The Resource Instant XBMC

Instant XBMC

Label
Instant XBMC
Title
Instant XBMC
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Get to grips with a new technology, understand what it is and what it can do for you, and then get to work with the most important features and tasks. This is a precise written guide to understanding the functioning of XBMC and learning exciting things such as streaming music and videos from the Internet to your home or business. This book is great for those who want to get XBMC up and installed with an out-of-the-box experience on PC hardware. It is great for those who wish to learn more about XBMC as an entertainment system that stores and streams media to their Windows, Linux, or Mac-OS-X-ba
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
006
Index
no index present
LC call number
TK7887.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Instant XBMC
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Credits; About the Author; About the Reviewer; www.packtpub.com; packtlib.packtpub.com; Table of Contents; Instant XBMC; So, what is XBMC?; Installation; Minimum hardware requirements; Installation steps; Step 1 -- downloading XBMCbuntu; Step 2 -- creating a bootable XBMCbuntu USB key; Step 3 -- setting your computer BIOS to boot from USB; Step 4 -- booting and installing XBMCbuntu; And that's it; Quick start -- media files and XBMC; Step 1 -- naming or tagging media correctly; Naming movies; Naming TV shows; Tagging music; Step 2 -- getting the files to your XBMC computer
  • Name resolutionSending files via FileZilla; Configuring and sending files via Samba; Step 3 -- adding files to your movie, TV show, or music library; Content playback; Combining photos and music; Exploring XBMC playback options; Changing the XBMC skin; Top 6 features you need to know about; Using add-ons to stream Internet content; Streaming music, videos, and pictures from your iPod, iPhone, or iPad to XBMC; Streaming to your Android or iOS smartphone or tablet via UPnP; Step 1 -- configuring UPnP on your XBMC media center; Step 2 -- installing a UPnP application on your handheld device
  • Step 3 -- installing media-playing softwareStep 4 -- configuring the UPnP application on your handheld device; Step 5 -- playing your content from the detected XBMC UPnP server; Watching live TV from Internet sources; Step 1 -- adding the Fusion XBMCHUB repository location; Step 2 -- installing the Fusion XBMCHUB repository ZIP file; Step 3 -- installing and enabling FilmOn; Step 4 -- adding third-party repositories for more add-ons and skins; Step 5 -- changing the metadata scrapers for movies and television shows; People and places you should get to know; People; Canonical sites; Social networking
  • SupportOther sites of interest; Software of interest
Control code
ocn855895775
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849696869
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
509635
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29058946
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855895775
  • pebcs1299783848

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...