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PS51D8000 DLNA = "Loading..."

by anakin_uk / June 25, 2012 3:18 AM PDT

I have a HP N40L MicroServer, which rarely gets shut down, that I use to share video content around the house, with no problems on anything else. But with SmartHub, it worked fine the first day, but then the File Manager type window started hanging with "Loading..." message on the top left of the screen. At this point I had to turn the TV off and back on again to continue using the TV.

If I reboot the MicroServer, it again works for the first day, but not after that. A bit annoying having to reboot my server every so many hours just to get SmartHub to work.

I have tried Samsung AllShare as well as PS3MediaServer with the same problem.
All of my other devices work fine this way.

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Since allshare fails
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 25, 2012 3:21 AM PDT

I'm wondering if you can put the HDTV into the DMZ of the router.

I won't discuss how to do that since it's a little advanced. I'm also declining to discuss why I think that may help. It's something that helped a similar issue.

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by anakin_uk / June 25, 2012 3:51 AM PDT
In reply to: Since allshare fails

Thanks Bob
My router sets a local IP address as a DMZ host (not a physical port). And I am not currently using a DMZ on my network. So this workaround is not applicable here.

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Good luck.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 25, 2012 4:06 AM PDT
In reply to: n/a

This and changing the DNS are my top fixes for things like this. Since you can't try it, let's see what Samsung offers. To date they don't go near home networks.

Sorry to read you are not open to changes or things to try.

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