Macast is a mobile-ready DLNA media server

What us Macast?

Macast is a cross-platform application which using the mpv player as DLNA Media Renderer. It allows you to push videos, photos, and audio files from your mobile to your computer.

Basically it is a simple menu bar application (or tray icon app) which means it will run directly from your menu bar (macOS) or system tray (Windows, and Linux).


  1. Free and open-source
  2. Easy-to-use
  3. Create a sharable video URI link
  4. Set a custom player
  5. Set player size, position, hardware decoding and more
  6. Auto update
  7. Start at login
  8. Start and stop casting with simple clicks
  9. Add more plugins
  10. One-file config


  1. Windows
  2. Linux
  3. macOS


Macast application is released under the GPL-3.0 License.