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This article describes the Microsoft Windows Media Connect 2.0 update that is now available. The article lists the minimum system requirements to install Windows Media Connect 2.0. This article also provides a link that you can use to download the program.
From anywhere in your home, you can use Windows Media Connect 2.0 and a digital media receiver (DMR) to experience music, photos, and movies that are stored on a Windows XP–based computer. Windows Media Connect delivers media files to devices that support the UPnP protocol. These devices include digital audio receivers, connected DVD players, set-top boxes, and more. After you install Windows Media Connect 2.0, you may have to restart your computer.
System requirementsThe following hardware and software are required to use Windows Media Connect:
New featuresWindows Media Connect 2.0 offers the following improvements over Windows Media Connect 1.0:
Download Windows Media Connect 2.0To download Windows Media Connect 2.0 or for more information about the product, visit the following Microsoft Web page:
RemovalTo remove Windows Media Connect 2.0, use the Add or Remove Programs tool in Control Panel.
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