Hello everyone,

We have new software for our SlingPlayer for Windows 8 (version 1.1.5001).

Highlights include:

Skinned remote

    • Customized remote control skin with pinch to zoom

Additional filters

    • Sports filter in Gallery
    • Content type filters in Guide, e.g., Shows, Movies, Family, Sports

Bug fixes

    • Inaccurate conflict messages
    • Login issues

Split View (Pictured Below)

    • Ability for user to stream and view Guide or Gallery side-by-side



Slingbox models supported:

    • Slingbox 500
    • Slingbox 350
    • Slingbox PRO-HD
    • Slingbox SOLO

Known issues:

    • Intermittently, with Slingbox PRO-HD/SOLO, when user is in disconnected state (not streaming), and user selects a program from Guide or Gallery, a Connection Error message appears.  In the background, streaming will continue and eventually succeed



Sling Support Team