AirPlay Fail

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by bkitchen0406, Apr 3, 2012.

  1. bkitchen0406, Apr 3, 2012
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2012

    macrumors member

    Feb 5, 2012
    Playing videos from iTunes or in any form from my windows 7 machine fails. This computer has been reformatted and all firewalls turned off for testing. When I try AirPlay for video games on my iPad 3 it freezes. I am using an airport express router, would an airport extreme fix this? I have tried both gen 2 and gen 3 apple TV's. Thanks for your help. I did a lot of research on this and am lost.

    when I say it fails, I mean it freezes.
  2. macrumors 6502a

    Sep 22, 2010
    Hanover MD
    what firmware version are you using on your express? not sure if that matters, but it might.
  3. thread starter macrumors member

    Feb 5, 2012
  4. thread starter macrumors member

    Feb 5, 2012
    I figured it out. Even if your using an apple router, Mac filtering has to be turned off.

    That really sucks apple.
  5. macrumors 68000

    Aug 10, 2006
    AirPlay works fine on my Airport Extreme with MAC filtering enabled.

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