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Windows 7: Make "Play to" the default command in WMP12

10 Oct 2012   #1
furiannn

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Make "Play to" the default command in WMP12

Hey, is there any way to make this action the default action when a song or video is clicked in WMP?


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10 Oct 2012   #2
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

play to what? i dont get what you mean
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10 Oct 2012   #3
furiannn

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

In WMP 12, there is an option called "Play to" which you select and can then choose which device you want the media to be played on.

I would like to use a Surface tablet to control media from and have it play on my TV, by just using it as I would normally. I.e. I dont want to have to right click each and every time, then select play to, and then select my WDTV. Would be nice to have the command of Play to, to be the default action.
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