Please make sure you have FW version 2785.user or higher. It’s necessary to watch YouTube Kids on your device.
You can check and update the FW version in the SETTINGS / ABOUT menu. (How to update the CINEMOOD OS here)
How to start.
YouTube Kids App is located in the STREAM menu
First launch - Help Notification
You will see YouTube Kids splash screen
And Welcome Screen with Help overlay a bit later.
This is the Help Notification. It provides information on how to open an additional menu. It will appear every time you launch the app and disappear after a while. You can press the LEFT button to close it forever.
How to navigate in the app
You can navigate in the YouTube Kids app using DPAD buttons on the top of your CINEMOOD device. The LEFT / RIGHT / UP / DOWN buttons select the active item on the screen, and the Center Button - the action button.
Also, if you press and hold the Central Button for about 2 seconds, an additional menu will appear. You can control the volume and close the application there.
To return to the previous screen, use the * button located on the right side of your CINEMOOD (next to the focus adjustment buttons).
First Launch - Sign In
YouTube Kids and CINEMOOD care about the content that will be shown to your children. The application has the ability to create profiles for different ages of children and upload profiles that are already in your YouTube account.
Let's consider how to log in using your YouTube account -
First, press the Center Button and go to the next screen
Next, enter your year of birth - this is a confirmation that the parents are doing the first launch
Then you will be able to sign in or run the application without authorization
Next choose SIGN IN. To sign in to your account, you need a phone or computer with the Internet - just open the kids.youtube.com/activate page and enter the code on the screen.
YouTube Kids on the CINEMOOD will automatically sign in and load the child's profile.
Now you can open additional settings or go further by selecting a profile.
If you are not signed in to your account, the child will not be able to access previously blocked content.
Launch without authorization.
It is also possible to run the application without signing in your account
In this case, you must agree with the information for parents
Select a child's profile
And turn search on or off
YouTube Kids Menu
The application menu is a selection of content. At the top are the categories - Recommended / Move / Shows / Music / Explore. If you haven't viewed anything yet, the Recommended category may not be visible. To select categories, profile content, search and settings, press the UP button. You will see that the active element is highlighted. In the picture below, these are Recommended. To move Left / Right, use the same buttons. To return to the content menu, press the DOWN button. Press the Central Button to select content and start the player.
After starting the content, you can open the playback menu by pressing any button, to adjust the volume, press and hold the Center button and select the desired item in the menu that opens.
To exit the play press the * button on the right side of your CINEMOOD or select the Home button in the player menu.
In the player menu, you can also scroll the content forward and backward, review content, or block the content.
It is also possible to quickly switch between similar content, just press the DOWN button and go to the content selection.
This menu will disappear after a couple of seconds.
In the settings, parents can add a password for access, manage an account and perform other settings. To access the settings, you need to solve a simple problem or enter the code if it was set earlier.
If you are signed in, then most of the profile settings are available only through the phone or the YouTube Kids website.
Close the app
You can exit the application anywhere by pressing and holding the Center Button for about 2 seconds, then select “Close App” from the additional menu.
Another method is to press the * button in the main menu and select YES.