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To solve this: Click on Start > Run Type these two commands: regsvr32 jscript.dll regsvr32 vbscript.dll Press Enter to finish Now you will be able to open Windows Media Player! Now, I have tried to revert back to WMP 11, but WMP is not opening and not doing anything either....Even after restarting my computer....(I click on the setup WMP 10; and i have ffdshow 64bit codecs. Then at the command prompt, type in sfc /scannow See if it reports any integrity violations. 2.) Try the windows media player settings and library troubleshooter. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-will-not-open.php

ebony, Jan 16, 2012 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Music, Pictures & Video Files will not play in Windows Media PlayerI have holiday movie clips taken on my Panasonic camcorder. Solution I had exactly the same problem, there's a solution! I'm given a choice. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/windows-media-player-wont-open/28edb160-51ae-49dd-9f17-5e3f32a9834f

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See More: Windows Media Player wont open Report • #1 XpUser4Real August 12, 2011 at 15:45:35 have you tried re-installing it?Some HELP in posting on Computing.net plus free progs and instructions The rest of the computer seems to be working fine. ebony, Jan 16, 2012 #3 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,594 You need to extract it. by Kiddpeat / June 2, 2007 10:11 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Media Player 11 - Won't Open at all...

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  • Apply this fix and got an answer "Configuration settings might be set incorrectly.
  • The files used to play ok on both pc's but will not now play on my desktop anymore.
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I've tried downloading it again, transfering working files from another computer, the suggestions above and still nothing works. Thanks for that. Yes No I don't know View Results Poll Finishes In 7 Days.Discuss in The LoungePoll History Advertising Info | Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use© Compnet Ventures, LLC. Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 8 Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site.

repeat and type regsvr32 vbscript.dll and then press enter.3. Windows Media Player Won't Open Server Execution Failed Media Center how can i play mkv files on tv through windows media player ?Hi i am using samsung LCD tv and it supports DLNA. I have copies on both desktop pc and laptop. Thanks to CNET also for providing these forums.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Same problem by emanx995 / June 22, 2007 3:48 AM PDT In reply to: Repair the registry HiI have the exact same problem. Windows Media Player 12 Won't Open Any ideas? It re-registers all the important .dll files used by WMP 12. 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.

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Media Center Windows Media player won't play anything!I've recently purchased a laptop with Windows 7 Home x64. https://www.sevenforums.com/music-pictures-video/291168-windows-media-player-will-not-open-play.html Run as administrator. Windows Media Player Wont Work Windows 7 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Success !! Why Won't Windows Media Player Work On Windows 10 WMP 11 apparently has many issues.

Do you mean you turned windows media player off in windows programs and features? useful reference Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. by taylor1211 / February 2, 2010 7:08 AM PST In reply to: I've had it with WMP 11 WMP 11 was a built in program on my Toshiba laptop OS Vista Phantom010, Jan 16, 2012 #10 ebony Thread Starter Joined: Aug 27, 2001 Messages: 849 I saved it ti Winrar and it seemed to work. Windows Media Player Won't Open Vista

I'm running Windows XP Pro on an iMac with Boot Camp. ebony, Jan 16, 2012 #11 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,594 Yes try it. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! my review here When I try to play it, it freezes up tight along with my computer.

Click Start, click Run, type cmd, hit enter in command Prompt, type regsvr32 vbscript.dll , and then click OK. Windows Media Player Configuration Settings Might Be Set Incorrectly Did you Save the file to your desktop first? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Windows Media Player 11 won't open - Solution!

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It claims folders have already been deleted though it gives no indication of what. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks so much! No hourglass either ... Windows Media Player Server Execution Failed Right-click the zipped folder (do not open it).

Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - I've had it with WMP 11 by st_loosh / June 25, 2007 1:11 PM PDT In reply to: Revert back to WMP 10. Report • #11 Derek August 20, 2011 at 13:01:25 Glad to hear you fixed WMP. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Answer found by MrJinx68 / August 1, 2008 6:20 AM PDT In reply to: not it either On Vista OS ...Go into Command get redirected here I kept trying older and older dates until I got a warning message that said to use a date no older than 60 days, so I didn't use those dates from

won't open or play DVD'sSo Windows Media Player, VLC, Quicktime will not open or play. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows Media Player 11 - Won't Open at all... Discussion topics include iTunes, Audacity, converting audio files, , DivX, AVI, QuickTime, Windows Media Player, RealPlayer, Winamp, and other audio and video software apps.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Windows Media I have the all purpose Media Player, the Television connecting Media Center, and the Zune compatible Zune Software.

I have set default programs as such , but the iRiver software still highjacks any audio file - is there some other way to stop this... It is odd that Microsoft doesn't have a download for the version that comes with Windows 7. Never had a problem. I'm given a lot of choices but I can't seem to save the file on my desktop.

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by dexterET / April 6, 2008 12:00 PM PDT In reply to: Make sure you are the an administrator I have been trying for days to figure out how to repair BUT I just used MICROSOFT STANDALONE SYSTEM SWEEPER. Thank you so much!! The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

Ive already disabled my security and tried it and uninstalled/reinstalled my security as well and nothing happened Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Don't worry about WMP 11 by From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. It worked. Join our site today to ask your question.