Naxos on computer
Stream classical music over the internet with the Naxos media player. Use on your computer or Apple, Android or Windows mobile device directly from the internet - no app or software installation necessary.
NB. The media player displays better on larger screens so if using on an Apple or Android device you may find it preferable to install the Apple or Android app.
A. Logging in
Sign in to NML using your library barcode number. If using on library computers you will not be asked to sign in
B. Create a Naxos account
In order to create playlists and save your selections you need to create a user account:
1. Click on the Playlists from the menu
2. Click Sign up at the top right side
3. Fill out the registration form. You'll get a validation email to confirm your account
NB. Please note that you will need a seperate account for using NML Jazz if you wish to use that service too
HOW TO USE
1. For quick searching use the Keyword Search box at the top of the screen to search by work title, composer or artist
2. There are also Composers, Artists, Genres and Labels lists available on the grey tool bar
3. The Advanced Search on the grey tool bar allows you to also search by instrument, performing group and date
1. When you have found a CD you’d like to play, click on the title. A list of tracks will open up
2. Either click on the Select All button on the left hand side (to play all tracks) or
select individual titles by ticking the box at the beginning of each title
3. Click Play Selections
Create a playlist
If you wish to save selections of music to listen to again you can do this by creating a playlist:
1. Sign in to your account from the Playlists screen
2. Find a CD to add to a playlist
3. Select the tracks you want to add by clicking the box to the left of the track title or click Select All
4. Click Add to Playlist
5. To add tracks to an existing playlist: In the Select Location section, choose from Tab then from Folder and then select the Playlist. Click Add to Playlist to add tracks
6. To create a new playlist: On the Save to New Playlist section, type the playlist name in Playlist Name, as well as author and any remarks. Click Add to Playlist to create
7. Your playlists will also be listed if you login to the NML app
To log off, click on the red Log Out button at the top of the screen. If you don’t do this, you may lock up a user space. As we have limited user licenses please log out properly to make sure that other users are able to access the NML. You will automatically be logged out after 15 minutes of inactivity.
Please note that when you log out from NML you get taken to a generic login page for subscribers. If you wish to sign back in you will have to close the page and go back to Edinburgh’s NML homepage.
If you don't use the NML app or login to your Playlist account via the website in a while, your access may be temporarily deactivated.
To reactivate your account, go to the NML website and login via the Playlists option with your email address and password.