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janbo
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MM Stream

Post by janbo » Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:33 pm

Can MM stream to a ipod touch

Lowlander
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Re: MM Stream

Post by Lowlander » Sat Apr 15, 2017 10:41 am

You can use any DLNA capable App to stream from MediaMonkey: http://www.mediamonkey.com/wiki/index.p ... ervers/4.0
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janbo
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Re: MM Stream

Post by janbo » Sat Apr 15, 2017 3:56 pm

What I have is a ipod touch that fits in a docking station for playing songs. Wondering if MM can stream to this by bluetooth as the docking station does not have any audio inputs for cable. My computer has bluetooth, if this can be done would be a easy solution.

Thanks
Ron

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Re: MM Stream

Post by Lowlander » Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:22 pm

As far as I know it is not possible to transmit Bluetooth audio to an iPod.
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captain paranoia
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Re: MM Stream

Post by captain paranoia » Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:57 pm

I'm sure your laptop has WiFi. As does the iPod Touch (?).

MM supports playback to a DLNA DMR (digital media renderer) client. You can send DLNA via WiFi.

So you need a DLNA client app for the iPod Touch that allows the app to operate as a DMR (to play music streamed to it by MM).

Go play:

https://www.alltechbuzz.net/top-10-dlna ... -and-ipad/

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=ipod+ ... lna+client

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Re: MM Stream

Post by captain paranoia » Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:47 pm

Hmmm... I'd forgotten how rubbish iThings are at handling DLNA; can't find an app that allows the iThing to become a remotely-controlled DMR. Lots that offer DMC features, but not DMR. Just about every Android DLNA app I've used makes the app's DMR available for remote control.

The nearest I found was this, but it's from 2008, and requires jail breaking the iThing:

https://apple.stackexchange.com/questio ... a-renderer

http://iphonefreakz.com/2008/10/23/cydi ... he-iphone/

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