Network Device Compatibility with Media Player 11

This paper describes concepts that help manufacturers to build a network audio/video device that is compatible with the new Media Sharing feature in Microsoft Windows Media Player 11.

File name: NetCompat_WMP11.docx

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Included in this paper:

  • Media Sharing Feature in Windows Media Player 11
  • Network Configuration and Addressing
  • Device Discovery and Description
  • Accessing WMP Sharing
  • Setting Compatibility Flags
  • Errata



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