Note: This feature is in Beta and only supported on Windows, Linux, Raspberry Pi platforms.
It can be useful to split up your screens with part of Live TV and part display other information.
Here's how it works:
You will need a USB video capture device like this one and plugged into your Windows, Raspberry Pi box, and connect your TV set top box HDMI cable to the USB capture device.
Make sure you are running the latest version of OptiSigns Player on that box (minimum required version is 4.2.15)
Then go to https://beta.optisigns.com.
Click Files/Assets -> Apps
Then find the Live TV app:
Give it a name & click Save
Then you can put this TV app in a Playlist or a Zone of your SplitScreen.
Troubleshooting common problems:
1) Make sure your USB device is working and showing content in other apps like OBS Streaming.
2) Troubleshoot, change video, audio sources by go to OptiSigns Player's side menu select Live TV input sources.
And select the correct input source.