Tips and Tricks

Another backup method…

After software version 4.1.9, an incremental backup method was introduced. However, the Olive 4 software stopped at 4.1.9. So therefore, with every backup, all data was copied. That could last more than 24 hours, so Franck “frolic” and Marc “Mumsoft” at the AVSforum came up with the following method based […]

Internet Down?

Every now and then, Olive internet connection turns from white to amber even thought internet is available. As a result, Internet Radio is disabled. The reason for this is that Olive does a check if the website is available. If the website is not available, bad luck, no internet… […]

SSH to Olive

If you don’t know what SSH is and how to use it, it is best not to even start reading… Ok, then.. SSH is a method to access the internals of the Olive (or any other linux machine). Via a program like Putty or WinSCP, the Olive can be connected […]


Who or what is Olive? Olive Media Inc.® is a U.S. based company that develops and sells Hifi digital Music Systems. They are now focussing on the Olive One product but this site is just about the Olive 2, 4, 3HD (all three owned or still own) or 4HD, 5HD […]