Most popular cross platform video player VLC media player has released a new video player for Windows 8.1. VLC media player for Windows 8.1 haven't all functions of desktop version, but support all basic features including Music player. You can open file from both internal and external disk. Simple interface makes everything easy. It automatically pause when you leave metro to desktop, same way once you open other metro application it automatically pause. It resume only if you return to VLC media player.
|Screenshot of VLC media player|
|Close metro apps from desktop: Windows 8.1.1 feature|
Microsoft promise that, update will available on April, first week.
How to Install VLC media player
1. Goto Windows store
2. Search for VLC media player
3. Install VLC media player for Windows 8.1