However, Airplay isn't universal streaming application. There is still format limitation for steaming. Any format iTunes cannot support like AVI, MKV, WMV, DivX, XviD, and FLV video format, Airplay will not steam. Even you steam your video by the help of some Airplay app; problems always occur when playing the movie files, such as airplay only audio and no video at all.
This article introduces an easy way to AirPlay Various Video files to Apple TV from Mac/PC/Macbook/iMac/iPad/iPhone for play including AirPlay AVI, MKV, DivX, XviD, MP4, MOV, MPG, F4V, FLV, 3GP, MTS, M2TS, MOD, TOD, WebM, OGM, etc. It even helps to AirPlay various 1080p video formats on the new Apple TV 3.
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Step 1 Add filesClick "Add File" button to import files that Airplay cannot stream.
Step 2 Set MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4) as the output profileClick the drop-down list of the "Profile" and select Apple TV supported MPEG-4 Video (*.mp4) from "General Video" Category.
To AirPlay 1080p video to the new Apple TV 3, select MPEG4 HD Video (*.mp4) from "General Video" Category.
Airplay also supports streaming MOV to Apple TV 2/new Apple TV 3, so if you prefer your videos converted to MOV, you can also choose MOV - QuickTime (*.mov) as the output profile
Step 3 Start ConversionClick the button of "Convert" button to finish the conversion.
Step 4 Stream the converted video files from your PC/Mac/iMac/Macbook to Apple TVWhen the conversion is complete in Step 2, click "Open Folder" to launch the converted video and hit play. You'll notice an AirPlay icon in the bottom right corner of the iTunes application show up. Click it, select "Apple TV" and your video will begin streaming.
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