A Channel is a way to update dynamically applications on your robot.

Subscribing to a Channel, ensures the applications you need are automatically added, updated, and removed when necessary.


Follow the following steps to subscribe to a channel :


Pre-requisite: make sure you are the owner of the SoftBank Robotics robot.


  • On the NAO Apps Store, choose CHANNELS.
For further details, see:


  • Click theplus_btnplus button of the Channel you want to subscribe to.





  • The background becomes green.


  • As soon as your NAO is turned on and connected, the Channel will automatically update the last release of the applications and resources included in the Channel.


  • The application will be installed at the next robot update.

For further details, see: Updating your NAO.