1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Phoenix
    Posts : 9
    Windows 7 Home Premium SP1
       30 Jun 2015 #1

    Music in Windows 7 Media Player transferred to Windows 10 Player ?


    I have a lot of music saved into Windows Media Player on Windows 7. I am aware that the new Windows 10
    Upgrade will not have Windows Media Player, but that another player will either come within the Upgrade or
    a new music player is available. So once I upgrade from 7 to 10, how do I get all of my music into this new
    upgrade? Thanks.
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  2. Joined : Jul 2014
    UK
    Posts : 16,453
    Windows 10
       01 Jul 2015 #2

    Hi,
    As far as I know its only Windows Media Centre that is being removed
    R.I.P., Windows Media Center
    Windows Media Player is staying

    If you do decide to use the new media player, it will just pick up your music the same as WMP did, nothing extra to do
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Phoenix
    Posts : 9
    Windows 7 Home Premium SP1
       01 Jul 2015 #3

    Thanks a lot for the quick and informative answer - never used Media Centre but I'm
    glad the player is staying.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


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