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Multimedia Drive
Stream audio and video files with ease

Play media files directly from your account
Provision to create play lists, shuffle and fast-forward
Multimedia Drive - an Internet Hard drive designed for multimedia use

Simply move your music/video files to your IBackup account and double-click the multimedia files. This opens your Media Player and plays the file. You can create 'Playlists' and 'Shuffle', using the Media Player pointing to IBackup Drive's media files. The music/video starts streaming instantaneously. Also, you can use advanced functions such as 'fast-forward' etc. with near-instant responses. Multimedia Drive is a flexible online internet drive that runs all multimedia formats that your PC applications can support.

Other applications of Multimedia Drive:
To work with databases such as Access, Act! or Filemaker - Multimedia Drive is the recommended application. Over and above the standard Network Drive features similar to IBackup Drive, Multimedia Drive also sports additional features including retaining file attributes, support for Concurrent Operations and ability to work directly on remote files at the block level.

General Features
  • Ability to stream Music and Video files
  • Concurrent operations on databases (Access, Act! etc.)
  • Retains file attributes
  • Operates directly on IBackup account files at the block level without downloading files first
  • Wire compression for better performance
  • Proxy support
  • True LAN type Network Drive
  • SSL encryption is default and mandatory

System Requirements

  • Windows Vista, XP, 2000
  • Internet Explorer 5.0 and higher
  • Requires client for Microsoft Networks and Netbios over TCP/IP enabled [more]
  • 64 MB RAM
  • 10 MB of free hard disk space to install program.
  • Administrator privileges to install and use the application
This application works best within continental USA, as it is highly latency dependent.

Multimedia Drive

Ver 4.9.6

(Released on 05/16/2008)

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