Written by Kaylee Wood | Last update: April 28, 2020
This article details on how to use AirPlay media server for Windows 7/8/10 to stream video music from/to Windows PC and Windows tablet. Best free streaming media player for windows can help your PC safely join the AirPlay ecosystem, and turn your Windows 7/8/10 devices into a flexible AirPlay sender and receiver and really enlarge your media collection.
This 100% clean AirPlay server for Windows can stream video/music to Windows PC/tablet from iPhone/iPad, and also Airplay PC to Apple TV wirelessly. With 5KPlayer installed, your Windows device can stream YouTube movies and locally stored videos at full speed.
Three-in-one AirPlay for Windows — AirPlay Sender, Receiver and AirPlay Mirroring
Currently, software to render AirPlay for Windows are either an AirPlay sender or receiver. As a superior alternative, 5KPlayer is capable of 3-in-1 AirPlay for Windows. Users can count on it to stream .mov, .mp4, .m4v video and .mp3, .aac music from iPhone /iPad to Windows computer or Surface Pro 4, Surface Book with locally stored videos or AirPlay YouTube. Besides, this best free AirPlay media server is capable of AirPlay Windows PC to Apple TV wirelessly. Not to mention the screen mirroring you'd never want to pass by, this comprehensive media streamer can practice this cool perk competently.
Without this 3-in-1 AirPlay media server, it would be a nightmare only to imagine one Windows PC crammed with Airfoil to AirPlay YouTube online, with AirServer to receive streaming video audio, and with AirParrot for AirPlay Mirroring. Plus the cost for each media streamer, you wouldn't really configure that.
Seamlessly Compatible AirPlay for Windows 7/8/10 Platform
This versatile streaming media player seamlessly supports Windows PC/tablet powered with Windows 10/8/7. It really saves you the trouble if you want to upgrade to Windows 10 this year — especially after Microsoft officially announced its resolute prohibition to some distrusted media streamers in April — this safe streaming software can deal with all Windows AirPlay streaming tasks hassle-free, coming all the way with Microsoft Windows OS upgrade.
100% Safe AirPlay for Windows Platform
79% of computer users worldwide are reported to be on Windows OS, as statistics from W3School indicates. Windows users are believed to be facing more risks in AirPlay than Mac users: Apple Store holds identified AirPlay-enabled apps available for customers, while Windows users don't. Malicious files could come with AirPlay media server they download.
Thus it is recommended to download 5KPlayer from the official homepage. The reason for its reliable performance on Windows PC is that it employs the Bonjour Protocol for AirPlay, which is exactly what Apple do on their devices.
For Windows 10/8/7 users, there's surely a big enough, spicy enough media collection on your Windows PC to add to AirPlay savors, thus you are recommended to download online videos, or use music streaming services like Apple Music, Pandora or Spotify with this tool to AirPlay for Windows.
Download 5KPlayer on your Windows PC, install and launch it. This part is on how to AirPlay from Windows PC to Apple TV, while you can refer to how to AirPlay video to Windows PC from iPhone/iPad/Apple Watch.
Step 1: Connect PC to Apple TV to use AirPlay for Windows.
* Tap AirPlay icon, select your Apple TV name to enable AirPlay for Windows.
* Note: Please confirm that your Windows PC and Apple TV are connected to the same Wi-Fi or Ethernet.
Step 2: Choose and AirPlay video/audio from PC to Apple TV
* Tap the Video or Music button on the main interface, and import the media to AirPlay for Windows to Apple TV.
Step 3: Troubleshooting and remote control of AirPlay for Windows
* Kindly be noted that the AirPlay iconin 5KPlayer will turn red if the wireless connection is successful, thus providing an immediate indicator for users to troubleshoot Windows PC AirPlay problems.
* During the AirPlay with this AirPlay sender, you can access Apple TV from Windows PC. It is capable of volume adjust and subtitle/soundtrack selection, all listed in the shortcut menu in the playback area.
Note: 5KPlayer is the best AirPlay media server for Windows PC/tablet powered with windows 7/8/10, it serves not only as a wifi audio receiver for Windows from iPhone/iPad/Apple Watch, but also as wireless video sender from Windows PC to Apple TV. Even if you consider recording iPhone screen to make an app demo, you can refer to how to mirror iPhone screen with 5KPlayer. No doubt at all, this best free AirPlayer for windows create you cool perks of setting up cross-platform AirPlay. Now explore on your own and just relish them: To save movies from Dailymotion, Facebook and even more streaming sites for Windows that 5KPlayer support.
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