Mac

Connecting to a Mac

  • Start the 'System Preferences' App.
  • Select 'Sharing'.
  • From the 'Service' list on the left, ensure that 'File Sharing' is ticked (see 1 on screenshot).
  • Under the 'Shared Folders' list, click +
  • Choose a folder to share and click 'Add'.
  • Click the "Options" button (see 2 on screenshot).
Screenshot 1

Log in and connect

Ensure that "Share files and folders using SMB" is enabled, because FileBrowser TV only uses SMB.

Make sure your account name is ticked - labelled C in the screenshot.

When FileBrowser TV asks for a login, this is the one to use.

Screenshot 2

Available on the Apple TV App Store

Search for 'filebrowser'.