What is the Home Media Center package?

Home Media Center is a server application for UPnP / DLNA compatible devices. It supports streaming and transcoding media files, Windows desktop and video from webcams. This project is developed in C#, C++ and uses DirectShow, Media Foundation.


  • streaming and transcoding media files
  • supported output media types: MPEG2 (up to 1080p), WMV, WebM, MP4, FLV, HLS
  • subtitles integration
  • Windows desktop and webcam streaming
  • web (HTML) and UPnP (DLNA) interface
  • streaming from Dreambox STB
  • DVD ISO file support
  • x86 and x64 version
  • Windows service version


The project is released under the GPL-2.0 license