Player Framework for Windows and WP (v2 beta)

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Change Set: 959ac72259f3
Released: Apr 16, 2014
Updated: Apr 17, 2014 by timgreenfield
Dev status: Beta Help Icon

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Release Notes

  • Support for new Universal and Windows Phone 8.1 projects for both Xaml and JavaScript projects.
  • Library 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
  • Some namespace changes in WinRT components
  • Xaml templates have been changed. If custom styling was used, you will need to update your template.
ROAD MAP
The final version is scheduled to be released no later than May 17th. In the mean time, developers are welcome to release apps with this version if you find it meets your needs. Please post feedback and bugs on the Discussion forum. Thank you!
SOURCE CODE
Source code is available from the Source tab on CodePlex in the new "universal" branch.
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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