MMRemote4 (for MediaMonkey 4)

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About this app

Have you ever found yourself a couple of feet away from your computer, tired of the currently playing song, but too lazy to actually get up and change it? Fear not, with the MMRemote, this is history!

- Needs the server application on your computer, read more below or here:
- This is for MediaMonkey 4 (four). The app for MediaMonkey 5 can be found by searching the store for MMRemote5.
- I am just a single hobby developer, and have no affiliation with the MediaMonkey team.

This is a remote client for the media player MediaMonkey 4 for Windows. In order to use this app, you obviously need MediaMonkey 4 itself, but you also need the MMRemote4 server installed on your computer. This is a free Windows application that can be downloaded from

Have you found a BUG? Please contact me on my e-mail to tell me about it, and I'll do what I can to help you. My e-mail is located at the bottom of this page.

- Works with MediaMonkey 4 (both free and gold).
- Display track details of currently playing song.
- Quick access to detailed information about any track
- All normal playback functions
- Manipulate the 'Now Playing' list in any way you want.
- Browse your music library using most of the categories from MediaMonkey, and play anything you want.
- Browse your playlists (both manual and auto playlists), and play entire lists or selected songs.
- Control the sound volume of both MediaMonkey and Windows itself (including mute), and override the devices hardware volume buttons if you so wish.
- Rate your songs (with support for half stars).

You get these additional features if you donate to support the development:
- Widget (now with rating)
- Permanent notification
- Computer menu
- Lock screen controls
- Lyrics
- Homescreen shortcuts

If you have any problems, please do not hesitate to contact me using the e-mail on this page.

Vote for new features here!

Known issues:
- Can't control system volume on Windows XP machines (MediaMonkey volume can still be controlled, though).
- Some Windows 7 computers have problems with browsing the library from the remote.
- People with huge playlists should deactivate "Send album arts" in the server to reduce memory usage. Working on a fix.
Updated on
Oct 25, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
App info and performance and Device or other IDs
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

889 reviews
A Google user
December 10, 2019
Love it, but a little glitchy. The free version does what I want and need it to do and it works great most of the time, but unfortunately it loses sync almost every time I use it. Sample: I'll adjust the volume, then try to readjust and get an error message the app can't find the server. I am a big fan of Media Monkey, and hope this clears up.
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August 17, 2023
Fantastic remote, worth every cent I paid. The look of the app is a bit outdated but the functionality of it is top drawer. Does everything I want from a remote plus a whole lot more.
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A Google user
July 26, 2019
AWESOME! I'm stoked about this app. It is so cool to be able to access ALL of my music on my computer from my phone! Set up was easy and it works flawlessly. You can even make it so volume decreases automatically when you get a phone call and then goes back once you hang up. Best part is it's free! Thank you so much!!!
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What's new

Fixed various bugs and crashes.
Improved messages when something goes wrong.