A Beginners Guide to Setting up Xlobby
By Jowaldo

 

Overview
General
Basic
Skins and Resolution
File Types
Misc



Overview

This guide is intended for setting up the basic and most commonly used portions of Xlobby, and does not cover things that change drastically by skin or user.

There are various steps required for a fully functional Xlobby.  You may be able to skip some steps depending on the features you want to use.  For example if you do not use music, you can skip the winamp section of this guide.

There is one required step however that must be done before xlobby is ran.

Download Xlobby:

Run Xlobby:


 

General
 

When you are done you should see something like this:


 

Basic

Importing Music, Pictures, and Movies

Before you can view any of your media you must "import" them into xlobby.  Doing this and how you do this creates a database which is a key part of how Xlobby operates.  There are many ways to do this, but in this guide we will cover just the basic way of doing this.


 

Skins and Resolution


 

File Types

Setting up File Types can be very simple or very complex depending on your needs.  This section of Xlobby overrides any associations set in Windows.  Due to the wide variety of programs that can be used, this guide will cover how to set up Zoomplayer for playing movies.


 

Misc

That's it for this guide... Remember to check the documentation page and the forums for anything not covered here.