Player Framework for Windows and WP (v2 alpha)

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Released: Apr 2, 2014
Updated: Apr 3, 2014 by timgreenfield
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Release Notes

  • Support for new Universal and Windows Phone 8.1 Xaml projects (equivalent JS version to be available by end of April)
  • Control is now implemented as a universal class library so the same binary can be used in both Win8.1 and WP8.1 apps.
  • New default/universal theme made to be more touch friendly. Theme automatically adjusts to different devices and form factors.
  • Additional themes also available on both phone and Windows: 'Classic' (browser look and feel), 'Phone' Windows Phone 8.0 default look and feel, & 'Entertainment' (Windows 8 entertainment app look and feel)
  • Improved styling support with ability to more easily move buttons from the transport bar into the app bar.
BREAKING CHANGES & KNOWN ISSUES
  • Some namespace changes in WinRT components
  • Xaml templates have been changed. If custom styling was used, you will need to update your template.
  • Captions settings control for WP81 has some styling issues.
  • WinJS version for WP81 coming soon.
  • Separate sample download coming soon.
SAMPLES & SOURCE
Source code is available from the Source tab on CodePlex in the new "universal" branch.
A new Universal sample app is also available as part of the source code.
ADDITIONAL DOWNLOADS
Smooth Streaming Client SDK for Windows 8 Applications
Smooth Streaming Client SDK for Windows 8.1 Applications
Smooth Streaming Client SDK for Windows Phone 8.1 Applications
Microsoft PlayReady Client SDK for Windows 8 Applications
Microsoft PlayReady Client SDK for Windows 8.1 Applications
Microsoft PlayReady Client SDK for Windows Phone 8.1 Applications
Microsoft Smooth Streaming Client for Windows Phone

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