How To Reconfigure A ShowCTRLMP

This article shows how to reconfigure a ShowCTRLMP

When a ShowCTRLMP is returned or needs to be reused (especially if it needs to be converted from a Production unit to a Staging unit or vice versa), the following steps will ensure success.

 

If you want the unit to become a Production unit, go to Manage/Devices and select the device. 

 

Click Configure

 

Click Save ENV & Download Installer

 

Place the file onto a USB drive and connect to the computer.

 

Power on the computer. When the current device's browser begins, Ctrl+Q to exit browser.

 

In the Search bar at the bottom of the screen, enter Powershell.

 

Right-click on the Window PowerShell app and click 'Run as Administrator'.

 

Within the PowerShell, enter:

 

Get-Process -Name 'powershell','ruby','node','redis-server' | Stop-Process -Force

 

After it's finished, enter:

 

Remove-Item -Recurse -Force $HOME/if-html-media-player;Remove-Item -Recurse -Force $HOME/shared;Disable-ScheduledTask -TaskName ShowCTRLMP;Disable-ScheduledTask -TaskName nightly-reboot

 

After it's finished, click on Windows Explorer at the bottom of the screen.

 

Find the installer file on the USB drive. Right-click on it and 'Run as Administator'. 

 

Follow the instructions until the unit as rebooted twice. The device should be ready to use as the new device.