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Digital Living Network Alliance is an organization which manages a set of guidelines/standards for multimedia streaming.

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Trying to invoke play on DLNA-device with streaming from Synology NAS

I am trying out the DLNA protocol for the purpose of invoking media on my LG TV, where the media is stored on a Synology NAS (hosted with Media Server) on the same network. I have successfully found ...
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Media Streaming Option Missing on Windows 11 Home

I'm not able to enable the built-in DLNA server on Windows. I have tried many methods given online and everything suggested on this website: Reinstall Windows 11; gpedit.msc: In Group Policy editor, ...
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Expose video streams from M3U playlist through DLNA

Is it possible to somehow expose or share an M3U playlist file via DLNA? I have a playlist in the standart M3U format, like this: #EXTINF:0 tvg-rec="0",Name of channel #EXTGRP:France http://...
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Why does mDNS and UPnP (DLNA) behave like this on my iPhone 8-created Access Point?

I'm trying to understand the behavior of the network of my iPhone 8's internet sharing access point (created when enabling its internet sharing). In practice the iPhone 8 acts as an AP, default ...
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Windows 10 - How to share a folder for media streaming

I recently moved my movies to a different location on my PC and the sharing broke. I tried to recreate it using the Windows 10 share feature and in principle it works - I see them on my phone in ...
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How to make "Cast to Device" reliable in Windows 10?

I have Samsung QN85BA 65 TV connected to the same LAN as my Windows computer. Sometimes I see it in "Cast to device" but sometimes not, unpredictable. How to force it either always visible ...
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Nested libraries in Windows 11

In Windows 11, I notice that when viewing the Libraries in Explorer, each top-level entry has a subfolder with the same name: 📁 > Libraries > Documents > Documents 📁 > Libraries > ...
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Oculus Quest 2 unable to view DLNA source on network

My Quest 2 used to be able to view DLNA NAS sources on my local network. I think something on this new router I have is now preventing this. Here’s the setup; Quest 2 is on 5Ghz WiFi. DLNA NAS is ...
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Why is DLNA not visible for clients connected to an Asus router set to AP mode?

I have a DLNA server on a computer connected wired to a main router running OpenWRT (no special rules, no subnets, no VLANs, quite basic configuration). A second router, an Asus AC1200, is connected ...
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ffmpeg - Can't get video to play on LG TV [duplicate]

I am trying to come up with settings that will play properly on my LG TV via Twonky DLNA from my WD MyCloud NAS server. I have one video that works fine, and another that does not. Here is the ffprobe ...
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Windows 10 doesn't recognize USB MP3 Player

I just received this MP3 player, connected it to my Windows 10 PC through USB but it's not recognized by the system (e.g. I can't see the drive in "This PC"). Hope it's ok to post a link ...
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If you run MiniDLNA on Ubuntu Subsystem of Windows should the service run as normal?

I'm trying to run MiniDLNA (ReadyMedia) on my Ubuntu Subsystem for Windows 10, and I've setup my conf file and checked the status of the service and it looks like it's running. But when I try to look ...
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My TV keeps spamming Windows Device Manager

Anything I can do to prevent this?
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Why can't I access my USB Device connected to a D-LINK 850L router?

I own a D-Link 850L router. It has a USB port. I have connected my external drive to it and enabled DLNA and SAMBA from the router configuration page. I am using macOS. I can see the drive name in ...
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DLNA servers among 2 home networks

I have 2 networks, each one with its own internet connection, ISP modem-router , a dlna server(running serviio), some clients and the goal is to connect these two networks. From each network, there ...
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miniDLNA (ReadyMedia) disconnects after few minutes

I'm using miniDLNA on my Pi 3 and I'm encountering weird issues that I've never encountered before, after setting up the Pi from scratch. Setup Pi connected via internal WiFi and via ethernet DLNA ...
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Redirect audio from one windows computer to another computer

I would like to redirect audio from a specific application on a Windows 10 computer to another Windows 10 computer. I don't want to use RDP or any kind of remote desktop application - I want to ...
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NAS frozen when Media Server enabled. Normal or not?

I have a Network Attached Storage (NAS), with 8TB of storage. Currently 4TB in use. It's a Lenovo, model IX4-300D. Having recently bought a smart TV, I became aware that I could use the TV to ...
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How to use DLNA feature of Comtrend Router?

I have a Comtrend 5220 that provides connectivity to my DSL service. There is a USB port on it and it has set-up options for ENABLE UPnP and ENABLE DLNA. The DLNA section has one configuration ...
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Upnp device detection

I'm following this and other similar posts, in order to detect my dlna capable speaker with upnp protocols. My phone (android) detects and controls the speaker ; but I would like to do it from my ...
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Is it possible to convert a PC (Windows 10) to a DLNA device?

My phone has the capability to connect and "throw" contents to a DLNA device. Now I'm looking for a way to make it so that my computer is detected as DLNA device (aka, something I can "throw" things ...
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Can a DLNA renderer update all controllers?

Or can the controllers be configured to poll the renderer to update themselves? In using JRiver Media Centerto play audio through an Onkyo DAC that supports DLNA. Means of control include multiple ...
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DLNA and Routing

I've got a DLNA (minidlna) server on one subnet (192.168.1.0/24) and a DLNA render on another subnet (192.168.2.0/24). I've successfully used smcroute to route the multicast SSDP packets to and from ...
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DLNA/UPNP / TWONKY / WIFI issue

I have an adsl modem/router (192.168.1.1) which has two devices attached: a NAS Lacie Networkstorage 2 with Twonky DLNA/IPNP media server on board a Netgear WNR2000 wifi router (172.16.0.1) both ...
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How to play pc media on TV via DLNA

I have following setup.... Pc with 2 usb and 1 ethernet port... Also I have win10 and linux mint on that pc.. Samsung on8 android 6(jio 4g sim) with Wi-Fi hotspot and data(internet)....ON..... ...
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Cast or mirror PC or laptop screen to TV connected over wired LAN

How can I stream cast my laptop (running Windows 8.1) screen to a Samsung TV? Provided: TV is connected to LAN over wire (it is not wireless) Laptop is also over the same LAN but wireless ...
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Use DLNA of WHS 2011

I have some media on my WHS 2011 and I want to access them with my TV. Both should support DLNA and I can see the user accounts of my server, but if I go into videos there is no file. How can I ...
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Is there any way to turn a PC into a Chromecast receiver?

I have an Intel Compute Stick, which is a Stick PC running Windows 10 which plugs into your TV via HDMI. My question is, is there any way to turn it into a Chromecast receiver, i.e. make it so that ...
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Connected to OpenVPN client, can't stream to DLNA receiver?

I've got a MacBook Pro (running El Captain 10.11.6) (local ip address: 192.168.0.13), I would like to stream some movies using "dlnast" (https://github.com/iovis9/dlnast) that I installed through "npm"...
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How to Cast to DLNA TV

I connected my TV with ethernet cable to my modem. And my laptop is connected via WiFi. When I right-click on a video or image, I choose "Cast to Device" option and then my TV plays that media itself ...
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How do I play videos on a DLNA projector with my Mac?

I have a PicoPro (manual) and a Macbook Pro. I've installed Serviio (I've also tried Universal Media Server, with similar results). I'm able to get it to connect to/see the projector - but how do I ...
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Playing FLAC, Ogg Vorbis and Opus files over DLNA to a renderer

I'm trying to play FLAC, Ogg and Opus files from my Windows 8.1*HDD to my TV** over DLNA. Unlike MP3 and other files natively supported by Windows that work fine using the "Play to" feature of ...
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Cheap NAS solution for home usage - ARM or Intel?

Im planning to invest in a NAS solution for home entertainment purposes. My budget is about 200$, and dedicated NAS offerings with decent performance is often much more expensive than that. The budget ...
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Emulating a Chromecast on a Windows desktop

I am aware of the settings that allow Windows Media Player to become a DLNA receiver and the ability enable UPnP on Kodi (which is my current setup). What I would like to do is have the native ...
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Device reachable but not pingable

In a domestic LAN I have a TV connected to a router via copper straight cable and a PC connected wirelessly. I stream stuff to the TV from the PC using DLNA. So the TV is somehow known to the PC, it ...
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Streaming 4k videos from ubuntu server via DLNA

I am running an ubuntu server in my LAN. Streaming videos and music was done with mediatomb but it looks like the server denied sending UHD videos. I also tried MiniDLNA but ended up with the same ...
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DLNA and Web Sockets no longer work on my PC

I run Windows 10 Home Edition with 4GB Memory. About a week ago my computer started acting up and here are the issues: The text in document folders are larger than normal but the files remain the ...
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Play cable TV server content from PC

I am renting this DLNA-enabled set-top box from my cable TV provider. This documentation mentions it is able to stream TV content to my PC (sorry, only available in Japanese, search "...
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2 ISP 3 router 1 network home network

I am currently subscribed to 2 ISP lines, a cable (100mbps) and fibre (1gbps) connection. I also have 3 routers to cover my entire home, Dir-868L and 2x Dir-605L. My ideal state is, i can have ...
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Multiple connections to Plex dlna port 32469

Sorry if this is not in the correct forum. I have Plex server installed on a Raspberry PI running Raspbian with Open Media Vault. Everything works well. The only issue I have is that I get lots of ...
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Stream media over Internet

I have a server on a remote location on which are running a couple of VMs with Ubuntu Server. I'd like to install a kind of media stream service (like DLNA), but which I can access over the Internet ...
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DLNA/Multicast over vpn (Plex)

I'm not a networking pro and I've been trying to get this to work for the last couple of days. Infrastructure: Home: vdsl 100/40, fritzbox 7490 ip range: 192.168.100.0/24 linux server which runs ...
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Using DLNA certified smart TV as an external monitor for Linux

In general would be possible to start DLNA (server I guess) on Linux laptop which will be sharing/mirroring/cloning/extending ... laptop's desktop to Smart TV (which will act as a DLNA client I guess) ...
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How to stream Youtube audio from a Windows machine to a DLNA client?

I.e., just the audio. I have an ONKYO receiver that only supports audio streaming over DLNA, no video.
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Adding videos to MiniDLNA Raspberry using LAN

I have a Raspberry with MiniDLNA, it acts as a dlna server through my local network. I have connected an external HDD to the Raspberry, which contains all my videos. Everything works well, without ...
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miniDLNA + OpenVPN, VLC don't see the dlna

Here's my conf : raspberry pi with an openvpn server and a minidlna server. I run two instance of minidlna : one listening the local network, the instance which I access from inside the network, and ...
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MiniDLNa local AND over openvpn

I have a raspberry pi with a minidlna server and an openvpn server. When I'm on my local network I have access to my DLNA without problems. When I'm outside (cellular or another wifi) I connect my ...
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Complete list of media on Windows Home Server not showing on DLNA devices

I have Windows Home Server 2011 set up with various libraries shared for other devices. When I connect to say, the videos library via another computer, all the videos and sub-folders within that ...
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Using Huawei's Airsharing to stream to VLC

My Huawei Android phone comes with a feature called AirSharing which allows me to stream my phone's screen over DLNA. Seeing as VLC supports DLNA (I think), I installed it onto my mac, however I can't ...
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How to debug missing DLNA connection

I am not sure this is the best place to ask this question, but I am stuck and hope to get some hints from the knowledgeable community. I am having hard time making my DLNA home audio system work. ...
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