It was removed in Vista since the Microsoft team assumed that too many noobs messed up their file type associations that way. For all I know it could be hard coded . Steps Method 1 Uninstall Windows Media Player From Windows Vista/Windows 7 1 Click the "Start" button in the lower left corner of the screen, and then click "Control Panel" to open 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 navigate to this website
It was removed in Vista since the Microsoft team assumed that too many noobs messed up their file type associations that way. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. The software drivers for your sound device may be missing or corrupted. Check if the sound registry key is enabled or disabled. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/windows-media-player-12-double-click-adds-all/328ce899-1948-e011-90b6-1cc1de79d2e2
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I tried your suggestion and it worked like a charm. signed: Graeme Wilce 20/09/2011 Reply Mike says: August 28, 2011 at 11:23 am Thanks for the help. Thanks, great tip. Is this true?
I stopped after recording for a while and the next day when I was ready to record again windows media wouldn’t record. trying not to be technical.. My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit sugardaddy11 View Public Profile Find More Posts by sugardaddy11 06 Oct 2010 #3 Pusspa Windows 7 Ultimate x64 674 posts Brisbane, https://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/261910-windows-media-player-doesnt-open-media-files-double-click.html ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed.
Now the file associations work properly!! Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. About this wikiHow How helpful is this? When I try to play it, it freezes up tight along with my computer.
TIA Browsers & Mail game not working cant double click or right click 2 openive been trying 2 download my old game i used 2 play on my new PC i http://mypchell.com/guides/24-fix-a-messed-up-windows-media-player-library Thanks, kelvin Reply kelvin mulenga says: August 11, 2011 at 10:26 pm Hello Dave, I deleted the McAfee antivirus from my dell n4020 laptop the my windows media player stopped working,what I probably could retrain my fingers, but when I get other people over here, they're going to be messing with it and I can almost gaurantee you they'll intuitively double click Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Fixed my problem by Los2769 / March 2, 2008 1:12 AM PST In reply to: Solution for Windows Media Player 11 not opening.
Follow the instructions below:1. useful reference When I want to > play a > song, naturally I double click on it. Vista General Double Album in windows Media Player's music LibraryHav or can I tell Windows Media Players music Bibliotek it's a double album i "rip" to the Library -- hej Vista It's just DOUBLE CLICKING the file that doesnt work.
My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit sugardaddy11 View Public Profile Find More Posts by sugardaddy11 . 04 Oct 2010 #2 sugardaddy11 Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit 5 Before doing so I created a new local profile, logged on, logged off, logged in as admin, copied everything but ntuser.dat stuff to the new profile, then removed laptop from domain. Please help, if possible. It tries to save to the Library any random media file I view.
Its 2012 and your tip has helped me soooooooooo much!!!!! by Kiddpeat / June 2, 2007 10:11 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Media Player 11 - Won't Open at all... I am unable to uninstall it and when I tried to update it, a box popped up stating the update does not apply to this system.!!!! http://yellowproductions.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-11-0-6-avi-problem.php I have went through near every setting to stop this if anyone > knows how to work around it let me know. > > > -- > scot1759 My System Specs
Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows Media Player 11 - Won't Open at all... I chose the BASIC VERSION...a minimum of codecs get installed. Hardware & Devices folder options / single-click or double-clickHello, I came up to a problem that I cannot solve.