Music app for Windows 8.1 - Turn off the automatic update of media info

September 2016


Music app for Windows 8.1 - Turn off the automatic update of media info


The Music app of Windows 8.1 will automatically update the album art and metadata of your music files. To disable this feature:
  • Open the Music app
  • Press Windows key + C to display the Charms bar.
  • Toggle the "Media Info" switch to "Off".

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