You can use this unit to play music files stored on your PC by operating the PC inside your home network. The unit supports remote playback with Windows Media Player 12. To use the remote playback function with Windows Media Player 12, Windows Media Player 12 must be configured in advance.
Using a DLNA-compatible controller (such as an Android application), you can select a music file stored on Windows Media Player 12 and stream to this unit by operating the controller. For information on how to remotely play using the controller, refer to the controller's instruction manual.
1.Turn on your PC and start Windows Media Player 12.
2.In the "Stream" menu, select "Turn on media streaming" to open a dialog box.
If media streaming is already turned on, select "More streaming options..." in the "Stream" menu to list players in the network. Proceed to step 4.
3.Click "Turn on media streaming" to display a list of players in the network.
4.Select this unit in "Media streaming options" and check that it is set to "Allow".
5.Click "OK" to close the dialog box.
6.Open the "Stream" menu and check that "Allow remote control of my Player..." is checked.
1.Turn on the power of the unit.
2.Turn on your PC and start Windows Media Player 12.
3.Select the music file to play with Windows Media Player 12 and right-click.
To remotely play a music file on another server, open the target server from "Other Libraries" and select the music file to play.
4.Select this unit in "Play to" and open the "Play to" window of Windows Media Player 12 to start to playback music file on the unit.
Operations during remote playback are possible from the "Play to" window on the PC. The playback screen is displayed on the TV connected to the HDMI output of the unit. If your PC is running on Windows 8, click "Play to", and then select this unit.
5.Adjust the volume using the volume bar on the "Play to" window.
Some times, the volume displayed on the remote playback window may differ from that appeared on the display of the unit.
When the volume is adjusted from the unit, the value is not reflected in the "Play to" window.
This unit cannot play music files remotely in the following conditions.
–It is using a network service.
–It is playing a music file on a USB storage device.
–"Agree" was not selected in the DISCLAIMER screen that was displayed when the NET input was selected on the unit for the first time.