Microsoft's music and video player on Windows Phone.

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How can I stream music stored on my computer to my phone?

On my Android Phone, I use Google Play Music. I install an app on my computer that syncs my music with Google's cloud. On my phone, I can listen to this music whenever it is connected to the internet. ...
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How to play classical music?

I would like to be able to shuffle-play multi-movement pieces of music in Zune. The use case is: I have ripped a CD which contains one piece of music spanning 3 tracks, another piece spanning 7 ...
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Zune won't sync larger files, (MP4; 603.x MB)

With my Windows phone, I noticed that the Zune player sounded like a superb way to watch movies, so with my Body Glove case with the stand, I thought, why not? As it happens, I have "The Life Aquatic" ...
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Ability to select a song followed by shuffle mode of the entire library

Right now if I pick a song manually, the remaining songs that will be played are all by the same artist. Is there a way that I can pick the first song then have it shuffle through my collection? ...
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Ignore certain songs in Zune

I know you can dislike a song (broken heart symbol), but the song will occasionally pop up when I'm listening in shuffle mode. Is there a way to put audio files (stand-up comedy in this case) onto my ...
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What does the Zune heart button mean?

What does heart icon next to album image means? I couldn't find documentation for it anywhere. I guess it's favorite button, but I cannot find play favorite songs either.
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Subtitles in video files

I know I can encode subtitles directly in video on my computer. But I don't want to do this every time it's time and space consuming. But is there any way to upload .SRT and .AVI file on phone and ...
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How to get rid of the music player buttons when not playing music/podcast/etc?

The music player buttons that pop-up (rewind, play/pause, fast-forward) when hitting the volume controls are nice, but when not playing music they get kind of annoying (taking up screen space). Is ...
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Is it possible to launch music playback from lock screen?

The iPhone allows to start music playback even in a locked state. This is a convenience functionality. Is there something similar for Windows Phone?
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Can Zune playlists be created on the device?

I see that I can add songs to "Now Playing" but is there a way to save this as a playlist, or create and save a playlist on the phone without using the Zune application on the PC?
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A way to get from music player back to artist selection

I have some music playing on the phone. I want to change the artist. I press the volume button, this brings the music player popup. I tap on the song title. This brings the "whole-screen" player with ...