File Sharing - Mac OS X

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BLS-KB14-602

Introduction

This technical bulletin describes how to use The Bluesound Share Utility to enable file sharing on an Apple Macintosh computer.  This utility will work on any version of Apple OS X 10.8.x and higher.

Scenario

Music files stored on an Apple iMac or MacBook can be accessed by Bluesound using SMB File Sharing.  File Sharing however is not enabled by default.  You can manually alter these settings by following the commands listed in these Screenshots; Bluesound OSX Screen Shots.

Once completed, in The BluOS App, select Network Shares from the Settings, Music Library to add shares

Notes

  • If after making changes and Shares cannot be discovered or fail to connect, other 3rd party security software such may be interfering.  Please confirm with your 3rd party security software documentation
  • Please contact the BluOS Support Crew for more information or if you are still unable to connect to your share.  Mail us at support@bluesound.com
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