Grace Digital – Remote Control
By Grace Digital Audio Inc
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New Features added to version 3.0:
General bugs fixes and added enhanced functionality for Grace Radios that have service pack V266 or greater.
Features added for radios with software versions (service packs) greater than V266 are:
- Song meta data for Sirius, Pandora, iheartradio and numerous internet radio stations
- Enhanced alarm functionality
- Ability to set sleep timer
- Ability to pause Pandora
To find your radio’s service pack please go to your radio’s ‘settings’ menu than ‘version’ then scroll until you see ‘service pack’.
Allow your iPhoneTM or iPod R touch to control your Grace Digital Internet Radio from anywhere around your home.
The Grace Digital remote control application allows you to go
where no IR remote has gone before. Control 1 or more of
your Grace Digital Internet radios from your iPhone™ or
iPod® touch. Change the volume of your radio, turn the
radio on / off, play or change your radio’s presets and see Pandora album art.
Listen to any station on any radio in any room of your house.
Play one of our 17,000 radio stations from your local town to
Stations around the world like the BBC, NPR, Live365,
to your favorite podcast from BlogTalkRadio. You can even
view album art from Pandora and thumbs up or down a song.
- Control your radio’s function from your iPhone™ or
- Turn the radio on / off
- Increase / decrease or mute the radio’s volume
- Mute or un-mute all Grace radios on your home network.
- Play or change a preset or your my stuff folder
- Search for stations
- Control one or more Grace Digital Internet radios
- Set any of the 5 different Alarms on the radio
- Play, cue and add media server songs on a Grace Radio
The Grace iPhone application requires that your radio has service pack version V257-a-865-a-349 or higher.
On the Grace Internet radio menu please choose 'settings', then 'upgrade radio' then choose 'yes'. Please do not unplug your radio during the upgrade.
What's New in Version 3.0.5
Updated app fixes bugs and adds sleep timer functionality
Works... Read on for remote connection issues
I, as others had the same issue with the app not detecting the unit. First option to try is always reboot your phone if a hardware device does not recognize the software app. After rebooting and opening the app, it connected within a second and works well. If rebooting your phone does not work, uninstall the grace remote app, reinstall, reboot phone. Good to go. The function buttons could be larger as others have mentioned. IE: volume, play/pause. All functions response instantaneously with Grace device a few feet away in kitchen and wifi installed in basement.
Grace Remote Control App Works!
I am puzzled by the reviewers who could not get this app to work or connect to their Grace radio. I successfully connected to both an iPhone 4S and an iPad Air in less than five minutes.
Once connected, the app worked great as a remote to our Grace Internet radio. Also, the remote app provides additional features such as album images and additional album/artist information.
I think this remote app works great and I recommend it to other Grace radio owners.
Does not work = 0 stars
No matter what you do it does not work. Factory reset radio, uninstall and reinstall app, assign static IP, doesn't matter. Called them and they media rely said they knew and we're working on an update and that they had changed developers but nothing on when update will occur. I would return my radio if I could. They should not be selling network radios with a remote app as a main feature when said app does not function. Lastly squeezebox radios app would allow network config through app this app when it worked had limited to no configuration capability. Now you cannot access anything in the app as it just perpetually searches for radios never succeeding and never timing out. Zero!
- Category: Music
- Updated: May 07, 2014
- Version: 3.0.5
- Size: 4.4 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Grace Digital Inc.
- © 2009 Howard Abrams and Grace Digital
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.