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Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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Astronaut

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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Also, Samsung uses the Windows Media Player to control what is seen in the folders on the TV. If you open Windows Media Player on your computer you can add folders there to any library you want. Keep in mind that if you delete a file on the computer it does not nescessarily delete the reference in the folder on the TV. You have to also delete the reference to it in Media Player to get it to disappear from the TV folder. This works for me on Windows 7 and 8.

 

 

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Astronaut

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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This is a most excellent reply.  It works if you follow instructions.  I have been looking so long, and this was a simple fix to make things work.   Awesome reply again...

 

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Astronaut

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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Many thanks. This solved my issue.

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Astronaut

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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Hi,

I am now able to acces the files over the local network from the TV. Although it is not detecting the MKV files. But WMV files are visible and working fine. Please let me know if it can be played. Thank you

 

Note: Same MKV files are working playing while accesing via External HDD or pen drive.

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Constellation

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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So this originally worked for me.. My issue though was that my Videos folder's default location did not have much storage space. I changed the location by right clicking the Videos folder, and going to Location and changing the location where the files in the Videos folder are stored. (I changed it to D:\Movies) Once I did this, on the TV, when I go Videos -> Folder -> where once there was the additional folder called Videos, it now says No Content Found. What do I need to do to rectify this problem? Thanks

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Asteroid

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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@SamsungGill @Anonymous - Can you guys help @usercwMLrSv9Bh  ?

 

I am really interested in the solution you provide for this issue.

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Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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What is the formatting of the video files and is it through an external HDD or flash USB? 

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Asteroid

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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That question is so irrelevant to the issue presented...

 

It's like I'm telling you I cannot connect to the internet and you are asking how much memory does my computer have.

 

Anyway, the video files are either .mkv / .mp4, and the files are not on an external HDD or on a flash USB, they are inside the computer (local hard disk) the sharing of Windows Folders is done via LAN and Wi-Fi (Wireless).

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Astronaut

Re: Sharing folders from PC to Samsung TV

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UP!

 

I too am NOT intested in the 5 approaches described by user9v9S3J7Rl8!

 

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