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How to stream videos using your Xbox One®

The Xbox One® is a console that lets you play games, stream videos and play music.  This article will show you how to enable video streaming capabilities using your Windows® computer and your Xbox One console.  Follow the steps below to know how.
 
NOTE:  Before you begin, make sure to do the following:
  • Install the Xbox Video App on your console
  • Connect both your computer and the Xbox One to the same wireless network
Step 1:
On your computer, open Windows Media® Player and click Stream.  Then, select Automatically allow devices to play my media.
 
Step 2:
On the Show devices on dropdown menu, select your Xbox One and click Allowed. 
 
Step 3:
Click OK.
 
Step 4:
Right-click on the video you want to play and select Play to.
 
Step 5:
Select your console.
 
You should now be able to play videos from your computer to your Xbox One.

 

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