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Caliban, Nov 11, 2010 #10 plodr Major Geek Super Extraordinaire Right click an mp3 and select Open With and then select WMP. Your cache administrator is webmaster. plodr, Nov 12, 2010 #13 jelove Private E-2 I have tried all the suggestions in that post and it still does not work. Let me know if this helps. have a peek here

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Microsoft by domisap / September 2, 2010 3:34 PM PDT In reply to: XP issue Come across the Microsoft Installer Cleanup Utility and I don't know what the problem could be. Related Windows Media Player won't open Unable to open Windows Media Player Media Player Classic - Enable multiple instance Windows 7 - The main keyboard shortcuts I cant see the video 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 https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-media-player-11-won-t-open-at-all-250548/

Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 10

jelove, Nov 11, 2010 #9 Caliban I don't need no steenkin' title! You can get it at www.videolan.org. im looking for the same version...

strange, nevermind the file installation directory, that was only if it didnt show up in your default media players. Tried running Program Files\Windows Media Player\setup_wm.exe as Administrator, it launched but said that a newer version of WMP was already installed. type exit and press enter.Your error with WMP 11 should now be fixed. Windows Media Player 12 Won't Open I've tried downloading it again, transfering working files from another computer, the suggestions above and still nothing works.

Can you tell us what codec pack you downloaded? Windows Media Player Wont Work Windows 7 I then tried to play it through Windows Media Player and discovered that it will not open at all. Vista General windows media player wont startIm just clicking on the media player and it closes "windows media player has stopped working" it does even start . pop over to these guys The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

by sloth2mantis2 / January 27, 2009 9:51 PM PST In reply to: Make sure you are the an administrator Thank you. Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 8 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WMP and Vista by gifters / September 21, 2007 12:07 AM PDT In reply to: Repair the registry as far as I can Make sure you reboot in between and it might take a few searches for updates before it comes up. This fixed it, thanks.

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Music, Pictures & Video set windows media player to 64bit player helpppi cant seem to get it to default to 64bit version of windows media player... http://superuser.com/questions/25891/windows-media-player-wont-launch-on-vista-how-to-repair-or-reinstall-it I asked around on Yahoo yesterday and I downloaded a codec pack that someone recommended and finally got GOM to play the DVD. Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 10 How do I go about uninstalling it? –rpm1200 Aug 19 '09 at 19:30 You could try using Revo Uninstaller. Windows Media Player Won't Open Server Execution Failed Might need to search specifically for this problem with XP.

Please allow me to suggest that you should try VLC media player.Regards Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Revert back to WMP 10. http://iversoncreative.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-annoyance.html by northumbria61 / December 2, 2007 3:45 AM PST In reply to: not it either The error you appear to have is a result of the wrong version of the "wmploc.dll" BUT I just used MICROSOFT STANDALONE SYSTEM SWEEPER. Just because a PC is new does NOT mean it can't have malware. Windows Media Player Won't Open Vista

share|improve this answer answered Aug 20 '09 at 20:33 Zooks64 1,8011113 1 The OP is asking how to repair WMP; he's not asking for a new media player. -1 –Sasha 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 Try to run this update (KB931621). Check This Out 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

Music, Pictures & Video Start Videos in media player maximizedOk guys, Ill cut to the chase, media player 12 is driving me NUTS. Why Won't Windows Media Player Work On Windows 10 Im trying to make it start maximized whenever I start a new video but it never does. I've actually tried all the methods they've listed, including the FixWin program and it still won't work.

I have set default programs as such , but the iRiver software still highjacks any audio file - is there some other way to stop this...

Hello thereWhile installing and uninstalling did you deactivate your security software? Report • #9 Derek August 14, 2011 at 04:27:37 Geez, MS don't make things easy.I assume you've tried sfc /scannowIf other programs are playing up too then it seems you are In what order would light bulbs in series light up when you close a long circuit? Windows Media Player Configuration Settings Might Be Set Incorrectly ty Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - XP issue by e160877 / August 13, 2007 10:30 AM PDT In reply to: didnt work I am running Vista, so maybe

In all cases, wmplayer would launch then terminate immediately (verified through the Processes tab in Task Manager). Any messages? The installer said it did not apply to the system. this contact form Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT

I can't "repair" it using its file in the Control Panel because it no longer shows up there in the Programs folder. Here is what I tried: Tried running WMP via desktop shortcut, QuickLaunch bar or going to Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exe. Is it theoretically possible to deploy backdoors on ports higher than 65535? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thank you!!!

For some reason, it now seems to be pot luck whether whether Windows Media Player will start or not....