Media Player Classic Remote for PC

Control Media Player Classic Home Cinema without getting up!

Published by  Skovvart
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About Media Player Classic Remote For PC

Download Media Player Classic Remote for PC or MAC and run the app on big screens to enjoy a better user experience. Below you will find the info on Media Player Classic Remote and steps on how to install Media Player Classic Remote on PC and download links to all the available versions of Media Player Classic Remote.

Media Player Classic Remote lets you control Media Player Classic Home Cinema (MPC-HC) without getting up. It utilizes the built-in web interface of Media Player Classic to control the program.

Note: This goal will only ever aim to support the most recent version of Media Player Classic. If you're having issues, make sure that MPC-HC is updated. This can be done through Help -> Check for updates in MPC-HC.

It works both for mobile and tablet devices. You can control the playback from the app, from the notification-area or from the lock-screen. You also have access to all the files your computer can access, including local files but also local servers and media centers.

•  Full control of playback, audio and full screen-state
•  File-browser that allows for network-locations as well as allowing you to save often used favorite folder-locations
•  Lock-screen playback controls
•  Notification playback controls
•  Automatic scanner that helps find the computer running MPC-HC

To use the app, Media Player Classic Home Cinema must be installed and running on your computer and the web interface has to be enabled.
To enable the web interface in MPC-HC, go to Options (View->Options) -> Player -> Web Interface and make sure that "Listen on port" is ticked and that "Allow access from localhost only" is NOT ticked.
After this, make sure your device is on the same network as the server and configure the server settings in the app and configure it to match your server. After this you should be good to go!

You're very welcome to contact me if there's features you're missing or if you experience any errors or deficiencies. If you liked the app, feel free to share it with your friends!

How to Install Media Player Classic Remote on Windows PC or MAC

Below are few easy instructions to download and install Media Player Classic Remote on PC and you can follow the same if you have a MAC. We will be using an Android emulator for this process. Several good Android emulators on the internet let you emulate an Android device and run Android applications. You can install an Android app on to emulator via .apk file or from Google Play Store, if you would like to skip logging in to Google first option works best.

  • Select an Android emulator that works best for your Windows or MAC.
  • Download and install the emulator on your computer.
  • Open the emulator and login to Google to access Google Play Store or you can skip this step if you prefer.
  • In case you skipped the previous step, download Media Player Classic Remote APK from the download links below.
  • Open the emulator to drag and drop the apk file which should initiate the app install process.
  • Once the installation is complete you can run Media Player Classic Remote on your PC or MAC.

Happy gaming in case you are playing Android games on PC.