FAQ hba piControl

I can not select my receiver type, is my receiver supported?

The list of supported receivers is constantly updated. Leave the entry under Settings initially empty. The app then automatically tries to detect the receiver. Please send us the missing receiver type by mail, we will add the type.

I can build up no connection to the receiver, where is the error?

Make sure that the tablet or the PC always has a connection to the Internet. Enter the IP address of the receiver in Settings. How do you find the IP address, describes the manual.

Is the receiver detected automatically or do I have to specify the IP address?

If DNS is enabled on the network, the receiver is automatically detected. However, this may take several minutes.

I can select the input device (Tuner, DVD, BD, iPod, ...), but changing the volume does not work, what is the cause?

A selection of receivers has a special command set. With selection of the receiver type in Settings, the app recognizes this and provides to the instruction set. If your receiver is not included in the selection, please send us a mail.

After return from standby I have no connection to the receiver, what can I do?

In normal operation the app has a permanently connection to the Receiver. With enters standby mode, this is interrupted. After resumption to active operation, the connection should be established automatically. Depending on the hardware platform and network drivers, this may take several minutes. If the connection is not activated after a longer period, please send us a mail.

An important feature is not supported, it is possible to supplement this?

Please send us a mail, we look forward to your request.

Is the app free?

The basic functions of the app are free. The functions of iPod and Home Media Control can be tested for 30 days free of charge, the functions can be unlocked again after this period to a charge of 1.99 USD / 1,69 EUR .

How do I unlock Home Media Control iPod functions?

The basic functions of the app are free. The functions of iPod and Home Media Control can be tested for 30 days free of charge, the functions can be unlocked again after this period to a charge of 1.99 USD / 1,69 EUR . The dialog for activation is automatically activated.

I would like to use the app in my language, is this possible?

Yes, this is possible, please send us a mail. You will then receive all interface texts to translate into your language.

If I execute a certain function, it shows a strange behavior, what is the cause?

The app tries to support all possible receivers. Pioneer provides different command sets, depending on the receiver. Maybe the app in conjunction with your receiver does not respond correctly.
At the bottom of the window for settings you can enable a log / trace function. You will then be prompted for a location for a log file. Repeat the failure situation and send us the log file by mail.