1. Sheikboy's Avatar
    Hi Everyone,

    Recently got my HTC 8x, had a quick question regarding the music app. I synced my music with the Windows Phone App (I have a Mac), and the app works fine. The thing is, my Album Art transferred over just fine, but I have no background artwork. I'm assuming this is because my music is bought from the iTunes store and not the Xbox Music store so it doesn't have the artwork in the tag. How can I fix this? I read about this tool MPAtool which is no longer available, is there an alternative? I really would like to fix this because while music is playing, my lockscreen becomes the same ugly gray color as the background.

    Thanks in advance!

    09-05-2013 10:52 AM
  2. crash1989's Avatar
    Yes, you are exactly right. Use MPATool app to attach the required artist images to your songs.
    09-05-2013 10:56 AM
  3. Sheikboy's Avatar
    but that's the thing, im trying to download it and the app store says it's been pulled by the developer
    09-05-2013 11:15 AM
  4. Muessig's Avatar
    This is the link of the refreshed MPATool that *should* be working right now: MPAtool | Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United Kingdom)
    09-05-2013 11:16 AM
  5. Sheikboy's Avatar
    Follow the link, it says "This app is no longer published"
    09-05-2013 11:24 AM
  6. Muessig's Avatar
    I can see it here. When an app is updated it's taken offline to be refreshed with the newer version - try again in a few hours in your market.
    09-05-2013 11:32 AM
  7. Sheikboy's Avatar
    I'll check again tonight, and keep you all posted. Just in case, is there an alternative method?
    09-05-2013 11:43 AM
  8. icstars989's Avatar
    I'll check again tonight, and keep you all posted. Just in case, is there an alternative method?
    the long way is to make sure your music is tagged correctly via something like media monkey even iTunes can do alright with it, but I don't depend on it.

    I 4th MPATool though. It has many pictures to choose from or you can even add your own.
    09-05-2013 12:50 PM
  9. Sheikboy's Avatar
    yeah still no MPA Tool available. I'm in the New York Metro area if that helps
    09-05-2013 08:26 PM

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