Re: Windows Media Center
Hi Kevin, thanks for the link, I have been playing with Media Server for some times but as you said, it's only a server. I'll continue checking out whether Vista includes a client side encoder which can work with Media Center.
"Kevin Spencer" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:uzqrwmxOHHA.4376@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
You're correct in that Windows Server 2003 Media Server is just such a server. However, as I haven't ever used it, I can't really advise you about this. I did, however, find the Microsoft TechNet technical section for it:
In case of Minimalism, break Philip Glass.
"Samuel" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:eoOecCwOHHA.420@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
> Hi Kevin, thanks for the info. I'd like to ask how the media server on
> Windows 2003 (I assume) can connect to the Vista machine for the stream that
> is captured by the TV card then? As I know, media server requires a media
> encoder counterpart so it can stream out the signal in real time. It seems
> there is something missing on the Vista side, can the encoder (any version)
> be installed on Vista which can use the TV card as the source (I'm using
> Hauppauge 150 in particular)? Sorry for raising so many questions, it's very
> interesting to try something new on Vista.
> "Kevin Spencer" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> You would need a streaming server to do this. It is not part of Media
>> Center, but you could obtain one and install it on your system.
>> Kevin Spencer
>> Microsoft MVP
>> Bit Player
>> In case of Minimalism, break Philip Glass.
>> "Samuel Shum" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> Hello, I'm now configuring media center on Vista and just wondering if
>>> it's possible to stream out the video via http or rtsp? Thanks in