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Mating iMac, iTunes and stereo system?

by markstanleydavis / June 3, 2004 7:36 AM PDT

So, I've now downloaded my entire CD collection onto my iMac, which sits in the home office. Meanwhile, I have a wonderful surround stereo system in the family room (75' away), anchored by an HK AVR 325. Sadly, I have no way to take advantage of all of the iTunes features in my preferred listening location - the family room. I don't have an Airport, as I have no laptop computer at home that would take advantage of it. I don't have an iPod, either (yet). What are my options for making my iTunes Library accessible to my stereo system and how much might each option cost?

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Re: Mating iMac, iTunes and stereo system?
by freeskier22 / June 25, 2004 12:05 AM PDT

If your system has radio, then you can simply go to a place like best buy or circut city and pick up one of these \/

for about 20 bucks, although i cannot guarentee that would be the best option due to possible quality issues, possibly no tranmission through walls. But, all in all it would most likely be the cheapest way to do it.

I'm sorry i couldnt offer professional help i just wanted to offer an idea that is a possibility.


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The FM Transmitter won't work
by acme401 / April 20, 2005 2:54 AM PDT

They are only good for a few feet.

Buy a TIVO, it will let you share all your music and photos through your TV.

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Imac and Home audio
by EleoK / April 19, 2005 12:45 PM PDT

I need to find a way to get all this music to play through a receiver and the home audio system so the imac can act a juke box. I have the bluetooth and airport if that helps butt now i have to fm tranceive the ipod to the radio on the receiver but i would like to have the control from itunes. If anyone knows the best way of doing that please let me know, i would be appreciative.

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