The Zune software is the digital media hub on your PC where you play and manage your music and video collection, shop and download from the online Zune Marketplace, sync your collection to your Zune devices, and interact with others at the Zune Social. Youâ€™ll need to install and use the Zune software to do all of these things.
The Zune software makes it easy and fun for you to connect, discover, and enjoy new entertainment. Get the most out of it with these features:
|Smart DJSmart DJ is a dynamic feature that creates instant mixes based on any album, artist, or song in your collection. Save the mixes as playlists and sync them to your Zune device.|
|QuickplayFast, one-click play of newly added media, things recently played, and your favorite collection content.Â Quickplay lets you get to your favorite stuff right away.|
|Mini Player modeMini Player mode reduces the Zune window to the essentials: playback controls and a view of either the video or album info.|
To get the most out of Zune, your computer should meetÂ system requirements, including a 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor and 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit). You’ll need a broadband Internet connection to make buying and streaming content a breeze, and a CD-R or DVDÂ±R drive to burn CDs or DVDs. Of course, a wi-fi network is necessary for you to wirelessly sync your Zune to your computer.
If you have a 64-bit version of Windows 7 or Vista, download theÂ 64-bit version of the Zune software. Not sure what version you have?Â Click here
* The Zune software won’t work on versions of Windows earlier than Windows XP SP3.Download Windows XP SP3.