Getting Started

Before installation

Installation

  • Windows users can simply run the downloaded installer and go through the wizard.

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Start SWYH

  • In the “Start Menu”, launch the “Stream What You Hear (SWYH)” application :

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  • Click-right on the icon to show the menu :

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Stream the local sound on other compliant device

If the device is an “UPnP/DLNA Media Renderer”

    1. Right-click on the SWYH icon in the systray
    2. Go to “Stream to” menu
    3. Select your device and wait few seconds

Note : by default, SWYH use MP3 format. You can switch with PCM/L16 format in the Settings.

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To use the Xbox 360 as receiver, you need to select “PCM/L16” format !

If the device is an “UPnP/DLNA Media Player”

  1. Go to your device and manually discover the UPnP/DLNA Media Server
  2. Select the “Stream What You Hear” device
  3. Enter into the folder “Music” or search by Artist or Album
  4. Play the file “Stream What You Hear”

For example with Windows Media Player on another computer :

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If the device doesn’t support the DLNA

    • In the menu open “Tools > HTTP Live Streaming”

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    • Note or “Copy” the HTTP Live Streaming URI

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    • Open this URI on another device

Record What You Hear

  • In the menu open “Tools > Record What You Hear”

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  • Click on “Record” to start recording
  • Click on “Stop” to stop recording and save the MP3 file

Having trouble?

If you are experiencing difficulties with your setup, please check the Forums and F.A.Q..

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Forums

  • SWYH streaming sound successfully until player paused

    Hi, I’m using SWYH 1.4 Build 16069 at Windows 10 and streaming sound to linux server with DLNA Rygel installed.…
  • Crash at launching of SWYH

    Hi everybody, I rencently bought a new PC with Windows 10. I installed SWYH. Every time I launch the app,…
  • Windows 10 and Sonos intermittent

    I installed and successfully added a channel to SONOS. It worked a few times but nearly 99% of the time…
  • Stream no playlist

    Hallo, atream what you hear do not play a playlist at all. It interrupts the conection to the Internet radio…
  • SWYH Crash On Startup Help

    Any help would be greatly appreciated Date: 1/27/2019 10:49:33 AM Message: Exception from HRESULT: 0x88890008 Detail: System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x88890008): Exception from…
  • Stream from non default output

    Any way to stream from non default output. like if mediaplayer is using a secondary sound out put i cant…

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