Remote play function, Settings required for each device – Marantz NA-11S1 User Manual
Remote play function
You can use your home network to play back with this unit
music files stored on PC, NAS, smart phones and portable
audio players. In this case, you use PC, smart phones and
portable audio players for operations.
• The relevant devices should comply with the DLNA (Digital
Living Network Alliance) Ver. 1.5 standard.
• A wireless LAN environment is required for playing back
music files on smart phones or portable audio players.
• For some smart phones, you must install an application for
DLNA music playback.
n Roles each device plays
The following devices are used for Remote Play. As
specified in the DLNA standard, these devices are called
DMC, DMS or DMR according to their role.
• Smart phone
• Portable audio
Performs Remote Play
DMC can also play back
music files stored on
Stores music files.
Music files stored on
these devices are played
back with DMC.
• This unit
Outputs audio of
music files played back
through Remote Play
from speakers. DMR
cannot perform playback
n Files that can be played back
Settings required for each device
You must make settings on DMC and DMS for Remote Play.
Make the following settings. Also see the owner’s manual of
each device for settings.
n Settings on PC and NAS
Make settings on PC and NAS to exchange data with DMR
For settings, see “Applying media sharing settings”
n Settings on smart phones
You must install an application for DLNA music playback
on your smart phone to perform operations on DMS and
this unit (DMR) with your smart phone The applicable
application differs according to your smart phone
Some smart phones support DLNA music playback with the
factory settings. See the owner’s manual of your smart phone
n Settings on portable audio players
Make settings so that this unit (DMR) can play back music
files stored on your portable audio player. For settings, see
the owner’s manual of your portable player.
n Settings on this unit
Connect this unit to the DLNA network. You do not need to
make other settings.
For the network connection, see the provided Getting
Started, “Connecting to a home network (LAN)”
) and “Setting the network [Network]”
n Remote Play operations
Operations are different for each device, but the procedures
for preparing for Remote Play are the same. The preparation
procedures are shown below.
Turn on this unit.
• Make sure that this unit is connected to the network.
Display the music file playback screen on DMC.
• For PC, open Windows Media Player 12, etc.
• For smart phones, switch to the music file playback
Select the friendly name of this unit for the item that
sets the playback device on the playback screen.
• The default friendly name of this unit is “Marantz
Start playing back a music file on DMC.
• The function on this unit automatically switches to
Music Server and the Remote Play mark ( ) appears
on the display. Remote Play starts.
During Remote Play, you cannot perform playback operations
with this unit. Use the DMC device for these operations.
n To exit Remote Play
The Remote Play mode ends.