MEDIA SERVER Tags: Media Server Wireless Networking Last response: January 12, 2007 12:42 PM in Wireless Networking Share lavery January 1, 2007 6:20:30 PM Hi i want to set up a media server for my house. i want to be able to watch movies in my living room and listin to music in the other parts of the house. It has to work with windows and mac. Q.1 my brother has sky in the room next to me and i want to know if i can stream it over the server as well, if i connect it to the computer via a t.v card. Q.2 What would be the best and cheapest hardware be to the job. (could i have a list of them plz) thanx =) More about : media server aveitlarge January 12, 2007 12:42:31 PM I've got Windows XP Media Center installed on my PC, and downstairs have a Media Center Extender (xbox360) which allows me to put HighDef video/photos and play music from PC to the TV. Though this would limit you to Windows and a TV in 1 room. No idea how you would get live sky across it though. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumModernizing media server ? ForumMedia server recommendations... ForumCPU advice for NAS/HTPC/ Media Server ForumUltra low power mini-itx media server / nas : suggestions? ForumWhich hard drives should I buy for my home media server ? ForumRecommendation for a media /file/backup server ForumPS3 Media Server and Stream Live events ForumHome: Media and Web server build ForumBuild a home server mainly for media streaming ForumUniversal Media Server ForumHome network server - web, storage, backup, media ForumHelp Build: Home Server/Media Server ForumPlease Advice Needed: Home/ Media Server . Ready To Buy ForumASUS RT-N56U Media Server ForumHomebuilt Home Media Server Forum[Sold] HP Media Smart Server EX485 (5200 SLAY7 + 4GB RAM) $300 shipped ForumBuilding a Home file server for files/ media ForumBuild a media server ForumMedia Server Setup ForumVerizon Modem into Router More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !