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AirServer Universal for Windows 7/8.1/10

Installing AirServer Universal on your Windows PC
Updated on Fri, 7 Jun, 2019 at 11:00 AM
Start by downloading and running the installer for AirServer: AirServer Universal Below is step by step instructions for each picture, please read the...
AirServer Univeral is showing the "Unexpected error prevented Miracast sink from starting"-error message
Updated on Wed, 1 Jul, 2020 at 1:49 PM
The message "An unexpected error Prevented Miracast sink from starting. Please contact support with the error code." is a very common error, espec...
I'm unable to discover or see AirServer Universal in my list of mirroring destinations
Updated on Tue, 24 Mar, 2020 at 12:31 PM
When dealing with wireless technology, there are a number of circumstances that can block the signal. If the casting button does not appear, your computer d...
When I mirror to AirServer Universal, the connection is very laggy. What can I do?
Updated on Mon, 9 Sep, 2019 at 11:30 AM
There can be many causes for lag or a choppy connection, but here are a few things you can try:   Your router might be running old firmware. Visit the ro...
What ports & Bonjour services are used by AirServer Universal & can I override them?
Updated on Fri, 6 Dec, 2019 at 10:15 AM
PortUsed byBehaviourChanged by editing parameter TCP 5000 AirPlay RAOP Will use a dynamic port if unavailable AirPlayAudioTCPPort TCP 5001 AirPlay RAOP ...
AirServer Universal cannot run as a suitable 3D graphics device cannot be found (0x8876086A)
Updated on Thu, 19 Sep, 2019 at 1:45 PM
This error message appears when you are trying to use AirServer with an old graphics adapter/card, the drivers are not up to date or when your card is not s...
When trying to open AirServer, I get a "Conflicting Application Running"-error.
Updated on Thu, 24 Oct, 2019 at 4:34 PM
This error appears when you are trying to open AirServer Universal when it is already opened.  Please note that AirServer is running in the notification ar...
When mirroring to AirServer Universal, I see green artefacts or the whole window is green
Updated on Thu, 19 Sep, 2019 at 2:37 PM
This can occur when you are trying to use AirServer with an old graphics adapter/card, the drivers are not up to date or when your card is not supported. ...
Do you have a deployment guide for AirServer Universal on Windows?
Updated on Wed, 5 Feb, 2020 at 11:07 AM
Yes, we have a detailed deployment guide on how to deploy AirServer Universal for Windows. The installation file is available as a .MSI file from our websit...
Using AirServerConsole to configure AirServer Universal after installing
Updated on Wed, 5 Feb, 2020 at 11:05 AM
AirServer Universal can be configured via a command-line tool called AirServerConsole after installation. This allows you to configure the software in more ...
When mirroring YouTube to AirServer Universal, I get a DirectShow error message
Updated on Wed, 2 Oct, 2019 at 10:23 AM
When trying to mirror from the YouTube app to AirServer Universal a DirectShow error message is displayed. This is a known codec issue. The workaround is t...
How can I add an exception to my firewall for AirServer Universal?
Updated on Thu, 9 Jan, 2020 at 3:23 PM
You may have to configure your firewall to allow AirServer to receive incoming networking traffic. In order to achieve this, you should make a firewall exce...
How do I activate AirServer Universal for PC for all users on my PC?
Updated on Thu, 12 Dec, 2019 at 10:06 AM
You can activate AirServer Universal for PC for all users on your computer as follows: Open command prompt in elevated mode (run-as-admin) Run this comma...
I am using Windows 10 N or K & I'm unable to install or run AirServer Universal for PC
Updated on Thu, 26 Sep, 2019 at 9:42 AM
Windows 10 N and Windows 10 K lack certain media features that are required for AirServer to run. These can be added to Windows 10 N or K by installing the ...
Does AirServer Universal support multiple Miracast connections?
Updated on Tue, 25 Jun, 2019 at 9:18 AM
Yes. AirServer Universal version 5.5.5 introduced the ability to initiate multiple Miracast connections at the same time.
Does AirServer Universal for PC work with Windows XP or Windows RT?
Updated on Fri, 7 Jun, 2019 at 12:08 PM
Unfortunately, AirServer will not run on Windows XP or Windows RT. There are no older builds that would be supported on Windows XP. This is because AirServ...
How can I change the broadcast name in AirServer Universal?
Updated on Wed, 2 Oct, 2019 at 11:53 AM
It's easy to change the name being broadcasted by AirServer Universal.   Instructions: Open up AirServer Universal. Press the AirServer icon in th...