How to Stream Media From a PC to PS3

By Stephen Lilley

Streaming media from your PC to your Sony PlayStation 3 video-game console allows you to view your content on your PS3 without actually transferring it from your computer to the console. This is done over a wired or wireless network connection. You can stream videos, songs and even picture files from your PC to your PS3 using the native Windows utility Windows Media Player.

Step 1

Click "Start."

Step 2

Click "All Programs."

Step 3

Click "Windows Media Player."

Step 4

Click the "Stream" button in Windows Media Player.

Step 5

Click the "Turn on media streaming" option in Windows Media Player. Any content you add to your Windows Media Player library will be accessible via your PlayStation 3's main menu.