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Software Author(s):

  • Sebastien Warin


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Stream What You Hear (SWYH)

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1.5.0 | Updated: 22 May 2020



Downloads of v 1.5.0:



Software Author(s):

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Stream What You Hear (SWYH) 1.5.0

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To install Stream What You Hear (SWYH), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Stream What You Hear (SWYH), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Stream What You Hear (SWYH), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade swyh -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade swyh -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure swyh installed
    name: swyh
    state: present
    version: 1.5.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'swyh' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.5.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: swyh,
    Version: 1.5.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller swyh
   Name     = 'swyh'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.5.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'swyh':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.5.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install swyh version="1.5.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 23 May 2020.


Stream What You Hear (SWYH) is a Windows application to broadcast the sound of your computer (ie: ???what you hear???) on an UPnP/DLNA device such as TVs, amps, network receivers, game consoles, etc...

Web site :


  • Capture any sound on your computer (???what you hear???)
  • Streaming as MP3 or WAV/PCM (L16) over HTTP
  • UPnP/DLNA 1.0 Media Server compliant
  • Supports automatic UPnP/DLNA Media Renderer detection and ???Play??? action
  • Record What You Hear into MP3 file

Getting Started

  • Before installation make sure your environment complies with minimum requirements (Windows Vista, 7 or 8/8.1 (x86/x64) with .NET Framework 4.0 installed)
  • Download and install the latest release of SWYH on
  • Launch the ???Stream What You Hear (SWYH)??? application
  • Right-click on the SWYH icon in the systray and go to ???Stream to??? menu
  • Select your device and wait few seconds

More information on




SWYH was developed by Sebastien Warin ( who currently lives in Lille (France). The first version of this project has been developed in July 2012 and published in October 2012.

Since June 2015, I decided to release the source code of SWYH to enable everyone to understand, diagnose, fix and improve this great application.

Find the original article???s of this project posted on October 12, 2012 (in French) :

This software uses :

Supported Media Renderers

  • Marantz Amps (tested on SR6008, NR1504, NR1603, NR1604, media m-cr610)
  • Pionner Amps (tested on VSX-921, VSX-922, VSX-827, VSX-527, VSX-S510 and X-HM71)
  • Denon Amps (tested on AVR-1912, AVR-1713 nd S52 HiFi)
  • Yamaha Amps (tested on RX-A3010 and RX-V773)
  • Sony Amps (tested on CMT MX700)
  • Sony Bravia TV (tested on KDL-40EX720)
  • Philips Fidelio (tested on Fidelio A1)
  • Xbox 360 (with PCM/L16 stream only)
  • Teufel Raumfeld WLan-Speakers
  • LaCie ??? LaCinema Classic HD
  • Foobar2000 + Plugin UPnP
  • Intel AV Renderer
  • XBMC (v12 for Windows)
  • XBMC on OpenELEC (tested on Raspberry Pi)
  • ??? and many more

Supported Media Players

  • Sonos system (
  • Freebox V6 Player (with MP3 stream only)
  • Bouygues BBox
  • PlayStation 3 (with PCM/L16 stream only)
  • Onkyo Amps (tested on TX-NR609, TX-NR808 PCM/L16 stream only, CR-N755)
  • Western Digital WD TV HD (with PCM/L16 stream only)
  • Toshiba Places STB2F
  • Windows Applications (Windows Media Player, VLC, Home Cinema Media Player, etc..)
  • Intel AV Controller
  • Smartphone applications (WP7, Android & iPhone)
  • ??? and many more

Not Supported

  • Samsung TVs (tested on EU46D6200 !)
  • Popcorn Hour players (tested on A-110)
  • Philips TVs 2009 (tested on 32PFL8404)
  • Sound bar Philips (tested on CSS5123)
  • Home Theater Sony (tested on NS510, NS310 and BDV NF720)
  • Onkyo Amps 2009 (tested on Onkyo TX-NR3007)

This list isn't exhaustive, check the forums to know if your device is supported or not.


Read for more info on contributing to Stream What You Hear (SWYH).


Stream What You Hear (SWYH) is released under the GNU GPL license. Please see LICENSE for full details.

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName            = $Env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType               = 'EXE'
  url                    = ''
  checksum               = '267F72FF5CCB056855574A1EB9B52D7916A3057B79F687CD5E1CC0C113BBE9CA'
  checksumType           = 'sha256'
  validExitCodes         = @(0)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

$packageName = $packageArgs.packageName
$installLocation = Get-AppInstallLocation $packageName
if (!$installLocation)  { Write-Warning "Can't find $packageName install location"; return }
Write-Host "$packageName installed to '$installLocation'"

Register-Application "$installLocation\$packageName.exe"
Write-Host "$packageName registered as $packageName"
#swyh package uninstaller
$packageName    = $Env:ChocolateyPackageName

$softwareName = "Stream What You Hear*"

[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $softwareName

Write-Debug "using UnInstaller at $key.UninstallString"

$installerType = 'exe' 

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $installerType $silentArgs $key.UninstallString

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Stream What You Hear (SWYH) 1.4.16069.0 728 Saturday, May 28, 2016 Approved
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