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When I opened WMP for the first time, before playing anything, I cleared all WMP libraries (references to the deletednetwork files). WMP would only open using Admin Privledges and clicking on mp3 files would not open WMP. I detached everything. This seems to have fixed the problem.. my review here

In the details pane, right-click mediacenterdatastore.db, and then click Delete. 4. Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. Forgive my frustration. I downloaded Mcafee Removal Tool and it manually removed all the remaining services and files that normal uninstall didn't. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-media-player-11-won-t-open-at-all-250548/

Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 7

This (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms682600(VS.85).aspx) looked promising, but ole32.dll is a "known" dll, and my attempt to remove it from the list of known DLLs didn't appear to have any affect. Therefore, I would like to suggest a rebuild of the Media Center data store. I got the swedish version W7 Pro x64"Servern {ED1D0FDF-4414-470A-A56D-CFB68623FC58} registrerades inte med DCOM inom erforderlig timeout."hmm noticed that now it whont load up explorer or any disk browser..

I thought win 10 was an "improvement". Wednesday, May 06, 2009 9:32 PM Answers 0 Sign in to vote I had the same problem ...I just opened the task manager and sow "IME" program not respondingend it by It is a shame to pay so much for an OS and then have to resort to third party freeware, which seems more reliable. Why Won't Windows Media Player Work On Windows 10 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This works on VISTA!

Restart the computer and try to open Windows media player Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - not it either by hocky_nutty / October 25, 2007 3:01 PM PDT In Windows Media Player Wont Work Windows 7 After downloading and running the program "Ezbutton" suggested, everything worked perfectly again. Thus, there were references in the WMP to files that actually did not exist anymoreon the server.First, I thought that (1) created the problem because of newly installed codecs. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/fixing-when-windows-media-player-library-wont-let-you-add-files/ Ask Dennis!

As soon as I played the first song the problem re-occured.The references in the WMP to the non-existent files on the server were left there - they are not removed when Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 8 Windows 10 Upgrade: Do I have to Reinstall Programs? Whats wierd is other apps (not Windows media player) seem to work just fine when coming out of sleep - for example I tested VideoLan. How to Cancel Windows 10 Reservation (Properly) Download Windows 10 .ISO (DVD) for Clean Install?

Windows Media Player Wont Work Windows 7

Searching several weeks ago, I read somewhere that it could be an issue with the sound card driver. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/my-window-media-player-wont-play-wma-files-anymore/0fb1b162-01fa-4a30-b551-6a09ad8ae590 Windows Media Center is a multifunctional program mainly used to play back DVDs nowadays but also capable of playing Blu-ray discs, videos, music in popular formats, watch, pause and record HDTV, Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 7 Please try again now or at a later time. Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 10 Monday, October 12, 2009 7:26 PM 0 Sign in to vote I had the same problem ...I just opened the task manager and sow "IME" program not respondingend it by task

Why? http://yellowproductions.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-and-aim-will-not-work.php Sunday, June 21, 2009 1:56 AM 0 Sign in to vote I can't say I've had this problem since doing a clean install of RC. When I try to play it, it freezes up tight along with my computer. WMP would only open using Admin Privledges and clicking on mp3 files would not open WMP. Windows Media Player Won't Open Server Execution Failed

  • A friend of mine tried running it on his machine and the Media Creation Tool won't start for him, either.
  • Computer Type: Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number: HP OS: Windows 10 Graphics Card: nVidia Quote cereberus View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Pro User Posts : 2,631 Windows10 New 14
  • I wasn't able to test it, but based on my results in the debugger I think there is a fair chance it will work.
  • Steps to fix Windows Media Center not working error by doing a rebuild of the data store: 1.
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2009 11:35 PM 0 Sign in to vote The share is on a Ubuntu Server.
  • Wednesday, February 17, 2010 6:56 PM 0 Sign in to vote @Cassiano: At that point it would be interesting to look into the system setup logs and figure out why the
  • Didn't change codecs.

I tried your suggestion and it worked like a charm. I can't install a new WMP coz it says there's already on installed but it still will not work. It seems that most people here are using the 64 bit version of Windows 7 (me included).Symptom: Once WMP 12 is opened and closed, it won't open again, regardless of "killing" get redirected here also when i click on individual files such as: mpg's, avi's or mp3's that message comes up "server execution failed" Any one got another solution or an I going to have

The time now is 01:01. Windows Media Player Won't Open Vista OS: windows 10 Home threshold2 Quote Related Threads Play MP4 in Media PLayer in Software and Apps Since Win 10 update I can longer play MP4 videos I used to You do a great JOB!!!

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I read your posts along this thread and it seemed as one of the first things to try. I'll post this again. Case 1: My windows media player has stopped working, it was not able to play my videos, even those videos that I was able to play before, what should I do. Windows Media Player 12 Won't Open My vacations have just finished.I loved your hint above.

Plus, I don't see any QuickTime components on the call stack, so I'm not sure why it would be an issue. Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Windows Client   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 (한국어)中华人民共和国 Given how many people have this exact same issue, and that it has been going on over a year, I'd think MS could have resolved it. useful reference Moreover, you can transfer the DVD digital content to Windows (10) tablets/phones, Android, iOS devices and more for flexible playback anytime anywhere.

by R. See if a pending install of WMP 11 is listed and remove that too.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WMP. It will only open again only once after a reboot, then the problem reocurs.I've tried almost every suggestion on this thread (Windows Update, driver update, 'sfc /scannow').