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[http://xbmc.org/about/ XBMC] is a GPL licensed software media player and entertainment hub for digital media. XBMC can play [http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Features_and_Supported_Formats/Codecs most] popular audio and video formats. It can play CDs and DVDs from a disk or image file and even files inside ZIP and RAR archives. It can scan all of your media and automatically create a personalized library with album covers, descriptions, and fanart.  
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{{citelink|url=http://xbmc.org/about/|XBMC}} is a GPL licensed software media player and entertainment hub for digital media. XBMC can play {{citelink|url=http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Features_and_Supported_Formats/Codecs|most}} popular audio and video formats. It can play CDs and DVDs from a disk or image file and even files inside ZIP and RAR archives. It can scan all of your media and automatically create a personalized library with album covers, descriptions, and fanart.  
  
'''NOTE:''' before installing XBMC, make sure that your system meets the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XBMC#Hardware_requirements minimum hardware requirements]. The XBMC team recommends using an NVIDIA GeForce 6150 or later.
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'''NOTE:''' before installing XBMC, make sure that your system meets the {{citelink|url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XBMC#Hardware_requirements|minimum hardware requirements}}. The XBMC team recommends using an NVIDIA GeForce 6150 or later.
  
 
During the installation of PC-BSD the installer provided an option to install XBMC. If you wish to install XBMC afterwards, use Control Panel ➜ System Manager ➜  [[System Manager#Install.2FUninstall Desktops and System Components|System Packages]] ➜ Misc. Once XBMC is installed, an entry should be added to the Multimedia section of the application menu of your desktop. You can also start XBMC by typing '''xbmc''' from a command prompt.
 
During the installation of PC-BSD the installer provided an option to install XBMC. If you wish to install XBMC afterwards, use Control Panel ➜ System Manager ➜  [[System Manager#Install.2FUninstall Desktops and System Components|System Packages]] ➜ Misc. Once XBMC is installed, an entry should be added to the Multimedia section of the application menu of your desktop. You can also start XBMC by typing '''xbmc''' from a command prompt.
  
If you have never used XBMC before, take some time to skim through the [http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Quick_Start_Guide XBMC Quick Start Guide] and the [http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Online_Manual XBMC Online Manual].
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If you have never used XBMC before, take some time to skim through the {{citelink|url=http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Quick_Start_Guide|XBMC Quick Start Guide}} and the {{citelink|url=http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Online_Manual|XBMC Online Manual}}.
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Revision as of 00:30, 17 July 2012

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[1][1] is a GPL licensed software media player and entertainment hub for digital media. XBMC can play [2][2] popular audio and video formats. It can play CDs and DVDs from a disk or image file and even files inside ZIP and RAR archives. It can scan all of your media and automatically create a personalized library with album covers, descriptions, and fanart.

NOTE: before installing XBMC, make sure that your system meets the [3][3]. The XBMC team recommends using an NVIDIA GeForce 6150 or later.

During the installation of PC-BSD the installer provided an option to install XBMC. If you wish to install XBMC afterwards, use Control Panel ➜ System Manager ➜ System Packages ➜ Misc. Once XBMC is installed, an entry should be added to the Multimedia section of the application menu of your desktop. You can also start XBMC by typing xbmc from a command prompt.

If you have never used XBMC before, take some time to skim through the [4][4] and the [5][5].

References


  1. http://xbmc.org/about/
  2. http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Features_and_Supported_Formats/Codecs
  3. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XBMC#Hardware_requirements
  4. http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Quick_Start_Guide
  5. http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=XBMC_Online_Manual
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