View Full Version : Asset UPnP (DLNA) Release 1

03-24-2009, 04:10 PM
Asset is a UPnP (DLNA compatible) audio server, UPnP is a method of sharing media content between devices. Typically audio files are stored on a server and multiple audio devices around the network can play audio from the server (devices such as Linn DS, XBox 360, PS3, etc). Asset features:

Designed from the ground up as an audio UPnP server,
Album Art support,
Customizable browse tree with advanced search facilities (Album by Release, Style, Composer, Conductor...),
Configurable Wave / LPCM decoding (no quality loss) for devices which cannot play specific audio types,
ReplayGain can be applied to Wave / LPCM stream, volume matching across tracks for devices which have no support,
Extensive tagging 'standards' compatibility,
Wide-ranging audio support: mp3, FLAC, Apple Lossless, WMA (inc Lossless), m4a, AIFF, Wave
Windows Home Server (WHS) specific install, with WHS Connector configuration,
Windows 2000 / XP / Vista compatible,
Runs efficiently in the background detecting new & changed tracks (as service),

Further Details:


04-02-2009, 10:44 AM
Updated to R1.1

Windows media audio (inc lossless) added to WHS install
Bug fix for where tracks could appear multiple times (do 'Rescan (Refresh all)' if have duplicated tracks)
Bug fix compilation '0' tag was being picked up as a compilation

To Update: Windows Home Server >> Console >> Settings >> Asset UPnP click Update to 1.1
Windows: Install new version, when asked to uninstall old version, accept and uninstall old.