Remote Command Center Events

Set up the remote command center to handle media player events.


Setting up the Remote Event Handler

Becoming a Now Playable App

Ensure your app is eligible to become the “Now Playing” app by adopting best practices for providing Now Playing Info and registering for Remote Command Center actions.


An object that responds to remote control events sent by external accessories and system controls.


An object that responds to remote command events.


A description of a command sent by an external media player.

See Also

External Player and System Event Handling

Handling External Player Events Notifications

Handle events for external media players.

Track Navigation Events

Respond to requests to change what part of a media item is played.

Media Playback Mode Events

Respond to changes in how media items are played.

Feedback and Rating Events

Respond to incoming feedback and rating events.