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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Which lossless audio format should I use when storing them on my NAS?

I have started a project of ripping my big collection of CDs and storing them on my NAS. Since I care for audio quality I have decided to store them in a lossless format. Right now I have tried to use ...
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How can I play .ram audio files without installing the Real Audio Player?

I want to listen to an audio file on this BBC French language learning site. However, the problem is that the audio file is a .ram file and from experience I don't want to install the Real Audio ...
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DTS to AC3 conversion for LG TV using mediatomb DLNA server

I want to convert a MKV video file containing DTS audio to a stream with AC3 audio. I want to pass this resulting stream to mediatomb's transcoding feature. Mediatomb will transfer the stream via DLNA ...
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Why is VLC lagging when playing MP3 files over my LAN?

I'm using VLC 1.1.7 on Mac OS X 10.6.8 for listening to MP3s stored on my NAS, which is a QNAP device. My MacBook Pro is connected via Gigabit LAN over a Linksys WRT-610N router. Problem: Every file ...
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Is there a way to see all web connections your mac has made? ip and ports?

I'm trying to find out what the exact connection my mac is connected to when i stream radio from http://www.talksport.co.uk/radio/listen-live The reason I wanted to find out the exact connection is ...
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FFmpeg: can't capture audio from microphone

I use FFmpeg under Windows 7 to stream live video. There are no problems with the camera, but for some reason I can't capture sound from the microphone (I've tested it, it works fine). I use the ...
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What is the easiest way to record an audio stream at a certain time on a pc?

What is the easiest way to record an audio stream at a certain time on a pc, using Windows? I need to be able to schedule it to start recording at for example 22:00 and stop at 00:00.
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Pandora-like service for private networks

Short Question Does a free or reasonably priced solution exist to setup an audio streaming service like Pandora or better yet an iTunes shared library that operates over a LAN rather than the ...
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Streaming RTMP mixing more sounds

I'm trying to find some software for Windows for mixing sound card output and microphone output and then sending it to the RTMP server. Is there a way to mix the two sound streams not in audio ...
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Transfer sound to remote computer

I have been looking for a while, for solution to a certain problem, with limited success. What I wanted to do is to transfer sound TO remote computer, not from remote computer. I'm looking for a ...
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Streaming audio from Win7 PC to Logitech Revue: Added music but can't find it on Revue

I recently added a Logitech Revue to my Home Theater setup, and so far it has done an excellent job streaming audio and video from my computer... Until I tried to add more media to the computer. In ...
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What software can listen to a Bluetooth audio stream?

I have an android smartphone that streams audio via Bluetooth. I want to play that audio via a PC running Windows Vista. What software would you recommend to install on the PC side?
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Streaming audio-in via WiFi

I've a DJ Setup in one room, and a PC which has an audio-in, now I want in the same WiFi network but another room stream that audio-in with as less latency as possible. I tried shoutcast already, but ...
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Stream the computer audio output (possible video screen too) to a physical device

I'm looking for a solution (software and hardware) that allows me to stream the computer audio and possibly the video too to a device which I can connect to my stereo or TV. I'm not interested in ...
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Stream/record desktop, mic and system output

Im try to stream my desktop, and two audio: system output, and mic. Im using this command, but the audio from my system (hw:0,0) dont hear in output file... avconv \ -f alsa -i pulse \ -f alsa -i ...
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how to record/stream multiple audio output from a single input?

This is the command I am currently using to stream live audio under the Raspbian distro: ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 1 -i hw:1 -ar 44100 -f flv rtmp://10.255.11.53/ The functionality I am looking for is ...
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Drupal 7 media module to replace swftools

I was using the swftools module for a Drupal 6 site. It was nice as you could place tokens of audio or video files in your text editor and it would be converted to a flash object for you when the ...
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Disable bluetooth control dialog from popping up when a track change occurs?

I use a wired set of headphones when I have my laptop docked and connect to my phone using the Bluetooth audio sink in order to play music. This all works great, I just open the device profile and ...
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Finding URL of radio Flash stream

I'm interested in finding the true URL behind a flash player for a radio station. I'd even be happy if tunein.com played it, but I've checked (radio station is there but doesn't play). So I went to ...
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Stream live audio with noise filter in Linux

I need to strip the noise from an audio source, but it needs to happen live. The resulting voice doesn't need to sound perfect, it just can't contain too much noise. I've read up about sox, but it ...
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How to record online radio? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recording Audio from WMP Stream I have this pls files that allows my media player to play this online radio. I would like to record an interval of the stream and save it ...
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How to create a file that tells VLC to start recording a stream?

A PLS file can tell VLC and other players to start playing an online radio. VLC is also capable of recording an audio stream to a file. Currently I tell VLC to do this manually and it requires many ...
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How to stream music from notebook to speakers via wi-fi?

I have a Windows 7 notebook and speakers in some rooms of my house. I'd like to stream music from notebook to speakers over wi-fi or bluetooth. I don't want to use wires between notebook and speakers. ...
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Can I use another computer as a pseudo “sound card”?

I have XBMC set up on a Windows 7 box that runs my whole home theater. The sound is fantastic, and sometimes I'm working on my laptop and would prefer select music there rather than mess around with ...
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Virtual audio device (or stereo mix) to only grab sound from a certain program

I'm trying to use a certain program through my stereo mix and have only that program go through, while being able to retain the sounds from other applications that I'm currently running. Stereo mix as ...
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ffmpeg udp audio livestream

Having trouble getting the following command to stream audio through udp, is there a parameter missing? ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 1 -i hw:1 -ar 44100 -f mpegts udp://10.255.255.255:10000?pkt_size=1316 The ...
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Webcam software for streaming and playing that can be configured

I'm in need of a software that can stream the images coming from a device over the internet (Windows -> Windows) and play it at the other end. I also need to stream audio from it. I'm currently using ...
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Streaming A/V: who gets multiplexed and encoded, where and when?

I was perusing the list of VLC's supported video/audio formats and I realized that I actually know very little about streaming media. When a streaming media feed contains both audio and video, how do ...
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Two audio streams - headphones and speakers

What I want (this is probably hard for most to answer, as this is a very unique setup) is to have two different streams (this means audio splitter is not an option, as it will still only be one ...
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Headphone-Only Party: Technical Considerations? [closed]

I have a robust Macbook Pro and a Netgear RangeMax Wireless-N 150 Router. I plan to have a headphone-only party: I will stream music over Wifi using Airfoil (or something). Will this setup work? Do ...
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Audio stream from secondary computer

What is the simplest/best way to get the audio from my desktop to output on my laptop? I have two computers at work, a laptop and a desktop. While I'm at work I have to use both machines ...
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Is there any problem opening 300MB+ audio files on Windows?

I just recorded about 6 hours of AAC streaming into a file, resulting in 300 MB approximately. The file doesn't play. I wonder if there was any problem with the file format and content, or it is just ...
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Stream from Windows Media Player to linux

I'm trying to setup my Pi running Debian Wheezy to play music coming from any computer on the network using the Play to feature of the Windows Media player. The Pi is running headless, so a terminal ...
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How can I record an RTMP stream in real time?

How can I record an RTMP stream (Adobe Flash video and audio) which is currently playing, as-is? I have a very long video which can't be downloaded by any downloader I tested. So I want to scroll it ...
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Stereo Mix does not work

Stereo Mix no longer seems to work on my computer -- it did once in windows xp, but now I am unable to receive any sort of audio from it. When trying to record it with programs such as Virtual Audio ...
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View video on Screen while listen audio in android

Is it possible to stream all pc audio throug mpd, raop, UPnP or something like? I want to play video on a big screen far from where I'm sitting and be able to hear the audio Streamed trough my phone.
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FFmpeg/avconv - non-blocking live audio input?

I'm using avconv/FFmpeg to parse a video feed and an audio feed into a broadcast stream. Currently, it gets its audio information via UDP with the options -f wav -ac 1 -i udp://localhost:6613, since ...
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Using VLC as Audio RTP Server

I am trying to Stream Audio file from VLC with SDP file option. At the Client VLC - it seems to listen the stream as there was no port unreachable ICMP messages in wireshark. But it does not seem to ...
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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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Is there a webinar / conference software that is hosted entirely by the provider and that can be integrated to my website? [closed]

I am looking for a webinar / web conference solution, that is entirely run by the provider (meaning that I do not have to set up any servers). The requirements are: I should be able to integrate ...
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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 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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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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translate kbps video stream to video resolution

In the NFL game pass site they offer a video stream of the games upto 3000 kbps. I want to know to what resolution this translates to (hd, sd, 1080p, 720p) and how many frame per sec. Can I figure ...
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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?