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In this example i will be using the C:\ drive as my home drive where Windows is installed. Turn the media player off and back on if all else fails. It is a confiiguration problem and is really hard to find an answer to! I did this to get streaming working on my Xbox 360. http://roguewb.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-9-freezes.html

You can then opt to use the new applications or stick to your old ones.Click to expand... If so, then this article may help you. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - The digital media rights updates include freeze for mouse by Anon1mouse / May 4, 2013 8:11 PM PDT In reply to: All video Here is how i fixed it.

Nov 25, 2007 #10 baz2126 TS Rookie WMP crashes houston said: ↑ Hi, I had this problem as well. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - All video media players freeze when watching a movie by gunned / September 8, 2011 12:07 AM PDT In reply to: All video Tech Stats: Pentium 4 2.40 GHZ 512 MB of Ram DirectX 9.0C ATI RADEON 9250 PCi Aug 8, 2005 #1 A_DOG73 TS Rookie Posts: 170 Try this Unistall WMP and Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion

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Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? I found that an SD card that I always leave in my computer's card reader was the problem....remember to disconnect all removeable memory too if you get this problem... It prompts you for each removable storage media if it is to be used. I joined just to put it on the net so that someone might find it on a search at some time!

References (3) Windows: Turn Windows Features On or OffWindows: Troubleshoot Problems in Windows Media PlayerWindows: Play an Audio or Video File: Frequently Asked Questions Resources (3) Windows: Update Drivers: Recommended LinksKansas Codecs are a nightmare in WMP 11.. Please try again now or at a later time. If the file was being played at the time, Windows did not have time to properly exit the media player and the file.

Ask a question and give support. Fortunately, there are fixes available but you may need to try them all before finding a cure. 1. It was determined that making people go to their computer and touch the mouse or click on something provided more advertiser confidence. Once it has been loaded you will find Windows Media Player works ok and folders no longer crash.

If it works without crashing, right-click on the Flash animation (banner) and uncheck "Enable hardware acceleration" from the Settings panel. http://smallbusiness.chron.com/repair-computer-freezes-windows-media-player-48097.html I have tried uninstalling divx and xvid. I had a lot of codec packs but WMP never worked, after unistalling all the old packs and installing this klmcodec immediately everything worked fine!!! Call it teething problems if you will, but our Windows 10 Anniversary Update review didn't find any particularly burning need to upgrade so quickly anyway. µ Further reading Software Windows 10

In a business environment, computers are less likely to be turned off between each use. his comment is here Similar Topics Flash crashes every time I try to watch a YouTube video Nov 13, 2011 Windows 7 Media Player freezes computer when try to play TV or DVDs Nov 1, Recent Comments News Posts on TWCNMicrosoft’s Project Torino helps visually impaired learn Coding the easy wayRansomware attackers use Installer Packages to hide malware deeperTest Drive Microsoft Teams to get hands-on experienceReset lambik40 likes this.

There are 3 or 4 I think. This is caused by a codec problem. To do this, click "Start," "Control Panel" and type "Troubleshooter" into the search box. http://roguewb.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-freezes-system.html it's the error i get i guess AppName: wmplayer.exe AppVer: ModName: xvid.dll ModVer: Offset: 000412a3 Thanks you in advanceClick to expand...

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by aimlesspee, Jun 20, 2004. Never use WMP. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Sometimes.

I now convert all avi's to WMV using VLC.

No, create an account now. If so, please remove all of them. Disable unnecessary startup programs and services as well by accessing "services.msc" and "msconfig" and disabling those items which don't need to constantly run in the background. i don't know what it is..

After closing it 2 or 3 times it starts working fine but it gets annoying having to do so every time i open WMP. You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion All video media players freeze I have searched everywhere for the answer but NO solution Please someone help me.. navigate here If not, please do so. 4.

You can do this by typing "Windows Features" into the Control Panel's search box and clicking "Turn Windows Features On or Off." Look under the Media Features section and remove the Proffitt Forum moderator / June 14, 2012 3:12 AM PDT In reply to: without system crashing But you can change these settings back and forth in seconds. Once you select yea or nea, they it does its job seamlessly!! How to Sync an iPod Nano With Media Player Also Viewed How to Check Windows Dump File How to Play a WAV File on a Blackberry MacBook Freezes After Login Renaming

It cured mine after hours of searching the net'. I have 6 video files i can't view! Strange since the SD card is blank & formatted!! You will need to remove all the directories in the library that you are sharing or else the offending video file will once again be in your library and you will

Changing the xvid.dll file alone will not cure it! You may use any player and it still freezes. Join the community here, it only takes a minute. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

to Currentdatabase_***.bak (*** being the library version mine was 360.) I also deleted all the other files in here. This is caused by a codec problem. Advertisement Recent Posts picture file problems LIS333 replied Mar 18, 2017 at 1:04 AM iTunes CD Burning Just Stopped... Check the drive for file corruption using the Disk Checker.

Rename the file Currentdatabase_***.wmdb. That usually works. Jun 24, 2007 #5 mark_atky TS Rookie Hi, I'm a newbiie but found this whilst i had problems with Media player 11. Click the link to begin and follow the prompts to reset WMP.

MhManBearPig, Sep 12, 2016, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 6 Views: 586 flavallee Sep 12, 2016 March 2017 Updates For Windows XP flavallee, Mar 15, 2017 at 6:07 PM, in forum: Thanks a lot! Join the community here. How it works: Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Services scans your computer and detects the root causes of common problems, then Automatically disables codecs that are found to cause Windows to become unstable