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Additional options that affect synchronization

You can select a displayed device to configure its properties or change file conversion options to reduce the amount of time that is required to synchronize files to a device by using the Devices tab in Windows Media Player.

To access the Devices tab

For more information about setting device options on the Devices tab, see Setting device options.

The Player includes the following additional options that you can use to synchronize pictures in .jpg format to supported devices, maintain your auto-ratings, synchronize licensed files with an expiration date, and clear the device history cache in the Player.

Check box or button For more information
Enable picture support for devices check box Setting general Player options
Maintain my star ratings as global ratings in the media files check box Setting Library options
Set clock on devices automatically check box Setting privacy options
Clear Caches button Setting privacy options

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