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Get all your questions about digital music and digital music downloads answered in this Howcast video series.
You Will Need
- Internet access
- Audio files
- Audio streaming software or online storage site
- Virtual network application (optional)
Decide how to host
Weigh the pros and cons of hosting your music from home or from a website. If you host at home, your PC has to be on and online at all times. If you use a website, you have to spend hours uploading your music.
Host at home
Host at home by downloading and installing free audio streaming software to your PC.
Open the application and create an account. When prompted to choose what media you want to stream, select audio.
Configure the application
Configure the application to access the folders on your PC containing your audio files. The application accesses these files for streaming.
Login to application's site
Login at the application's website with your account information to access your streaming music from any computer or mobile device.
Sign up with a storage website
Sign up with an online storage website to host and stream your audio online.
Download upload software
Download and install the storage website's upload software.
Upload and enjoy
Upload your music to the site. Once uploaded, you can access your music from any computer without having to worry about always having a computer turned on at home.