Now Playing icon does not show up in Touch Bar

Number:rdar://33296681 Date Originated:13-Jul-2017 11:56 AM
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:macOS + SDK (AppKit) Product Version:macOS High Sierra 10.13 Beta (17A306f)
Classification:UI/Usability Reproducible:

The "Now Playing" icon never seems to show up on my "Touch Bar" (in reality Xcode's Touch Bar emulator), even when using it with system apps. I have seen this work with other computers, but for whatever reason it doesn't work on mine.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open an app that implements the MediaPlayer framework (such as iTunes or QuickTime)
2. Move the app to the background.

Expected Results:
A "Now Playing" icon appears in the Touch Bar that lets me control the audio.

Observed Results:
No icon.

macOS High Sierra 10.13 Beta (17A306f)


MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015) running macOS High Sierra 10.13 Beta (17A306f)


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