1. Kimboo's Avatar
    Hello everybody!

    I've recently started using the "Play To" feature in Windows 8.1 to play Xbox Music from my Surface to my Xbox One. Very nice feature!

    I was wondering though: Howcome I can't do the same things from my Lumia 930? Doesn't WP 8.1 support Play To?
    I'd certainly love to be able to do this...

    Thanks in advance!
    07-11-2014 01:04 PM
  2. Matthias Verboven's Avatar
    I have been looking for this feature too, but can't find anything..
    07-11-2014 01:12 PM
  3. James8561's Avatar
    it does.
    simply download the app Nokia Play To
    Kimboo likes this.
    07-12-2014 01:06 AM
  4. jhoff80's Avatar
    Not the same thing at all. Windows 8 has it system-wide, so it can be used for nearly any app's content. Windows Phone doesn't have any global support. The WP "Play To" apps only let you use locally stored content.
    Kimboo likes this.
    07-12-2014 11:34 AM
  5. 6029KingStephen's Avatar
    The app Smart Player will let you play from any DLNA Source to any DLNA Player, so you can for example use your phone to play a playlist, or a video, from your PC to your TV.
    Kimboo likes this.
    07-12-2014 02:09 PM
  6. Aviskri's Avatar
    Settings>project my screen.
    Kimboo likes this.
    07-12-2014 02:38 PM
  7. jhoff80's Avatar
    Settings>project my screen.
    Miracast is not the same as Play To, and plus it's limited to certain devices.
    Kimboo likes this.
    07-13-2014 11:38 AM
  8. Kimboo's Avatar
    Thanks for the answers!

    These are all acceptable workarounds, but I do hope that we get Play To for WP as well in a future update :)
    07-16-2014 08:58 AM
  9. AbstractKiller's Avatar
    (Nokia) Play-To (which, I am sure, will soon be renamed) is buggy and doesn't cover my needs...

    How many people will actually select individual music tracks to "Play To" (I hate this new term) - DLNA stream - to their home theatre AMP/DLNA speakers? The ability to play a playlist is a clearly missing feature... ...and I can't believe it hasn't been added to either XBOX music or the Nokia MixRadio apps either.

    Has anyone found a way to play a playlist by DLNA / Play-To to another device?

    All I want to do is be able to play my (painstakingly created over many years) playlists to my home music setup!
    08-20-2014 05:17 PM

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