1. J4MM3R5's Avatar
    So all of my albums have the album artwork, and I have the option to show it on the lock screen turned on, but when music is playing my lock screen is just grey, as is the music+videos tile. I used doubletwist to sync all my songs and then used MPAtool to get any album artwork that hadn't already synced.
    07-16-2013 03:48 PM
  2. stmav's Avatar
    This thread has tips on artwork and syncing. http://forums.windowscentral.com/win...ps-tricks.html
    Muessig likes this.
    07-16-2013 03:53 PM
  3. J4MM3R5's Avatar
    Thanks, but my issue wasn't there, the album artwork is there in the music+videos app but it just won't show up on my lock screen
    07-16-2013 03:57 PM
  4. J4MM3R5's Avatar
    Ok, I've just realised that this is not a feature, it only shows a picture of the artist from the xbox music database (which I have turned off), nice one Microsoft -.-
    iGeorge23 likes this.
    07-16-2013 04:11 PM
  5. iGeorge23's Avatar
    Have the exact same problem, and I turned off Xbox music database. Kind of sad that you need to have that on to have the cover art displaying.
    07-16-2013 04:17 PM
  6. anonymous0293's Avatar
    The lock screen will show an artist background image, not the album artwork.

    The album artwork shows while you are playing music inside the music hub correct? But behind the album artwork, there should appear artist image.

    If it is grey behind you need to go into mpatool and add it. Don't add the album artwork since you say it is already there. Add a background image for the artist you are playing.

    Even if the setting to connect to Xbox music is off, you can still add artist images. You can add one you find online or one provided within the app (pulled from last.fm)
    07-16-2013 04:18 PM
  7. J4MM3R5's Avatar
    Yeah I know now, I just wish you could have the album artwork as an option
    07-16-2013 04:23 PM
  8. sumton's Avatar
    after using MPAtool to get background images for artists i noticed a bit of lag when i play any song then return to startscreen i havent seen any lag until i used mpatool
    07-16-2013 05:08 PM

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