Stream Media to Any Device on Your Network with TVersity

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Windows 7 has good inbuilt UPnP capabilities as long as you try to stream your music and video to XBOX or another Windows Media Player or Dedicated clients like XBMC or GeeXboX. But if you want to stream your media (musiv, video, pictures) to PSP or iPod touch/iPhone or Blackberry or PSP or Wii then Tversity is what Doctor ordered for windows platform. It has the unique capability to detect devices and stream content by transcoding it as per the devices requirements. Not only does it resizes content (video, pictures) based on the device type, it also provides unique user interface for each of them. It also standard web interface which is accessible via any browser on any platform. All this and more for FREE! There is a Pro paid version as well, which gives additional support for Hulu and  other premium internet media content.

Installation is a breeze, and configuration could never be easier. It automatically opens up ports in Windows 7 firewall. This is how the main interface looks like.

All you need to do is to add your media by clicking on Add Item, and add them as per the content type for easier accessibility:

In the settings tab you can choose how frequently your media library is updated, and it is also advisable to update the connection speed settings within Transcoder tab to match your LAN speed. With your browser point to http://tversity_server_ip:41952/ and you can access all your media. Further TVersity should also be discoverable by all UPnP clients.

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