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Play Star Wars “Imperial March” on an APU

What better way to celebrate the fourth of May, than with this tutorial that shows you how to play “The Imperial March” theme from Star Wars on an APU?

Follow along step-by-step to create a musical server that’s sure to impress any Star Wars fan.


Creating a music-on-hold appliance

The company that Shane works for was using an old CD changer for their Music-on-Hold system, but it became unreliable and had lots of issues.

The Windows XP desktop they tried was power-hungry and required regular reboots, while commercial music-on-hold systems were quite expensive.

Instead, Shane had fun setting up an ALIX 3 to do the job, and it’s now been running faithfully for years.