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How do I get music files to be seen in Xbox Music app?

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    windows 8.1

    How do I get music files to be seen in Xbox Music app?


    Hi, I am new to the forum and Windows 8.

    I have a question regarding a new build I have. I am running windows 8 off of a SSD, and have a new HDD that I bought for everything else. I recently transferred my music over from an external HD and now when I attempt to find them in my Xbox app I can't seem to select that drive. It only sees my SSD, and I do not want to install music on that

    How do I make it so my apps pull files right from that drive?

    Thanks in advance.

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  2. #2


    UK
    Posts : 333
    Windows Server 2012 R2 / 8.1


    Hey Sawlstone,

    Welcome to the forum

    have you gone through these procedures:

    How to Add Music to Xbox Music on Windows 8, 8.1 or RT | Xbox Music Player - Xbox.com

    Hope that helps,

    Harry
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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