Learn how to stream your photos, videos, and music to your DLNA devices wirelessly.

About DLNA play

Select Menu icon > DLNA play.

Would you like to see the photos or videos in your phone on another device, such as your TV? Or listen to the music on your phone through your home stereo? With DLNA play, you can stream your media content to your DLNA devices wirelessly.

You need the following:

  • A Wi-Fi network. For best results, your wireless router should be connected to your DLNA device over a cable connection.

  • Wi-Fi on in your phone, and the phone has to be connected to the same Wi-Fi network that your DLNA device is on.

There are different types of DLNA devices. If you can connect to the device on your phone and can control the streaming, the device is a renderer. If you can view the media on your phone from your device, the device is a player. To find out what kind of DLNA device you have, you can also check the device user guide.

For more info on how to set up the Wi-Fi connection, go to www.nokia.com/support.

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Stream content

You can stream photos and videos on your phone to another device that supports DLNA, such as a TV.

Use your phone to stream content to your DLNA device

  1. Select Menu icon > DLNA play and your DLNA device.

    If your phone can't detect any devices, there might not be any renderer DLNA devices in your Wi-Fi network. Check if you can use your DLNA device to see the content on your phone.

  2. To stream photos, select Photos. To stream videos, select Videos. To stream music, select Music.

  3. Select the photo, video, or song.

    The connection to your DLNA device opens automatically. When content is being pushed to your DLNA device, Transfer icon is shown.

You can also zoom a photo, or stream just a part of a photo.

Stream a part of a photo

  1. Select the photo, place two fingers on the screen, then slide them apart or together to crop the area.

    Tip: To move the cropped area, tap and hold the area, then drag it.

  2. To start streaming the cropped area, lift your finger.

    The photo is pushed to your DLNA device after 3 seconds. To start immediately, tap the area.

Use your DLNA device to stream content saved on your phone

  1. Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Settings and Connectivity > DLNA server > DLNA server > On.

  2. Use your DLNA device to detect your phone, then view the content on your phone through the DLNA device.

Tip: To quickly access the DLNA server, add the DLNA server widget to your home screen. To add, tap and hold an empty area on a home screen, then select Add widget and the widget.

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