Wednesday, October 9, 2013

How to block streaming during certain hours

One of the many useful features in KooRaRoo Media DLNA software and media organizer is the ability to stop streaming to a particular device during certain hours.

One use for this option can be to stop your kids from watching too much TV by making sure that they are not watching it when they are not supposed to.

To enable this just follow these easy steps:

  1. go to Devices pane
  2. double-click on the device you wish to block temporarily to brings up its properties
  3. go to Access Control tab in the device properties
  4. tick the "Block device during the following hours" and set the hours
  5. click OK to apply
That's it - simple and no need to restart anything - it all just works in KooRaRoo!

The above is yet another feature aimed at making your DLNA streaming experience better and easier. Enjoy!

Monday, October 7, 2013

How to merge multiple disk folders into one

Starting with version 2.1, KooRaRoo Media DLNA software allows you to merge multiple disk folders into one playlist. This makes it easier to manage files and folders spread over several drives and you can combine local and network drives into one virtual location.

To use this feature, simply add a new disk folder and click the + button next to the folder name. This lets you add more folders. You can also just type them in separating folders using a pipe symbol: | , like this:

H:\Media|E:\My Files|F:\Downloads\Video

Just one more feature to make your media organizing easier! Enjoy your media with KooRaRoo Media!