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How To Share External Links with DeviceOnline 


  1. Share YouTube clips
  2. Share TED clips
  3. Music from Free Music Archive
  4. Share VBox7 clips

 

1. Share YouTube clips and movies

As we all know YouTube is one of the biggest sites on the web for free videos sharing. It allows people to create and share their own video clips with the whole world. Today YouTube is one of the most popular web sites with visitors watching around 6 billion hours of video every month.

The DeviceOnline application is capable to accept YouTube links and stream them to your Smart TV or other DLNA device. In order to do this, users need only to copy video URL using browser address bar or using the context menu on the video element. The picture below displays the described way to resolve external video link and paste it inside the DeviceOnline's URL text field.

YouTube Firmsinfo video share 

How to use YouTube URL with DeviceOnline Media Streamer

 

Note that DeviceOnline app allows streaming of free YouTube videos only. In case of attempt to play restricted clips an error message will pop-up as on the image below.

YouTube sharing error 

 


2. Share TED clips

TED is a huge platform for ideas sharing. It is started in 1984 as a conference for technology, entertainment and design. Today a lot of people are using TED to share huge diversity of ideas and topics - from science to business to global issues.

 

To share a TED clip, user needs to follow the following steps:

  • Open the desired video clip
  • Mouse click over the Download button
  • Choose desired language if any
  • Open context menu by right mouse click over "Download video" and select "Copy link address"
  • Paste the link inside the DeviceOnline URL text field

TED Download 


3 Listen music from Free Music Archive on your home TV

The freemusicarchive.org is an interactive portal of height quality music and legal audio downloads. It was launched at the end of 2009 directed by WFMU, the a free-form radio station in America. The portal provide a big diversity of audio samples suitable for different kind of uses. If you want to listen wirelessly some of these wonderful pieces of music on your Smart TV or DLNA device then all you need to do is:

  • Navigate to FreeMusicArchive web page
  • Review the tones of wonderful audio files and pick the desired one
  • Right mouse button over the Download link
  • Select Copy link address
  • Past the clipboard link into DeviceOnline's "External URL" source filed

Stream external audio from FreeMusicArchive.ORG

4. Share VBox7 clips

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