MediaCollectionItem.FriendlyData Property

Gets data strings to display in Now Playing in place of the metadata that is included in the media file.


  public System.Collections.IDictionary FriendlyData {get;}

Property Value

System.Collections.IDictionary.  A collection of data strings (name-value pairs) that override the metadata for the current media item. These strings correspond to the following:

  • Title: A string that contains the title.
  • CreationTime: A DateTime value that contains the date created.
  • Duration: A TimeSpan value that contains the playback duration.

This property is read-only.


Reference: Microsoft.MediaCenter

Namespace: Microsoft.MediaCenter

Assembly: Microsoft.MediaCenter.dll

Platform: Windows 7

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