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Topic # 114992 9-Mar-2013 14:49
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I am wishing to stream music from my NAS drive, to Blue Tooth capable speakers, and an android phone. The PC will be in the middle, so in short NAS =(Ethernet)=> PC = (BT)=> Speakers/Android. Is this possible?

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  Reply # 777416 9-Mar-2013 17:43
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Yes, I use Bubbleupnp and also 2player both are great but I tend to use Bubble more as it has more features.

Edit: I didnt notice you had the PC in the middle, my NAS has a media server built in but I dont see why your PC media server wont do it.



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  Reply # 777504 9-Mar-2013 21:40
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are you steaming via Bluetooth?

Should read "are you steaming via Bluetooth or WiFi?

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  Reply # 777549 10-Mar-2013 06:27
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The music goes via wifi from the NAS to my phone and then via bluetooth to the stereo.

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  Reply # 777833 11-Mar-2013 09:34
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Here are the things you require:
1. Wi-fi coverage - I use range extenders to expand the signal, it gets trick sometimes with UPNP/DLNA streaming
2. Media Server - It can be on your PC or NAS. I use Twonky Server on the NAS.
3. UPNP/DLNA Client on Android - This will connect to your media server. I use MediaHouse and swear by it. It has never failed to discover my media server whereas others could not find. I have not tried BubbleUPNP though.

The above setup is universal, you have the same experience of mucic throughout your house through any UPNP/DLNA capable device.

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