Material skin for SlimServer (Logitech Media Server)
- Mobile and desktop layouts
- Browse local library - Artists, Album Artists (if not set for single list), Genres, Playlists, Years, Composers, etc.
- Add random albums of artist, genre, or year
- Browse Radio, Favourites, and Apps
- Add, delete, and rename favourites
- Add, delete, and rename playlists
- Now playing
- Play queue with drag'n'drop editing
- UI settings; dark theme, album sort, auto scroll play queue
- Player settings; crossfade, replay gain, don't stop the music, alarms
- Sync support
- Info dialog to show stats, and re-scan music
- Manage players; control volume, play/pause, show current track
- Group player control; add, edit, delete
- Pin apps, etc, to main screen
- Swipe left/right to change views with mobile layout
Using LMS GUI:
- Open the LMS web page (e.g.
- Click on Settings
- Select the Plugins tab
- At bottom of the page add the repo URL:
- Install the plugin and enable as usual
Copy (or symlink) the
MaterialSkin directory into the server's
- Access the skin through
- Select "Add to Home screen" on your device, if supported.
Selecting mobile or desktop
The skin should automatically choose mobile or desktop layouts, but you may also force one or the other.
http://<yourserver>:9000/material/mobilewill force mobile layout
http://<yourserver>:9000/material/desktopwill force desktop layout
The skin may be installed on a machine separate to LMS. Currently this is how it's developed. e.g.
- cd in the
- Start python's simple HTTP server - e.g.
python -m SimpleHTTPServer
- Access on localhost via
192.168.0.1with the IP address of the LMS server)