Please make sure you have FW version 2802.user or higher. It’s necessary to watch HULU on your device.
You can check and update the FW version in the SETTINGS / ABOUT menu.
NOTE: HULU App is in Beta Stage and available for beta testers. Please report any issues you experienced to firstname.lastname@example.org
It only has navigation with pointer available in the HULU App, here is an article showing how to control the pointer with a mobile phone or with CINEMOOD buttons https://support.cinemood.com/pointer-control-with-mobile-phone-and-cinemood-buttons/
How to start
The HULU app is located in the STREAM menu.
How to navigate in the app
You will see the pointer on the screen with every launch of the HULU App. You can control it by DPAD buttons on the top of the projector or with the mobile phone using CINEMOOD App and the remote control in it.
You need a HULU account to watch the content in the app. Please visit www.hulu.com to sign up if you don’t have either.
Please move the pointer to the <Log in> button and click on it.
Enter your email address and move forward with the right bottom key on the keyboard. The focus will move on to the password field. Enter your password to complete the sign-in.
Choose an existing profile or create a new one.
You can see the main menu on the bottom of the screen with HOME, MY STUFF, and ACCOUNT items, SEARCH Icon in the right top corner, СONTENT CATEGORIES on TOP of the screen, and the CONTENT items in the center of the screen - usually 2 items per row.
To activate any item you have to place the hand pointer on it and click.
To scroll in CATEGORIES please place the pointer on the CATEGORIES line and use scroll to move right and left.
And use the scroll to scroll content UP or DOWN in the content items area.
Press the STAR button to go BACK or exit from HULU App.
To play content immediately you can use the play button on the content item or go to details by clicking on the Title or Content Image.
You can play content from the details as well by clicking on the WATCH button.
Here you can also like or dislike the content or add it to My Stuff (This is just Favorites or not downloadable content)
You will see the splash screen while content is loading.
There are 2 methods to control the player. The default one is 5 buttons -
UP / DOWN - Volume Control
LEFT / RIGHT - 10 secs backward or forward
CENTER - Exit from the player
Also, you can activate the pointer by holding the CENTRAL button for 2-3 sec.
You can click on the timeline with the pointer or open additional settings - subtitles or audio language if applicable. To turn the pointer mode off just press & hold the CENTRAL Button again for a 2-3 sec.
We found some issues in the HULU App and reported it to the developers. Here are some issues we’ve been experiencing:
- Vertical green lines across the screen - can be frequently visible on the screen during watching content.
- Video freeze can appear during the series switch or after advertisement content. You have to exit from the player and launch it again. It rare appear.