What is the DLNA Specification? What Kind of Files Can You Play?

DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) certifies that media devices use a standard set of rules to make sure that they all work together. Media servers and players have to follow these rules to use the DLNA stamp. DLNA breaks down the rules into layers. What types of connectivity and media formats are supported?

How to Set Up a DLNA Media Home

Want to learn about setting up a home media server? Are there standardized solutions for the consumer market? Is my home network ready for media? Why is DLNA certification important? What parts make up a multimedia solution? How do I connect my media player to my sound system and TV?