Music Audio Streaming
This page is intended to help you if you have found it difficult to get the 'hear me' files to stream.
On this production music site, the streaming media files can be auditioned using either Real Player or Windows Media Player. With a Windows platform, you could use either of these players. You could also use Winamp to play Windows media files.
If your browser does not know what to do with the streaming audio files, these suggestions should help.
If you have a Windows machine, make sure that the file associations are correctly set. The default browser will use them. In My Computer, go to View, Folder Options, File Types.
Windows Media files, set the following associations: The top line is just
Media Audio Shortcut
If your browser does not automatically use these file associations, then configure the browser.
This uses Netscape 4.7 as an example:
Netscape cannot at first stream the 'hearme' files, it will ask what you
want to do. Just go to
a browser is confused by the .php extension of the page which links to
the streaming audio, it may ask you something like:
Just associate it with the correct player, in this case Real Player.