How can I send iPhone music to old Yamaha receiver?

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by patent10021, Aug 10, 2012.

  1. macrumors 68010


    Apr 23, 2004
    I'm using my Airport Express to play music on my Macbook through my Yamaha receiver but how can I send music on my iPhone to the receiver? ->>>The same music is not on my MacBook because I am at my parents' place. But I did setup Home Sharing/Airport Express at their place.

    Or would that same Airport Express be able to send my iPhone music to the Yamaha receiver somehow? i.e. I join the same home network using my iPhone then does iTunes have the capability of sending the iPhone music to the receiver since the receiver is connected to the Airport Express via RCA/mini-jack.

  2. macrumors 68020


    Feb 17, 2011
    Spokane, WA
    The same Airport Express should work just fine sending audio from either iTunes or the iPhone, as long as they are on the same network.
  3. macrumors 68030

    Dec 24, 2010
    Olympia, WA
    ^ What he said. You notice THIS icon appear when you're on the same wifi network as an Express or AppleTV. Just select the name of the Express in the list that pops up, and you're good to go.

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