Playback stops when you open a file that the Xbox Music application is playing in Windows RT 8.1 or Windows 8.1

Applies to: Windows Server 2012 R2 DatacenterWindows Server 2012 R2 StandardWindows Server 2012 R2 Essentials

Symptoms


Consider the following scenario:

  • You play an audio file in the Xbox music application in Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2.
  • he same file is opened for write-access by another application, or you view the properties of the file in File Explorer during playback in the Xbox music application.
In this scenario, playback stops.

Resolution


This update provides additional information to Microsoft to resolve this issue. For more information about how to obtain update rollup 2975719 package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2975719 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information


For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates