Help setting home screen for my blind sister-in-law
#1
Hi peeps.

I have Kodi (Libreelec) setup with text to speech for my sister-in-law who is blind.

What I would like to do is set the start screen to show the files stored on a local NAS so she doesn't need to use the menus as she'd just get lost.

What I have on the NAS is a share called "Media" within that folder are two more called "TV" and "Movies". The files show up fine but I would like to set the startup screen to show as if I had pressed "Videos" - "Files" - "Media" once Kodi has loaded. This way she would have two menu items (TV and Movies) which would be simple for her.

Current setup is Pi2, Libreelec V8.2.5, Kodi v17.6

Any help would be great.
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#2
Maybe try a few of the different skins and see if there's one that is customisable and would fit the bill.

Personally I use Amber, but some of the others which are more designed for touch screens (so have larger and more bold designs which might be simpler to navigate) could fit the bill perhaps.

But you could certainly use one of the more customisable skins and then pare everything back except for the options you want above, plus also a quit menu option so that she can exit Kodi when she's finished.
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Moved the thread to the "OS Independent" section, as this is more a generic question/request.
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