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#21 pir8radio OFFLINE  

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Posted 12 August 2016 - 08:08 PM

And/Or...  erherm...  A text message to the users....    Kind of like this suggestion...   ;)

http://emby.media/co...+message +users


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Posted 15 August 2016 - 10:20 AM

And/Or...  erherm...  A text message to the users....    Kind of like this suggestion...   ;)

http://emby.media/co...+message +users

 

Definitely... never saw that thread before. Thanks for the link.



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Posted 21 January 2018 - 03:20 PM

Ditto, and this should be fairly trivial frankly:

 

KISS - An optional MOTD on both the User login screen and the Home page, and possibly a full maintenance down option



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Posted 25 August 2018 - 07:04 AM

Is there any progression on this topic?

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Posted 25 August 2018 - 09:05 AM

This is a good idea but it isn't as trivial as you may think.

 

Many parts of the system do not go through a login screen to access the services...



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Posted 25 August 2018 - 12:06 PM

I found a simple way well kinda - what I have done is set up a folder on c drive with nothing in it except a jpeg with whatever message i want to send out - when i'm doing work on my movie/TV (whatever files) I remove them from the server and place the message folder in .. yea its a little work but at the least I don't call all my family lol... I have been looking at setting a 2nd server with all the same settings but no library - when i'm ready to work on the "real" server Ill take the server off line and turn on the message server.. not the best way of doing things but it works for me.. and the best part the family thinks i'm a genus well sort of..

 

Please be kind when you blow my system apart :-) 

 

 

This is all I do (it's just my parents mind you). I let them know ahead of time if there are any important messages. Additionally, maybe it's possible to set this to play in Cinema Mode prior to them watching anything? I also have simple instructions for them on how to use playlists etc. Of course, this doesn't work on sudden problems that don't work if Emby is down altogether.  This was just my simple workaround for it.  







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