Wmp retrieving media information and updating files

04 Oct

Hi Guys, I know this thread is very old, but I also did not find the answer here.So I decided to write my solution to help other colleagues in future.

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It is updating the media library constantly without any prompt.

Disable the option Retrieve additional information from the Internet.

Delete the Files Use a search tool like Search Everything to search, find and delete the offending album art files.

Are there any options I can disable that I don't know about? You'll have to scroll about a 1/4 of the page down before you get past the "ya me too" comments...

All I can find online is people who somehow That's how I set it on the initial setup. User: _DHV_ noticed the same issue, that the metadata would revert, unless you changed it to "read only"...