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xBox Music App Questions

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    xBox Music App Questions


    Greetings!

    Not beeing all too familiar with xBox Music I was wondering if someone could explain me how exactly this App and the Service works on a Windows 8 PC like my Surface PRO.

    Let me explain my problem:
    I'm currently running into a Local File/Cloud/Streaming problem with some of my Music files.

    Some of my locally stored files are marked as "Streaming only" whenever I add them to a Playlist rendering them unplayable when I'm on the move/off the grid.
    I just started one of those locally stored Music files which opened in xBox Music and then added it to a Playlist just to see it beeing marked as "Streaming only" again - How do I fix that?

    Thanks in advance for any advice.

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    see if Paul Thurrott's rough draft of a book helps you out (it's in PDF format):
    http://winsupersite.com/xbox-music/xbox-music-book-13
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    109 Pages... That's some serious "Documentation" for such a rather simple App.

    Gotta prepare myself a coffe or two for that.
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