APX playing sound from video files

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by JonHimself, Sep 24, 2005.

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    JonHimself

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    I tried searching around the forums for an answer to my question but was unsuccessful. I'm sure that someone has asked this at one point and I'm sorry for not having to ask again...
    Anyways, I'm aware that APX can play music from iTunes thorugh my speakers but was wondering if there is a way to play the audio from a video file (from quicktime or vlc) through my speakers as well. I'm at university so all of my stuff is confined to one room and I have everything thing running through my receiver (including my computer) so it would be great if there was some sort of work around within the APX that would let me play all sounds out of my computer through my stereo... hopefully someone can help.
     
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    mad jew

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    It'll cost you US$20, it won't work with everything (despite claiming otherwise) and it's called AirFoil. :)
     
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    JonHimself

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    Excellent, that's exactly what I was looking for!! Thanks so much!
     
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    eva01

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    DOES NOT work with DVD player, audio lags 3+ seconds
     
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    JonHimself

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    Have you used it with VLC or Quicktime?
     
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    eva01

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    Nope i was just stating that it wont work with the DVD Player

    You can look up information about this in the FAQ on their website
     
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