Re: [slim] Current best LMS player for Windows

2014-08-28 Thread Man in a van
joeriz wrote: Thank you, that is helpful but sounds like it can only be done on the machine on which LMS is installed. Are there options for other Windows machines on the same network? Lookiehere

Re: [slim] Current best LMS player for Windows

2014-08-29 Thread Man in a van
garym wrote: and squeezeplay can also control any other squeezebox in your system. I control my SB system almost entirely from the Squeezeplay running on my laptop. best of both worlds '[image: http://i821.photobucket.com/albums/zz140/Maninavan1/Squeezeplay_zps381abdcc.jpg]' (''[image:

Re: [slim] Current best LMS player for Windows

2014-08-30 Thread Man in a van
slimhase wrote: Hi Ronnie, all; from the picture above, it looks like you have Squeezeplay running, but the Remote-Part only - without the Player-Part of Squeezeplay. (For that you use Squeezelite - hence best of both worlds). Is this right? If so: How did you manage to uninstall the

Re: [slim] Alternative to Touch

2014-09-07 Thread Man in a van
StridingEdge wrote: Possibly interesting but doesn't look like anything near the finished article and not what I'm looking for. I suppose what I really want is something very similar to the Touch but with a screen twice the size and a remote you don't need a teenager with a magnifying

Re: [slim] LMS not finding music

2014-10-16 Thread Man in a van
pkfox wrote: Hi guys, I've had LMS setup and running on my Raspberry Pi for over a week now without any major problems but yesterday I disconnected the external USB drive which has my music on it to back it up to my file server all went ok, I reconnected it the pi and LMS reports 0 files 0

Re: [slim] LMS not finding music

2014-10-16 Thread Man in a van
pkfox wrote: Hi I can't browse the music folders as the pi is headless and without a keyboard, but I'm trying a reboot ( yet another ) and it does appear to be scanning now whereas previously the scan was over in a matter of seconds and found nothing[/QUO have you tried the pi IP

Re: [slim] Is Raspberry with Squeezelite and Hifiberry the best Squeezebox?

2014-10-27 Thread Man in a van
snoogly wrote: Pardon me for being a bit dim, but if I use the Rpi B+ with an USB DAC, does one still need to get the Hifiberry dac, or can I connect me USB DAC directly to the Rpi B+ Depends on a couple of things. Which distro you intend to use and whether the usb Dac drivers are

Re: [slim] Tidal Hi-Resolution Streams available on ickStream, soon for all Squeezebox users!

2014-10-29 Thread Man in a van
Corelli45 wrote: Hi remd, I run a Vortexbox as server and player and would like to try this service. I would like to take advantage of the 30 day Tidal trial but I'm concerned that your service will not be available in time for the Sept 4 deadline. Is it likely that The service will be

Re: [slim] Second Squeezebox used only as 'Now Playing' display. Synchronizing problem

2014-11-06 Thread Man in a van
mphearn wrote: A year or so ago I replaced my trusty Squeezebox Classic (latest version) with a Squeezebox Touch because I needed Spotify compatibility. This system is continuing to deliver music to my great satisfaction. I now wish to add my old SB Classic back into the system, but only as

Re: [slim] Announcement - ickStream open beta release on Squeezebox !

2014-11-15 Thread Man in a van
castalla wrote: Squeezeplay on my Joggler connects fine to a debian arm-based LMS with ickStream installed. moi aussi Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread:

Re: [slim] Announcement - ickStream open beta release on Squeezebox !

2014-11-15 Thread Man in a van
slimhase wrote: That is odd - where is the difference to my System, where it does not work? I am running SPOS v3.0. Here is what my system states - for the SqueezeJoggler Player-Modell: SqueezePlay Gerätetyp: OpenFrame1 Firmware: 7.7.2-r9710 LMS: recent nightly Version 7.9 -

Re: [slim] Dummy Guide on DIY SqueezeBox based on RPie?

2014-12-12 Thread Man in a van
d6jg wrote: +1 for PiCorePlayer. Probably the hardest part is deciding what to use to output the audio. The onboard analogue is a no no, HDMI is OK but you really need a supported USB DAC or an add on DAC card for the Pi. Plenty of support here abouts (and else where). recommend this

Re: [slim] Using Squeezebox as wireless DAC

2015-01-26 Thread Man in a van
Phonophobe wrote: I want to play audio from my laptop through my hifi wirelessly. I already own two Squeezebox Classics and a Boom. Is it possible to set these up as simple wireless DACs so that any audio which would normally be heard from my laptop speakers is played through the hifi?

Re: [slim] Using Squeezebox as wireless DAC

2015-01-26 Thread Man in a van
Phonophobe wrote: I want to play audio from my laptop through my hifi wirelessly. I already own two Squeezebox Classics and a Boom. Is it possible to set these up as simple wireless DACs so that any audio which would normally be heard from my laptop speakers is played through the hifi?

[slim] The overall success of rolling out Audio Factory is huge -

2015-02-16 Thread Man in a van
Discuss, (or not) http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-31487515 Ronnie Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread:

Re: [slim] The overall success of rolling out Audio Factory is huge -

2015-02-16 Thread Man in a van
castalla wrote: We are dealing with a relatively small number of people (affected by the changes) but for them it is the only way they can access a high quality stream at home, said Roux Joubert, general manager of platforms in the BBC's Future Media division. The overall success of

Re: [slim] SB Player MAC Address

2015-01-11 Thread Man in a van
DanSmedra wrote: So here's a question. Each Squeezebox device is assigned a unique player MAC address. When connecting to mysqueezebox.com, an individual's account becomes associated with that device...Add Player. Now assume the device is sold to a third party, but the seller has

[slim] SqueezePlug and an iMAC

2015-03-20 Thread Man in a van
I am helping a friend run Squeezeplug v7.5.0 on a raspberry pi. His computer is an iMac How does he SSH into the SqueezePLug? :confused: He has to open Terminal and then?. Many Thanks Ronnie. Man in a van's

Re: [slim] SqueezePlug and an iMAC

2015-03-20 Thread Man in a van
Grumpy Bob wrote: ssh user@IPaddress should do it. I don't know what user/password combination is needed for squeezeplug. You need to do this with the Pi connected via cable to the router until wifi has been set up. Robert Thanks Robert, so the command line would be: -*ssh

Re: [slim] HP Proliant.

2015-03-13 Thread Man in a van
mooblie wrote: (Actually, just wondering: WHICH upgrade are you talking about?) :D The one mentioned in the post :p ronnie Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this

Re: [slim] RPi Squeezelite player

2015-03-12 Thread Man in a van
suryateja.b wrote: Hi All, I am new user for this LMS.i have installed latest version of Logitech Media Server on ZOTAC with Windows 7.In the same network i have connected my 6 RPi's.I have installed latest version of squeezebox for RPi and then i have followed this

Re: [slim] RPi Squeezelite player

2015-03-13 Thread Man in a van
suryateja.b wrote: Yeah...When i try to use picoreplayer on one RPi and squeezelite on one more RPi.it is showing both the RPi's.But when i try to use both as the same player(squeezelite or picorePlayer).It is showing only one player.Help me out please. I'm a bit stumped with this.

[slim] HP Proliant.

2015-03-13 Thread Man in a van
Has anyone with the above nas performed the hls upgrade on it :confused: Any advice, experience much appreciated. Thanks Ronnie Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this

Re: [slim] HP Proliant.

2015-03-13 Thread Man in a van
JohnB wrote: I have a HP Proliant Microserver (N54L) running Ubuntu Server 12.04 and have installed both the HLS Live and the RTMP Listen Again hacks with no problems at all. What OS are you using? Don't know yet as i'm helping a chap on pfm set up a Joggler as an lms player and he has

Re: [slim] RPi Squeezelite player

2015-03-12 Thread Man in a van
hsmeets wrote: As Squeezeplug also contains the LMS server. can it be that on all 6 RPi's not only the player part is active but also the LMS server part? It could well be that the player part finds the first server locally on the same RPi and therefore does not connect to LMS running

Re: [slim] RPi Squeezelite player

2015-03-12 Thread Man in a van
DJanGo wrote: Hi youtube Tutorial User, -*Did you clone the images or setup each rpi from scratch?*- Just power one on, give them an unified name (just youtube dns name or google *Raspberry /etc/hostname* ) and reboot it. Same procedure for each player. Problem should be solved.

Re: [slim] LMS BBC player plugin not working ?

2015-04-19 Thread Man in a van
swayzak wrote: Thanks But it shouldn't keep asking me to restart (after I have done so, several times) should it ? try a reboot of whatever you have LMS on Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Is anyone selling a squeezebox touch please?

2015-04-30 Thread Man in a van
cheztaz wrote: I am looking for a squeezebox touch to replace one of my Booms. If anyone has one for sale, please let me know. I miss Napster/Rhapsody :( Thanks It might help to state your approximate location :p

Re: [slim] Is anyone selling a squeezebox touch please?

2015-04-30 Thread Man in a van
cheztaz wrote: I am in Cambridgeshire, UK, and happy to pay postage. As for price, I am not sure what the going price is ...sorry :-) - probably a max of £175 (dependant on condition) e-bay gives a good indication of current prices

Re: [slim] LMS windows 8 on Intel nuc + synology nas

2015-05-04 Thread Man in a van
reboot router and anything else you fancy? Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=103584

Re: [slim] Is anyone selling a squeezebox touch please?

2015-05-03 Thread Man in a van
cheztaz wrote: I am looking for a squeezebox touch to replace one of my Booms. If anyone has one for sale, please let me know. I miss Napster/Rhapsody :( Thanks spotted this http://www.pinkfishmedia.net/forum/showthread.php?p=2591238#post2591238

Re: [slim] Status of various Squeezebox replacement projects/products?

2015-05-06 Thread Man in a van
CatBus wrote: Wow... that is... wow, it sounds like exactly what I want. Thanks for the pointers. Okay, so I've never done any of this before though. I'm certainly game to try, but it's all new, so bear with my newbness. The Raspberry Pi--it's always just a board, no enclosure, right?

Re: [slim] LMS won't scan my new Samsung Hard Drive

2015-05-11 Thread Man in a van
mandryka wrote: Hi The server reports early termination of scanning with my new Samsung 3TB D3 Station External Desktop Hard Drive, but scans my old Samsung Story Station 2.0TB USB 2.0 External Hard Drive with no problems. The data in the new one was made by copy and paste from the old.

Re: [slim] Status of various Squeezebox replacement projects/products?

2015-05-05 Thread Man in a van
CatBus wrote: Never used SqueezePlay--how does sqpOS/SqueezePlay handle playback controls? i.e. does it have its own controls, or does it rely on your using a separate control interface via something like a web browser? What about Now Playing info? Screenshots may be a better way to show

Re: [slim] Cost effective device to run as a LMS

2015-05-13 Thread Man in a van
MrClive wrote: I haven't been on here for a while but hope someone can help. I like many on here have been happily running Napster on my Squeezebox Box Boom until last month when Rhapsosy changed their encryption. I've been running my SB Touch and Boom via my Squeezebox but I looking at

Re: [slim] WTB : White SB Radio

2015-06-07 Thread Man in a van
badboygolf16v wrote: I'm looking to buy a good condition white SB Radio, ideally UE branded to match the one I own already, but that's not essential. I wish I'd stocked up when they were on close out at the Logitech VIP Store! Please PM me if you have one surplus to requirements. I'm

Re: [slim] Recommend a WAN router with good wifi range?

2015-06-06 Thread Man in a van
castalla wrote: Can anyone recommend a n-type router (maybe dual band?) with excellent wifi range? I'm utterly confused by the myriad of choices and reviews! It's a minefield On other forums lots of people seem happy with the Asus models, but yer pays yer money..

Re: [slim] Soundbar as speakers for a Squeezebox?

2015-06-10 Thread Man in a van
cliveb wrote: We're about to have our kitchen redone, and the shelf which currently houses the SB2 and a pair of (cheap) active speakers is going away. What we'll be left with is wall cupboards with very limited space above them (ie. about 10cm). I'm toying with the idea of using one of

Re: [slim] Hearts of Space

2015-06-18 Thread Man in a van
DrGaryG wrote: Doesn't add it my favorites. Is there a limit as to how many favorites I can have? As Tommy used to say just like that! 18278 +---+ |Filename: hearts of space.jpg |

Re: [slim] Hearts of Space

2015-06-15 Thread Man in a van
DrGaryG wrote: What is the link for Music From the Hearts of Space? :p http://lmgtfy.com/?q=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.hos.com%2F Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this

Re: [slim] picoreplayer not recognized by LMS

2015-05-29 Thread Man in a van
Giza2020 wrote: Let's get rid of obvious. .you've pointed squeezelite to the lms ip and port? Sorry for basic question Plus another, how about playing a round of reboot and reset everything? Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] picoreplayer not recognized by LMS

2015-05-29 Thread Man in a van
xrabbi wrote: Brand new Raspberry Pi 2 running picoreplayer v. 19, ethernet connected. Web interface showing green light, Squeezelite running, everything a-ok. But LMS running on same network does not find/recognize the player at all. What am I doing wrong? which output player are you

Re: [slim] Windows 10 amp; Lms

2015-08-06 Thread Man in a van
kidstypike wrote: Antivirus - AVG free, I've uninstalled it now, and disabled Windows Defender, installed latest nightly 7.9, won't start, how do I increase buffer size of DOS window? Do you really need to run both AVG and WinDef. I would have thought this might cause conflict. Ronnie.

Re: [slim] LMS 7.9.0 not recognizing my players in Windows 10

2015-08-10 Thread Man in a van
kidstypike wrote: Or open LMS web control 127.0.0.1:9000 any Squeezeboxen on your network should show in the dropdown top right, even if connected to mysqueezebox.com. Or look in the left hand Pane ExtrasMusic Sourcename of LMS Local Server 18535

Re: [slim] LMS 7.9.0 not recognizing my players in Windows 10

2015-08-10 Thread Man in a van
Or: with the LMS running on the computer, go to your Radio and do a factory reset, or on the Boom just pull the plug and start again. Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this

Re: [slim] streaming to Squeezebox

2015-11-15 Thread Man in a van
danco wrote: > So I'm wondering if there is a way of taking music that is streaming to > an iPad (NOT stuff that is stored on the iPad) or a Mac (perhaps iPad > preferred) and sending it to my Squeezebox. > > Why do I want to do this? Well, my SB is the only piece of equipment I > have that can

Re: [slim] streaming to Squeezebox

2015-11-15 Thread Man in a van
danco wrote: > I very much suspect that there is a problem with the connection to my > ISP. > > There could be local issues as I am using Devolo Homeplug, but > everything (including drops in general web browsing) suggests that the > connection there is dropping and restarting enough to ruin

Re: [slim] streaming to Squeezebox

2015-11-15 Thread Man in a van
danco wrote: > Thanks for the suggestions. > > (never any need to reboot router/modem). > > It might be worth a shot, but why not reset the router and reboot the modem sometime. You could also ask the ISP if there is a firmware upgrade available (presuming the kit is their issue).

Re: [slim] FOR SALE: Squeezebox Collection (3x radio, 2x classic, 1x duet+controller)

2015-11-16 Thread Man in a van
mjroydon wrote: > It is with regret that i come to sell my squeezebox collection. Perfect > working order still. Will reset all devices and possibly consider > selling part of the 6 piece set. PM me for info > > Cheers > > Mark Location,location,location?

Re: [slim] Building the best Pi LMS Player

2015-11-17 Thread Man in a van
kolossos4730 wrote: > > > [Dutch mode on] > > Ik kan via PM eventueel een lijst geven van een wat ik op dit moment heb > draaien en al twee keer heb gebouwd voor vrienden. > > [Dutch mode off] > > Why not share with the community, it may help those who want to do similar but lack the

Re: [slim] Download Squeezeplay Windows link Needed?

2015-10-18 Thread Man in a van
Try this one, the Joggler skin is nice http://www.mediafire.com/download/pvwd64gn206e5s2/SqueezePlay-setup-7.8.0r639.zip Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread:

Re: [slim] Download Squeezeplay Windows link Needed?

2015-10-20 Thread Man in a van
Jeff07971 wrote: > No worries, > > Thanks for the link, its suprisingly hard to find a link to (a modern) > squeezeplay Post #8 referred to the previous version:p I'm using Jivelite these days Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Building the best Pi LMS Player

2015-11-18 Thread Man in a van
kolossos4730 wrote: > Interesting alternative for the Raspberry Pi (albeit more expensive): > _UP_-_Intel_x5-Z8300_board_in_a_Raspberry_Pi2_form_factor > (\"https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/802007522/up-intel-x5-z8300-board-in-a-raspberry-pi2-form-fa/description\;)_ > > Raspberry Pi GPIO

Re: [slim] Building the best Pi LMS Player

2015-11-18 Thread Man in a van
kolossos4730 wrote: > Ronnie, > > It really is no more than a list with product links to a few Dutch > websites. I'm not sure if this is relevant for users from other > countries. > > Regards, > > Arie Oh that's a shame Arie. You saying you have built a few for some friends, I thought you

Re: [slim] Building the best Pi LMS Player

2015-11-17 Thread Man in a van
HB64 wrote: > It's about what he has build for other people nothing more nothing less. I know, but it may still help others start down that road themselves. ronnie Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Active / powered speakers for a covered terrace

2015-09-23 Thread Man in a van
I don't have a terrace, but do have Mackie 824 mk2s, a nice well balanced speaker (there is also a smaller 624 mk2) http://www.soundonsound.com/sos/sep07/articles/mackie_hr824mk2.htm Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Raspberry Pi Zero - could this make a cheap player?

2015-11-27 Thread Man in a van
Guut_Boy wrote: > I few days ago the 5$ Raspberry Pi Zero came out '(more info here)' > (https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/pi-zero/). I was wondering if this > could be used to build a very compact and cheap Squeezebox player > (perhaps a server even). Has anyone here looked in to this? What

Re: [slim] new amp suggestions

2016-01-05 Thread Man in a van
kidstypike wrote: > Bigger is better? Always, Baby!:p *** froth wrote: > Thanks all. I may pick up one of the small amps you guys noted and > test. But given I do have space for a larger format amp I may shop > around at various pawn type shops looking for a quality amp at a low > price.

Re: [slim] Lazy member - client for Chrome OS?

2015-12-18 Thread Man in a van
banned for life wrote: > All > > Yes, I searched first (not) > > B4L should you not have posted this on the Medical thread?:p Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this

Re: [slim] Ras Pi Hifiberry DAC Pro Setup

2015-11-25 Thread Man in a van
pkfox wrote: > Got it thanks but I'm not using piCore Well tell us the OS as the crystal ball is cloudy Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread:

Re: [slim] Ras Pi Hifiberry DAC Pro Setup

2015-11-25 Thread Man in a van
simoh wrote: > PiCore uses squeezelite too. 81% is 0db on the hifiberry dacs. http://support.hifiberry.com/hc/en-us/community/posts/201496622-DAC-Pro-and-DAC-ALSA-0dB-level Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Ras Pi Hifiberry DAC Pro Setup

2015-11-25 Thread Man in a van
pkfox wrote: > Ha ha - It's Debian jessie - whilst I have your ear, is it possible to > use piCore and LMS on the same box ? Ah if it' a rpi2B then I would guess that jessie should just respond to the SSH routine. I presume the driver for the dac board is in the kernel. It's not poss to use

Re: [slim] How to access and update my music via MySqueezebox.com?

2015-11-27 Thread Man in a van
janti wrote: > Hello all > > I haven't been updating my music for a while. Have I forgotten > everything, or have things changed? > > I log into 'www.mysqueezebox.com' (http://www.mysqueezebox.com). I find > my podcasts there, but I cannot find the music I've stored, as I think I > did before.

Re: [slim] Building the best Pi LMS Player

2015-11-27 Thread Man in a van
kingswindsor wrote: > Here are some photos of the boards and speakers. The speakers I went > for were the Peerless Vifa NE95W-04 Full Range Speakers which I got from > https://www.falconacoustics.co.uk/ I chose them on spec without having > had a chance to listen to them and I have still to

Re: [slim] Ras Pi Hifiberry DAC Pro Setup

2015-11-25 Thread Man in a van
pkfox wrote: > Hi all, my Hifiberry DAC Pro arrived today and I have it set up and > working, I am impressed so far but have a few questions > > 1) The playback volume is quite a bit lower than my TP ( it's like when > you forget to set the volume to fixed 100 % on the web server interface > )

Re: [slim] Rasp Pi Problem cant solve

2015-11-26 Thread Man in a van
alastaid wrote: > Hi, > > New to all of this and very pleased with where I have got to so far. > So, have a multi room setup using LMS 7.9, I have 6 clients running on > Pi B+ all work fine except one, which pauses the playback roughly for > about 10 seconds every two or three minutes (but

Re: [slim] What type of NAS will run Squeeze Center best?

2015-11-20 Thread Man in a van
paulsbox2...@gmail.com wrote: > Hello all, > > I currently use a windows server to run Squeeze Center on but am > considering a NAS. > > What do you recommend? > > Thanks in advance > Paul one thread ata time Man in

Re: [slim] Building the best Pi LMS Player

2015-11-20 Thread Man in a van
kingswindsor wrote: > Without much hassle at all I've got the following bits working together > nicely. > - Pi 7" screen > - RPi 2 > - IQaudio DAC+ > - IQaudio AMP+ > - 2 x 3" full-range speakers > - 19v power supply > > For expediency I used the max2play software (the version with the 7" >

Re: [slim] Boom on top of subwoofer - isolation needed ?

2016-06-05 Thread Man in a van
Apesbrain wrote: > Can't say if you're risking damage, but if it were me these would be on > the bottom of the Boom: > http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/371267361953?lpid=82=ps_noapp=true I use feet as above under my hard disks and TV recording boxes,it's very good at damping the vibrations. If I

[slim] Can I get this in Lidl?

2016-06-07 Thread Man in a van
http://www.humaxdirect.co.uk/audio/musaic-mp5-1.html Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=105712

Re: [slim] Spotify search fails.

2016-02-25 Thread Man in a van
jjsqueeze wrote: > Hi Michael, > > after installing the official spotify plugin I get the following error > (server.log): > /opt/ssods4/var/home/SqueezeboxServer/Cache/InstalledPlugins/Plugins/Spotify/Bin/i386-linux/spotifydnoflac: > /lib/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.7' not found (required by >

[slim] Radio Paradise: Use it or lose it.

2016-02-25 Thread Man in a van
https://www.facebook.com/RadioParadise/posts/10153154521241580 and https://www.change.org/p/u-s-house-of-representatives-u-s-senate-save-net-radio-we-need-your-help-to-petition-congress-100-000-stations-will-perish Man

Re: [slim] My favourite radio station does not work anymore

2016-01-20 Thread Man in a van
utgg wrote: > The .m3u8 link is for an HLS stream format, which isn't supported > directly by squeezebox devices. The latest BBCiPlayer plugin, however, > now supports HLS stream format, and is capable of playing non-BBC > streams. See this thread find out how to get the latest BBCiPlayer >

Re: [slim] Logitech Media Server 7.7.3 released

2016-04-26 Thread Man in a van
nervoteso wrote: > thanks but that guide is too difficult. is there any easier way to pdate > to 7.3.3 ot 7.8? Here is a quick and dirty, cobbled together with cut and paste from other postings here and elsewhere. You don't have to come from Barcelona to be able to do this; 20368 First

Re: [slim] Logitech Media Server 7.7.3 released

2016-04-25 Thread Man in a van
nervoteso wrote: > hi how to update from 7.7.2 to 7.3.3 on qnap ts 119? > > just change the version if you wish http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?101137-Upgrading-to-LMS7-8-on-my-TS-119-Success! atb Ronnie

Re: [slim] Squeezebox stopped working

2016-05-14 Thread Man in a van
soczywko wrote: > Hi its a squeezebox V3 running on a wired connection on TP Link > powerline adapters from the router to the room I use. Tried the set up > when I changed to these from previous power line adapters and no issues > about 6 months ago. No changes made (to my knowledge) recently

Re: [slim] Squeezebox stopped working

2016-05-14 Thread Man in a van
soczywko wrote: > Just tried to play through my squeezebox and keep getting "can't connect > to server" - rebooted router, pc, squeezebox etc multiple times with no > luck. Strange thing is I can connect to internet radio through > mysqueezebox.com via the devices and it connects and plays

Re: [slim] Windows 10 - Squeeze Remote and Squeezeplay

2016-05-01 Thread Man in a van
check out soundicity Man in a van's Profile: http://forums.slimdevices.com/member.php?userid=43627 View this thread: http://forums.slimdevices.com/showthread.php?t=105522 ___

Re: [slim] Why does Chrome Cast audio sound better than squeezebox classic?

2016-05-06 Thread Man in a van
mandryka wrote: > I am convinced that music through my ChromeCast audio sounds better than > music through my squeezebox classic. Better image, more lively, more > real. Same DAC - both use the same external DAC, and same speakers and > amp. Same music files. > > Am I kidding myself? Can this

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-14 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > Why the UK? > > O2 Joggler may have fit the bill but no one sells them. Sometimes > there's one or two on ebay but for silly money. Pipo? I'll take a look. Well it would be possible for me to let you borrow one to try. I have a clutch. atb Ronnie.

Re: [slim] Connect Laptop to Transporter to utilise it`s lovely DAC

2016-07-25 Thread Man in a van
scoob101 wrote: > Hi all, bit of advice if you can please.. > > I am planning for the eventual demise of Spotify on squeezebox, so I`m > looking to connect my laptop to the DAC in my Transporter as a > contingency. > > I`m looking at one of these. Anyone got any thoughts or alternative >

Re: [slim] Connect Laptop to Transporter to utilise it`s lovely DAC

2016-07-25 Thread Man in a van
ahh, ok then the world is your oyster, fill your boots as almost anyone with a shed makes a SPDIF. Don't spen too much, if your using windows check for a driver, almost any xmos chip based one should be good. M2tech mentioned already, the one you linked to, lots of choice here

Re: [slim] Connect Laptop to Transporter to utilise it`s lovely DAC

2016-07-25 Thread Man in a van
scoob101 wrote: > I only intend to use it for Spotify Premium and also for audio from > youtube - so I guess 44khz? Raspberry pi3 with HiFiBerry Digi Plus running LMS on Raspbian Jessie-lite with Squeezelite (or piCorePlayer) If your in the UK, about £60 (some uk retailers supply the digi+

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-14 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > Nope. No tablet or phone. Can you believe that? Can you run Squeezeplay > on Android? If you are in the UK what about an O2 Joggler running Squeezeplay? It's an old device but quite reliable, or something like a' PiPo' (http://www.jogglerwiki.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=13=2174)?

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-15 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > Very kind of you to offer. I'll have to pass since I'm in Canada. You can maybe pick one of these up via -ebay http://www.jogglerwiki.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=13=2357 These are on kickstart https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?tab=wm#inbox/155edfc375e913ca I have a cousin

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-16 Thread Man in a van
castalla wrote: > Be careful with a used Cisco there is the possibility that a used > one has been updated with the Cisco firmware which may prevent it being > used for any other purpose. An o2 Joggler is a better bet. Whilst this may be true I had a quick google yesterday and there was

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-16 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > I can setup just about anything Windows based. Linux I know nothing > about. > > > > Where did you see them? Ebay? Yes, you have to remember that with these things there is always the risk they might not work :( The screen on these is 150x90 mm if that is useful to you

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-16 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > Yes I keep odd hours. Let me digest your post and I shall PM you later. > Thanks! Now I'm worried :confused: If your keeping the 'odd' ones who has the even ones?:) Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Touch screen device to run Squeezeplay?

2016-07-16 Thread Man in a van
kulaworld wrote: > Hi, > From my experience, using an Android tablet with the following apps is a > cheap and easy way to control your music > > 'SqueezePlayer ' > (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.bluegaspode.squeezeplayer=en_GB)(turns > your Android tablet into a squeeze play

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > I'll look it to getting a wired router then. Do I still need the switch > or can I just use the router? > > What's a good cheap brand to go with? d6jg wrote: > No need for the switch if the router has sufficient ports. > Netgear? TP-Link are cheap and cheerful Ronnie.

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > It's in the internal memory. > > I bought this unit from some man in a van. My mom always warned me never > to buy things from men in vans. But as it turned out, this man in a van > was a ace salesman who didn't even profit from the sale. > > Anyway, (s

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
d6jg wrote: > If you have never set it up then there are different options No, I set it up for him before I sent it over, checked both wired and wireless as working. Without a lan connection it should boot into the Home screen as I described. I sent two usb sticks, one with Openpeak and the

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
Fizzers, can you get a cheapo one from a recycle place, I have used D-link before with good results, do some diligence on the model you want before purchase so that you will be able to connect it correctly. Why not connect the Joggler to your router anyway and make sure it's working OK, it

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > BTW... Not sure how you can get those options without a LAN connected. > It's like a locked door. Once it finds the network and you select it, > the door unlocks. Is it possible you had those units hooked to a LAN > prior? Yes, I checked both the wirelee and the ethernet

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
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Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
d6jg wrote: > Seriously Ronnie I bet you shipped that Joggler in the certain knowledge > that when Fizbin plugged it in it would just work and he would get > exactly what he was looking for. And of course it would have but for ... Well stuff happens don't it? He is a decent bloke and I'm sure

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
d6jg wrote: > Correction > > All Fizzers needed to do was plug in an Ethernet cable connected to a > DHCP enabled router ... :) > > > Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Well, being a non-pedant I had rather assumed that that would be the case :rolleyes:

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-07 Thread Man in a van
d6jg wrote: > Isn't there a first boot set up routine? I have 2x Joggler both wired > and I thought they did. Yes, but that was done by me when I installed the OS. All Fizzers needed to do was plug in an ethernet cable and switch on, which he has now managed to do. :) Ronnie

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-08 Thread Man in a van
Try this, from the Home Screen >Settings>Screen>Backlight. I've never actually altered these from the default but I guess that is what you want. Ronnie Man in a van's Profile:

Re: [slim] Help! Joggler/Squeezeplay not connecting to network/LMS (No network options)

2016-08-08 Thread Man in a van
Fizbin wrote: > Ok, just took it down stairs again and hooked it up. That option is > indeed there. Oddly it is not present on the PC version. I was getting > concerned as the screen was quite bright. :) > > I just realized I had another question and I should have checked when I > had it down

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