Music at your finger tips

KinskyDesktop is an open source UPnP control point designed for use on a Desktop.

  • Queue music from your Media Servers to any Media Renderer in your home
  • Support for album art while browsing your media library
  • Track display that support displaying of album art
  • Direct Play: drag tracks from your local hard drive (or from the web) into your playlist for immediate playback
  • Enhanced user experience through extensive use of drag 'n' drop
    • Drag tracks from the browser to any location in your playlist
    • Drag tracks to the waste bin to delete them from your playlist
    • Drag tracks to the save button to create a new playlist containing those tracks
  • Advanced playlist manipulation
    • Move tracks to anywhere in the playlist
    • Enhanced insert mechanism using Play now, next, and later concept
  • Kinsky Plugin System
    • Allows almost endless supply of media through 3rd party providers
    • Simple install, uninstall and upgrade procedure
  • New Kompact mode to save desktop space when using other applications
  • Supports UPnP AV V1.0 Media Servers
  • Supports all Linn DS products ( Klimax DS,  Akurate DS,  Sneaky Music DS etc)
  • Standard transport controls (Play, Pause, Skip Forward, Skip Back)
  • Standard preamp controls (Volume, Mute, Linn Source Selection)
  • Runs on Linux, Windows, Mac OS X (using Mono or .NET 2.0)
  • Written in C#
  • Licensed under the terms of the New BSD License

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