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Windows Media Player Questions

  1. #1


    Posts : 26
    Win 8.1

    Windows Media Player Questions


    I'm using Win 8.1 64 bit. I have questions about using Windows Media Player. Some items I loaded into "Music" are almost as old as me and have no information on the internet.
    • I want to add the album and artist name
    • I want to group by artist
    • I want to burn to disc randomly by artist and randomly by music from each disc - random by random
    • Knowing me I will have more questions

    Please point me to the "Windows Media Player for Dummies." As usual I have no idea what to do! ! !

    Thanks
    Papa K

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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Please point me to the "Windows Media Player for Dummies
    Run Windows Media Player - For Dummies
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  3. #3


    Posts : 26
    Win 8.1

    Windows Media Player Questions


    I looked at WMP for Dummies. I started trying to create a Playlist. Problem, the screen displayed shows "Create Playlist" udder "Playlist" on the left side. My screen displays "Playlist", but does not show "Create Playlist." Because of this difference I have no idea how yo continue.

    Papa K
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  4. #4


    Posts : 446
    Win 8 64-bit


    I'm no expert with Windows Media Player, however how about trying the following:

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  5. #5


    Posts : 26
    Win 8.1

    Windows Media Played Questions


    My dear ARC1020, I haven't been led step by step, with pictures, in a very long time. I really do appreciate the time you spent putting your response in a way even I can understand and use WMP correctly. I have said this before and will say it again, you guys and gals do excellent work and you do it fast! I will never be able to thank you enough!

    Papa K
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