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Support for the latest IDv3 tag standard for MP3s was also added.
Also, the Play To feature was replaced by a greatly improved (Cast To feature) which can use either DLNA or Miracast to stream content to smart TVs and other devices and is more robust and compatible.
Indeed, if you were lucky enough to have Media Center on your PC, the app would uninstall with the Windows 10 upgrade.
Starting with Windows 98, every new version of Windows came with an improved version of the app.
For video formats, WMP includes universal brightness, contrast, saturation and hue adjustments and pixel aspect ratio control.
DVD playback was supported in Windows 7's version of WMP but removed later.
Windows Vista brought Windows Media Player 11, and Windows 7 brought version 12.
Besides local playback of audio and video content stored on your drive, the player also features integration with the OS Libraries, metadata, ratings and album art management and can handle Internet streams with multicast.