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How To Download Files Files From Local Network Directly?

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#1 Liliput


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Posted 18 May 2006 - 04:46 PM


I'd like to know how to download files (for example a game) from a shared folder or a FTP server in a local PC to the Xbox directly, without sending it through FTP. In other words, Could the Xbox be a Samba o FTP client?

Thank you very much for your help.

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Posted 18 May 2006 - 04:54 PM

Not for a game, but for streaming music or videos it is possible through XBMC.

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Posted 18 May 2006 - 05:54 PM

you could connect using xbmc to any ftp site, or any smb shared drives on your network.

The xbox can work as an ftp client but not as an smb shared drive unless you are just in the xenium ice bios screen.

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Posted 18 May 2006 - 09:00 PM

Then with XBMC I can connect to a local ftp server and download files to the Xbox HD? and what about a dashboard or another application?

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