Article ID : 00016008 / Last Modified : 11/08/2018

How to stream media from another device using the DLNA application.

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IMPORTANT:

  • Before proceeding, make sure that the initial DLNA setup procedure  has been completed.
  • If connecting to a computer, the computer must be set up as an active DLNA Server  before attempting this procedure.
  • Make sure that the Digital Living Network Alliance® (DLNA) feature has been configured in any other devices to which you may want to connect.
  1. On the desktop, tap the Home icon. Image
  2. In the upper-right corner of the desktop home screen, tap the Apps icon. Image
  3. In the Apps screen, tap the DLNA icon. Image
  4. In the Select a server from the server list screen, tap the desired [Server name] icon. Image

    NOTE: If multiple servers are detected they will be listed across the top of the screen in the order they are detected.

  5. In the [Server name] Directory screen, tap the desired directory icon to open that directory. Image

    NOTE: In this example we will select the Music directory folder.

  6. In the [Directory name] screen, if there are sub-directory folders, tap the desired sub-directory icon to open that sub-directory. Image

    NOTE: In this example we will select the All Music sub-directory folder.

  7. In the [Sub-directory name] screen, tap to select the media file you wish to play. Image

    NOTE: You can go back to any of the previous folders by clicking the desired folder within the displayed file path. Image