Windows Media Player - Disable Multicast streaming

October 2016

To disable Multicast streaming under Windows Media Player:
  • Click on the tools menu > Options > Security.
  • In the "Multicast Streams" section, uncheck "Allow the player to receive multicast streams".

  • Click on OK to validate.

Related :

This document entitled « Windows Media Player - Disable Multicast streaming » from CCM ( is made available under the Creative Commons license. You can copy, modify copies of this page, under the conditions stipulated by the license, as this note appears clearly.