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Old Jul 28, 2012, 11:02 AM   #1
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Mac + XBMC + AIRPLAY = Joy?

Has anyone tried to load XBMC on your Mac with Mountain Lion and stream it to your Apple TV (2 or 3) using Airplay? I'm currently in the middle of backing up my MBP but I'll try it tomorrow with a Apple TV 2.
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Old Jul 28, 2012, 02:19 PM   #2
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I haven't tried it yet but I'm assuming you can just use airplay mirroring to get xbmc to your tv using even apple tv 3. Maybe not as convenient as a jailbreak, but since you can't currently jailbreak the 3rd gen its a pretty viable option.
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Old Jul 28, 2012, 03:08 PM   #3
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Doesn't one of the more recent builds of XBMC already suppport AirPlay natively?
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Old Jul 30, 2012, 11:42 AM   #4
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= no surround sound.

= FAIL for Airplay, at least for my requirements.
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Old Jul 30, 2012, 11:56 AM   #5
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Doesn't one of the more recent builds of XBMC already suppport AirPlay natively?
Yes it does, I do it using my iPhone 4 and it works just as good as the Apple TV in that regards. My macbook pro is too old for airplay mirroring in mountain lion so unfortunately so I cannot test that
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Old Oct 14, 2012, 06:36 AM   #6
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xbmc to apple tv settings

hi, dont get sound when i airplay xbmc from mac mini to apple tv 3.
do get movies etc but no sound
when i airplay itunes to apple tv sound is fine
anybody knows settings for xbmc?
tried several but get lost as i do not understand the different options in xbmc.
thx
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