The process of delivering audio from a server to a client, different from the download in that the client is able to hear audio while it's being downloaded.

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Stream music from XBMC to iTunes over local network

I'm looking for a simple way to get iTunes to either: See a remote directory as part of its library. I store my music on my server (locally), but would want to listen to it from my mac through ...
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Audio out on Linux to play on Windows

I have a Windows 7 computer I use for gaming, and a Linux machine I use for everything else. Everything else is relatively easy to switch (one plug for keyboard/mouse, and the linux box uses VGA while ...
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Will audio lag behind video when streaming over bluetooth?

I'm contemplating buying a bluetooth enabled speaker set for main use with my computer. What got me worried is if there is any delay when sending audio over bluetooth? For listening to music it should ...
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Streaming audio to headless linux box

I have a dual boot (Win 7 + Ubuntu) PC connected via wifi with my music collection on a local HDD. I usually use Rhythmbox on Ubuntu or Winamp on Windows to listen to my music but I'll change if I ...
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Automatically detect blips (noise spikes, abrupt endings, etc) in music files

Is there anything out there that will scan a music file and report on whether or not there are problems with blips in the audio? These blips would essentially be any noise that would cause you to ...
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Play a sound over the microphone stream?

This is not to spam someone. My friend wants to hear something over my microphone while retaining the quality (obviously playing it through my microphone using speakers would sound horrible). Is ...
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How is it called when audio streaming “freezes” or “stucks”?

How is it called when streaming (e.g. FireWire streaming) of video or audio stucks (or freezes) after about 10 minutes and I need to reset the streaming process (or reset the FireWire bus) to make it ...
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How can I send audio from a Linux box to a Mac?

I have a Mac mini connected to my TV and sound system. I would like to use it as an audio 'server' in the sense that it will receive network audio and play it to the speakers. My client is a Linux ...
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How do I change the bit depth in FFmpeg?

I need FFmpeg to grab an audio feed and reencode it to 16-Bit FLAC. How do I force a 16-Bit FLAC output? ./ffmpeg -i http://7359.live.streamtheworld.com:80/CONTINENTALAAC_SC -vn -ac 1 -ar 16000 ...
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Stream any audio (NOT FILES) from my PC to WDTV Live?

I have a Windows 7 pc in a LAN which includes a WDTV Live. The pc is connected to the LAN via powerline, if that's of any significance. I'm currently using Serviio to stream files from my pc to the ...
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What kind of server specs are needed for streaming audio from a web server? [closed]

I am working on a podcast website right now and am wondering if someone can help me out with some numbers for server load. Right now I have a cheap server from Digital Ocean: 512MBMemory 1 ...
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About soundcloud.com [closed]

If I upload some sound to my account on soundcloud and copyright holder don't allow to download their music for free... What next? The sound will be deleted? Like these new music albums that I buy ...
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Why do video streaming services buffer when I plug in my headphones?

I've noticed while using Netflix, Xbox Video, and Amazon, when I plug in my headphones the video will buffer as if the audio output change affects the streaming services. Can anyone explain why this ...
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Listen to multiple RTSP Streams

I plan on having multiple RTSP streaming servers on the same network: rtsp://192.168.1.2 rtsp://192.168.1.3 rtsp://192.168.1.x Is there any way I can listen to all of them in Windows 7 at the same ...
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Two different speakers setup

I have two different speakers, and they are different brands. They both work on my desktop. I can plug both of them in but the sound only comes out of the one I set to default through Playback ...
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Can Audio Channels Be Normalized?

What can be done in a situation where left/right channel sounds louder then opposite channel? I know that songs' volume can be normalized, but can normalization also be performed on channel/s?
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How to use two headsets on one sound card

I have two headsets (so headphone + microphone) and I would like to use both of them at the same time on my laptop. Is it possible to use two Y-connectors, one for sound and one for audio-streaming? ...
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Is it possible to stream live audio/video safe from duplication/copying?

What I'd like to do is play an audio file exactly once and then it should not be possible to play it again. Is there such a file format or function? The scenarios I had was 1) Some famous music group ...
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rtmpdump producing corrupt MP3 files

Out of all the music players I have, only Windows Media Player is able to play my .mp3 file produced from an rtmpdump of a audio stream. All my other media players, even VLC player are unable to ...
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Split audio feed using FFmpeg

I'm trying to save an audio (or video) feed to local using FFmpeg. Here are the command and arguments that I'm using. ffmpeg -i http://7359.live.streamtheworld.com:80/CONTINENTALAAC_SC -vn -ar 22050 ...
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Why doesn't Opera play Last.fm? How can I get it to work?

How can I get Opera to play Last.fm? http://www.last.fm/listen/globaltags/feel%20good I'm using version 12.02, Windows XP. Opera/9.80 (Windows NT 5.1; U; en) Presto/2.10.289 Version/12.02 ...
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how to control Audio output on windows 7

I have connected HDMI screen to my Win7 laptop. I want to listen to the music through my headphones. Whenever HDMI is on the Audio goes also to the HDMI screen. Can not find a way to control where the ...
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How to get media info with PHP? [closed]

I have several movies with "mov" and "mkv" extensions on my server and I want to get media info like size, time, audio streams, video streams etc. via PHP. Is it possible?
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DVR card: Streaming audio through BNC connection?

I would like to live stream video/audio from a source that uses BNC connector out, and I'm having trouble identifying what kind of DVR/video capture card I would need so that I could stream both video ...
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Direct left channel to right one due to left headphone not working

My left headphone is no longer working. Is there an easy way to direct the left channel to the right one so that both channels stream through only the right headphone? Muting the left side doesn't ...
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Conversion from Nmf to wav using Nice media player commandline modes

I have nice media format(nmf) file on my local drive i want to convert it back to wav.I have Nice media player anybody know how to convert nmf wav via commandline?
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Itunes 12 rebuffers stream too much during playback

iTunes 12; if there's a cache size option its not where it used to be (Pref -> Adv) my itunes library is stored on an external USB3 drive so i don't think that's the issue either. its not my ...
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streaming audio to another machine on demand (linux)

tl;dr how to reliably stream audio on demand between 2 linux machines over the network on demand? Hello, sometimes I want to play something from my laptop through the bigger speakers of home sound ...
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How do I connect to a Dedicated Server aside from using RDC?

I'm in a bit of a pickle. I need to connect to a Dedicated Server that I have just purchased to stream some video/audio content. The server has an on-board sound card, I confirmed that before ...
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Trying to remove 1152 samples, but the queue is empty

I am streaming mp3 files,using this command : ffmpeg -re -i 'INPUT.mp3' -map_metadata -1 -map 0:0 URL I create a loop which stream files,and there is no problem with reviving stream,just from ...
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Overhead in ffmpeg

I am streaming mp3 files,I use libmp3lame for audio codec,there is 2 condition, 1- ffmpeg + nginx rtmp module 2- ffmpeg + ffserver when music is over,in first condition I get 3.8% overhead and with ...
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Why does plugging headphones in cause Netflix to re-buffer the video feed completely?

I noticed that any time I'm watching Netflix (iOS, Windows8, OSX), and I plug in headphones, the video feed stops and buffers all the way from 0%. Why?
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Microphone issue in audio streaming using FFMPEG

I executed the command ffmpeg -list_devices true -f dshow -i dummy to find out that the audio device is Realtek HD Audio Input. But executing the command ffmpeg -f dshow -i ...
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How to stream computer audio in Live Meeting?

I am struggling with Live Meeting. I need to stream some prerecorded audio and video fragments and I don't want to share them as files. I was so disappointed to find out that LiveMeeting does not ...
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Nokia/Sony Ericsson 3.5 headphone on Toshiba PC

I've a Sony Ericsson headphone, when I put it on a acer PC, it work nice, the stereo and all. But when I put it on a Toshiba PC (I've test this in 4 different model), If you half plug it, you get a ...
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Software emulating audio out

Is there any software that can work in the following scenario. Install a "playback" device that grabs audio from a program producing audio For example: I am streaming to Twitch.tv using OBS and I ...
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Certain actions in Terminal.app in OS X cause noise in audio/video streaming

If I'm listening to something in Pandora or YouTube, and I'm in Terminal.app in OS X 10.7.5, if I use the up arrow to scroll through bash command history, then that works fine with no noises. But, if ...
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Playing music through skype with a USB headset

I want to be able to play music through skype and listen to it at the same time, aswell as talk and hear others but i dont want any echo as i tried a process bu it ended up with everyone hearing an ...
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Why are WMP playlists incomplete when streamed over network?

My DLNA receiver (Marantz 1602) does not display all items from my Windows Media Player (v12.0.7601.17514) playlists. Some playlists show all, some show only a few, some show none. This applies to ...
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Windows 7 64-bit Won't Stream RM Files

One of our clients is running Windows 7 64-bit and needs to stream RM files for his job. Specifically he is trying to access files from the Oregon Legislature website: ...
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How to keep bluetooth speakers turned on while paying music from a PC?

How do I keep my Bluetooth speakers (JBL SB200) turned on while playing music (Spotify) from a PC running Windows 8? They keep turning off after about 15 minutes. However, they work fine (don't turn ...
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Stream Playback Error?

When listening to a radio station, such as http://www.wgst.com, sometimes after a while I get a modal error box with a "Stream Playback Error"allowing only an OK response. What causes this and how can ...
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Software to mix Pandora stream with my MP3 library

Title basically says it all, but let me explain the situation a little more... I'm helping a family member with the music at her wedding this summer. I'd like to be able to set up a few playlists ...
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IP based public addressing system

We are trying to create an IP based PA system for my institution. Our first hunch is to use an asterisk server with clients in auto-answer mode. Is there any better method, or a more apt open source ...
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How can I redirect audio over network?

I'm using an Ubuntu box, I need to redirect all audio stream from my local sound card over my network. This audio stream has to be played on a remote computer. How can I do it?
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Setup for streaming sound from laptop to amp (RCA connector) via wireless network

I'd like to use my quality speakers as wireless speakers for my laptop, i.e. get all sound output of my laptop to my amplifier without any cables, preferably without having to plug anything into the ...
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Can you sync a livestream (audio/video) to a live TV broadcast?

Does anyone know of a way to sync a livestream to a live Television broadcast? Since most people watch TV via DVR and the networks have delays built in as well is it possible to sync a livestream to ...
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PC outgoing sound to a cellphone input

Instead of putting a cell phone near a PC speaker : Is there a way to stream outgoing sound from PC (the so called Stereo Mix in Windows) to a cell phone input (an iPhone for example) and then to a ...
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Free RTMP audio player

Does anyone know any free RTMP audio player? I could find several video players, but not for audio.
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How to use two audio outputs simultaneously on Windows 7?

Is there a way to use the audio line out from the motherboard (or and sound card) and also to signal audio out to a pair of smaller speakers which are connected via USB at the same time. Windows only ...