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xboxIcon9. Install a streaming server on some PC or use Samba to access remote data

A list of all available tools can be found on

Personnaly I have only use Relax pre 0.76, I ran into problem with NFS protocol and was not convince
by its efficiency (speed of access and streaming). I decide to try Samba (smb://) and it works perfectly since!

  1. open e:/appsXBMCXboxMediaCenter.xml
  2. At the end of the file, locate the bookmark section.
  3. Example of bookmark
    smb://xbox:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..0.4/EOLE/

    • xbox is the windows/linux/macintosh user name (this user must exist)
    • k7sEP1zY is the password, do not use ';' as this has a signification in the smb:// url (use to specify a network domain)
    • is the fix IP of the server (nearly all router can assign a fix IP adress to a Ethernet card) Here this adress is one of my PC
    • EOLE: is the name of one of my share drive,  Share drive name are not mandatory!