Settings/Advanced/Picture/Energy Saving=Off

    Settings/Advanced/Picture/Smart Energy Saving=Off

    Reboot to verify automatic start of OMNI play

    Press [3] for media plan and download status

    Label info: Player Name and Customer

     

    Now, your LG22" is ready configured, and DatabeatOMNI is now installed.

     

    If no content is displayed, please check for information on screen. Press [3] on the remote control for mediaplan and status. Read more on how to troubleshoot this issue here.