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I was thinking about building an all digital streaming/downloading/viewing HTPC for our living room that would also kind of act as a storage server for the laptops to get movies off of.

The idea was I could ditch their slower HDDs for SSDs if I could reduce the need for storage on them with a server/HTPC type build.

I recalled Intel Insider and the DRM fear mongering that took place before and for awhile after SB came out and when I went to see what I needed to do I discovered Intels page on Insider is gone.

So does it still work? Can I still stream 1080p rentals and purchases off the net with a H67 board and sb cpu?

Also can I do the other things I listed on a wireless home network, such as stream movies off the HTPC to laptops?
    
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No, you should be good to go. As I understand it, Intel Insider only affects data/media that is streamed to your system, but it isn't exactly as simple as that. There are a lot of other factors that determine whether or not the technology activates, but files that are already on your HDDs or torrented through to your system are totally unaffected.

I'm still learning about the technology as well, but it is my understanding that it only activates when there are sources (content industry owned media streaming websites perhaps?) that require it. However, I have not yet seen a service that requires a Sandy Bridge processor to function.
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