It still plays music from pandora or spotify with no problems. Depending on the size of your music library it may take several minutes to index.
Attach your music drive to the pi.
How do i get sonos to play my music library. Vegeta uk really nothing to setting up the pi as a music server just get a pi and the sd card pre loaded with the operating system add keyboard mouse and hdmi monitor and plug it in. Unable to play insert song title here unable to connect to felner pc. How to play your own music on the sonos controller app for windows 10 pc launch the sonos app from your desktop or the start menu.
I used to have an imac but now i am trying to play. If your music is being interrupted because your computer is falling asleep you can adjust its sleep settings in control panel power options windows or system preferences energy saver macos. You can even group multiple sonos players together all playing the one stream you ve sent to one of those devices.
So if you have a play 5 gen2 playbase beam sonos one or sonos amp you can use your iphone to play music directly to sonos using airplay 2. It will boot up ready to run do an update to get to the latest software version and reboot. Unable to play album name cannot connect to my name imac music2 because the server cannot be found.
If you use itunes or are not sure where your music is stored select my music folder. Click music library under select a music source. If your music is not located in the my music folder select the appropriate option.
Open up the menu from the top left corner of the screen. I have sonos connected to one speaker and am having trouble playing music from my library either from iphone of mac air. In the music app the icon can be found at the bottom of the now playing screen.
Using the sonos controller app on a computer you can find the same option in the source browser on the right side of the screen. I get the message. Type in your computer s password if prompted and follow the on screen instructions to complete adding your music library.
If your computer is running security software with a firewall it may be blocking the ability to share music files with sonos. From the manage menu select music library settings. Tap the icon in the audio card then tap one or more of your sonos products in the list to start sending them airplay audio.
Select add music services and you ll be brought to the services list. If the computer or nas drive is powered off or asleep sonos will not be able to reach the files in your music library. Open the sonos controller app.
Click plus on macos or add if you are using windows. Some apps like the music app will let you stream tracks via airplay without having to use the control center. My sonos will no longer play music from my music library from the controller on my win7 machine or from any of the iphone or ipad controllers.