How to Manually Re-scan Windows Music Groove Library

Microsoft Windows Music Groove is an amazing and superior version of Windows Media Player. However, there are few restrictions in groove player, for instance, it doesn’t let you manually edit media information. It’s frustrating for people, who love to organize music along with all information related to it like artists etc.

Below is a simple procedure to re-scan Windows Music Groove Library, if you land in a terrible situation, then you can force a refresh manually:

  1. Close Groove.
  2. Open the folder: C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.ZuneMusic_<random>\LocalState\Database
  3. Delete everything inside this folder.
  4. Open Groove and watch the application magically re-scan the library.

 

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