September update for Xbox Music of Windows 8.1 adds purchase confirmation and more features


Microsoft has released an update for the pre-installed Xbox Music app of Windows 8.1 which adds the friendly confirmation prompt while buying new albums. The app has also got the updated notification banner as well as playlist sorting.


Xbox Music of Windows 8.1 has got the following changes:

  • Friendly confirmation prompt is showed while buying a new song or album
  • New look for notifications banner
  • Unplayable tracks are skipped in playlists
    Performance improvements
  • Less playback errors
  • Fix for other bugs

This update seems to the first major update in the month of September 2014 and it also adds many useful features. It bumps the version of Music app to 2.6.317.

The update is now available for download from Store and will be installed automatically. Otherwise, you may manually install the update by following the instructions in this article.

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Xbox Music for Windows 8.1


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