Yamaha RX-V771 Owner Manual

Playing back music stored on PCs

Playing back music stored on PCs

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You can play back music files stored on your PC or DLNA-
compatible NAS on this unit.
• To use this function, this unit and your PC must be connected to the network 
properly (p.30). You can check whether the network parameters (IP address, etc.) 
are properly assigned to this unit in “Network” (p.100) in the “Information”.
• This unit supports playback of WAV (PCM format only), MP3, WMA, MPEG-4 AAC 
and FLAC files.
• This unit is compatible with sampling frequency of up to 96 kHz for WAV and 
FLAC files, and 48 kHz for other files.
• To play back FLAC files, you need to install server software that supports sharing 
of FLAC files via DLNA on your PC or use a NAS that supports FLAC files.
Requirements
This unit can play back music files stored on the following music 
servers.
- PC with Windows Media Player 11 or later installed
- PC with DLNA/UPnP certificate server software installed
- NAS with DLNA/UPnP certification
Media sharing setup
To play back music files stored on your PC or DLNA-compatible 
NAS, first you need to configure the media sharing setting on each 
music server.
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For a PC with Windows Media Player 
installed
1
Check that Windows Media Player 11 or later is 
installed on your PC.
2
In the media sharing settings, enable the media 
sharing and select this unit as a device to which the 
media is shared.
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For a NAS or a PC with other DLNA sever 
software installed
Refer to the instruction manual of the device or software and 
configure the media sharing setting.
Playback of PC music contents
Follow the procedure below to operate the PC music contents and 
start playback.
1
Press NET repeatedly to select “PC” as the input 
source.
The browse screen is displayed on the TV.
• If playback of a music file selected from this unit is ongoing on your PC, the 
playback screen is displayed.
2
Use the cursor keys to select a music server and 
press ENTER.
Playing back music stored on PCs
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