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post #1 of 19
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Well my PS3 has an option of streaming content from my PC to my PS3 over wireless. Its called media server.

I was wondering how I can make a media server on my PC so that my PS3 can access my music and other files ?

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post #2 of 19
i think this is what you are looking for

http://www.redkawa.com/mediacenters/ps3mediacenterx/

i don't think it does streaming though. only download.

on a side note, didn't the newest update include something like letting the ps3 stream content from anything else on the same network?
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What do you wanna do?

"Just" host (stream) from your PC to your PS3?
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having problem with streaming files? try this

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Well I enabled media sharing in WMP but no luck so far. No I would be streaming content from my wireless to my PS3
post #6 of 19
If you figure this out and it works great lemme know, I will go buy a ps3 lol, this is such a cool idea. I actually thought about building my A64 system into a media center pc, but pcs are more of a pain to have in the living room than a ps3.
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post #7 of 19
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Well this is odd im using simple centre and WMP and media sharing is enabled. My PS3 picks up my PC hoever when I go to look at any item content it says there are no files...strange.
post #8 of 19
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Any ideas guys ?
post #9 of 19
according to this article, You cannot stream media to your PS3 from your computer (atleast music you can't).

http://kotaku.com/gaming/ps3/ps3-med...ons-214192.php
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post #10 of 19
and according to this article on cnet
http://reviews.cnet.com/consoles/son...-31355103.html

you can't. they say,
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You currently can't stream files from your PC or over your LAN (local area network), but you can stream video from your PS3 to your PSP using the PS3's Remote Play feature.
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