To get started, first unplug all of the Ethernet cables from your Time Capsule to disconnect it from your existing network. While we advise using Ethernet, you can also perform the following functions via Wi-Fi. In that case, however, make sure your Mac is connected only to the Time Capsule and not to the network of another router or modem.
Select your Time Capsule from the window and press Edit. We now need to configure two items: Start first by selecting the Wireless tab. Here, under the Network Mode drop-down menu, select Off.
This will disable any wireless networks created by your Time Capsule. Note that if you wish to share your media between two computers on your network, the AirPlay icon will not appear.
That's because the iTunes application for desktop and laptop computers already has a built-in library sharing function for other iTunes users on your network. AirPlay is redundant for this computer-only scenario.
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This article explains how to set up an n extended wireless network. To learn about other options for expanding your Wi-Fi base station wireless network and things you should consider before expanding your network, click here. Power on all n Wi-Fi base stations and allow. Simply connect the appropriate cable (Ethernet cable between the device and the AirPort Express, USB cable from a compatible USB printer.
How to Connect AirPlay Devices. Click the AirPlay icon to select which devices you want to receive the signal. You can use an Apple AirPort Express, a small portable wireless router designed to interconnect all your Apple devices whether or not you have an Internet connection.
AirPort needs no additional equipment or setup in order to use AirPlay, and you can connect a stereo directly to the AirPort to use as either the source or receiver for an AirPlay audio stream. Without AirPort Express, you can use an existing home network setup, such as a wireless router.
If you already use a router to share a single Internet service among multiple computers in your home, then all you need to do is connect each AirPlay-enabled device to that same network.