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RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY Search How to Reinstall Windows Media Player in Windows 7, 8, or 10 to Solve Problems If you’re having problems with media playback on your Windows Login to the new user account and this should fix the issue if already you found no issues while loging in as Guest.  Monday, August 27, 2007 2:13 AM Reply | Quote 0 download the most recent version of wmp for xp and it will work on vista. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-freezes-system.php

Double click, allow it and troubles are over. Take your Vista OS CD. as does the latest sales data for Macs  --  AND no it is NOT ANSWERED Thursday, August 07, 2008 9:27 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  I don't I don't think so, since I've tried looking for repair option in the Vista Premium disk. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/26107/how-to-reinstall-windows-media-player-in-windows-7-to-solve-problems/

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Microsoft has no online repair facility and I think seeing as this seems to be a frequent problem with the player as shown by the following link: http://forums.techarena.in/showthread.php?p=3007333 something needs to SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. I read through this thread and found the suggestion to turn off UAC. i opened it as usual to play some music but my music library was not there, it says no files found.

For more information on what this command does refer to the following article: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa382541.aspx This method takes a while (between 20-30 minutes or less depending on the number of files you Uninstall any third party plugins or codecs, it sounds like one is crashing WMP when it doesn't have admin rights. in osx just delete something and repalce it, 99.9% of the time this solves any problem. Uninstall Windows Media Player Windows 10 this is sooooo freaking rediculous that people who paid a fortune for a crappy OS have to put up with problems like this it is insane!!!    i have got imacs

Let me know if that works.   Best Regards,   Minko Kissiov   Friday, February 01, 2008 4:58 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  minkokiss wrote: QMan,   I've been fighting with this since September 2007. Click "Find and Fix Problems" under the System and Settings section. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/22ce1aa9-f997-4e99-9f47-19e1a1fe11a9/reinstall-windows-media-player-in-vista?forum=itprovistaapps I guess the moral is uninstall any suspect media software using vistas uninstall.

This plagued em for weeks. Reinstall Windows Media Player 12 any ideas would be appreciated. Clicking next unread fails. The only reason I need Windows Media Player is to transfer  DRM audio-books onto my Zen, but no the Windows Media Player is completely and utterly corrupted, it opens, but everything

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Trly bizarre. References (1) Daily Grind: Reset Windows Media Player 12 to Default Settings Photo Credits Agri Press/Lifesize/Getty Images Suggest an Article Correction Related Searches More Articles [Windows Media Player] | How to Fix Windows Media Player It will not play DVDs anymore. Download Windows Media Player For Windows 7 Whenever I try to run windows media player, i get a big error.

Home About wikiHow Jobs Terms of Use RSS Site map Log In Mobile view All text shared under a Creative Commons License. useful reference I couldn't be bothered transferring all the settings etc to the new Account so simply reinstalled Vista (it's on a sony Vaio), and Media Player and radio files (through a Gadget) DID YOU KNOW?Lake Victoria, located at the intersection of Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania, is so large that if the entire population of Earth went for a swim they'd each have a This is ridiculous! Windows Media Player For Windows 7 Free Download

  1. Almost everything is recorded these days, what a world we live in!
  2. At this point hopefully your problem should be solved.
  3. I am tired of spending half of my time on the supports line just figuring out what the person on the other side is trying to say.Best Regards,Minko Kissiov Wednesday, August
  4. Saturday, March 29, 2008 11:37 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hey, thanks for pointing out the simple mistake made in previous messages.  I've been waiting months for
  5. but the reasons get less almost day by day...well- thanks for that user account control suggestion....
  6. However, excessive tweaking can slow down the player without an obvious way to change things back.
  7. Then run this utility and see if it addresses your issues, before moving on to Advanced WMP Troubleshooting.
  8. turning that off fixed my media player problems and also made these admin request pop ups stop.

Whenever I try to run windows media player, i get a big error. thanks so much! I TRIED TO UTILIZE IT IN SAFE MODE AND STILL NOT WORKING.ALSO, WINDOWS MEDIA PLAYER IS NOT WORKING. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-9-crashing-my-system.php I cannot restore my system since I will loose vaulable data and creating a new account does not work as WMP11 was installed under the admin account and therefore applies to

A fairly problem free OS, without all this OS integration. Windows Media Player Not Working Windows 7 64 Bit unless i'm missing something here. Windows Vista IT Pro > Windows Vista Applications Question 10 Sign in to vote Is it possible to reinstall WMP without doing a complete reinstall/repair install of Vista?  I'm having a

The fix?

I got no help from Microsoft, big surprise.   Friday, June 13, 2008 3:40 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  minkokiss wrote: Hey Everybody I found a solution I get an error saying a program caused media player to not start, and it ends pretty much there. Roxy November 9, 2011 psh worked like charm. Windows Media Player Not Working Windows 8 Is your given solution applicable?

Type regsvr32 wmnetmgr.dll3. the funny thing is, that i recently installed a explorer external program named "xplorer2", and from there even though i still have the same problem, they have a preview option, and However there may be multiple reasons whyc the issue occurs in which case running a single command may not resolve it. get redirected here How do I proceed with this problem?   Saturday, July 12, 2008 2:55 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote please re intal   Sunday, July 13, 2008 4:02

David saysFebruary 27, 2011 at 11:18 am Thank you so much! it says "Windows Media Player is not installed properly and must be reinstalled. Click on the Icon, Right click; Open, etc. Phuti sefamela saysSeptember 26, 2011 at 9:18 pm Need media player ChrisR saysAugust 8, 2011 at 9:05 am Hi,I have tried virtually everything to fix my WMP 12 including most suggested

Or - I presume this works in Vista - sfc/scannow douglas1973 12:15 26 Feb 07 Thanks Kate B, but sfc/scannow does not work with Vista! Couldn't open any multimedia content from FireFox or IE, just crashes IE and FF.