Playback for Mac

Playback for Mac

Average User Rating:
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

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  • Total Downloads:
  • Date Added:
    November 05, 2010
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  • Operating Systems:
    Mac OS X 10.5 Intel/PPC

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  • 5 stars

    "Simple setup, flawless perfomrance"

    December 27, 2013   |   By jbcheng

    Version: Playback 1.8.12


    Up and working in a minute
    Smart access to mac files via the Xbox, included mac organizational folders
    Video streams fine even over old wifi set up


    haven't found any yet


    Just got my son and xbox 360 for Christmas and was upset to find out you can't copy video, photos or images to the xbox's hard drive. Only solution for playing back many family-related images and video was to find a streaming solution. Tried Window Media Center but most of my files are on my mac, and I wanted to stream directly from the mac. Did research and bought this program. It's fantastic. Installed and immediately up and running on my iMac without any tweaked needed. Xbox immediately recognized my mac and I was streaming photos, my video collection and my iTunes music. Even better, the software retains Apple "categories" like Albums, Artists, Genre, etc for itunes and "Events" in iPhoto. So Playback is iLife friendly. Couldnnt have asked for an easier or better implemented software. made MY Christmas!

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    Full Specifications

    What's new in version 1.7.1
    • New: More aggressive service discovery.
    • Fixed: iTunes movies are now sorted properly.
    • Fixed: WDTV cutting off songs prematurely.
    • Fixed: Issues with Aperture sharing.
    • Other: Various other fixes & tweaks.
    Publisher YazSoft
    Publisher web site
    Release Date November 05, 2010
    Date Added November 05, 2010
    Version 1.7.1
    Category Home Software
    Subcategory Hobby Software
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.6, Mac OS X 10.5, Macintosh
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 7.8MB
    File Name
    Total Downloads 12,934
    Downloads Last Week 124
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations 7-day trial, can only stream 3 movies
    Price $15

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