There you are. You’ve got a bunch of media on your server in your home office. You’ve got XBMC on the AppleTV in your living room. And you want to know the best way to connect your copy of XBMC will all your awesome content.
I’m going to assume you know how to share your content. If you happen to be running Windows 7, you could always use this guide to share your files. If you have your media hosted on a NAS, everything should be ready to go in the first place. And if you are attempting to share using an Apple or Linux server, I’ll trust you to find guides for sharing plastered around the net.
Likewise, this guide assumes you’ve already figured out how to install XBMC onto your device and got it running on your TV. This guide picks up after you’ve got XBMC up and running, but before you’ve added any videos.
Let’s get going!
Above you will find a video that walks through every step that I describe below. So if you feel more comfortable following along with a video, definitely do so! If you’d rather have a written description, read on. Continue reading