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trek123

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SqueezeBox over Wi-fi
« on: July 20, 2008, 05:51:35 pm »
Hi.

I was wandering if it is possible to use a squeezebox over wi-fi. It would be useful because then I can can plug it and some speakers into the plugs on my patio and then listen to music because then I don't have to have a big long CAT5 cable running inside and everyone saying,"What's that cable for?"

Thanks!

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Re: SqueezeBox over Wi-fi
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2008, 06:30:06 pm »
As I know there is no difference between CAT 5 and WiFi connection for Squeezebox. I use it over WiFi even in Plutohome.
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Re: SqueezeBox over Wi-fi
« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2008, 12:13:38 pm »
Hi.

I was wandering if it is possible to use a squeezebox over wi-fi. It would be useful because then I can can plug it and some speakers into the plugs on my patio and then listen to music because then I don't have to have a big long CAT5 cable running inside and everyone saying,"What's that cable for?"

Thanks!

We also use them over CAT5 and WiFi without any problem at all.

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Re: SqueezeBox over Wi-fi
« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2008, 02:35:22 pm »
Hi.

I was wandering if it is possible to use a squeezebox over wi-fi. It would be useful because then I can can plug it and some speakers into the plugs on my patio and then listen to music because then I don't have to have a big long CAT5 cable running inside and everyone saying,"What's that cable for?"

Thanks!

...by the way this is the wrong place to ask this question... try the 'Users' forum ;-)
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