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I opened the program and chose the recommended settings when I was prompted to choose to customize or stick to the recommended because I think I had customized my settings before Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows Media Player 11 - Won't Open at all... If it isn't broke, don't fix it. 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 this contact form

That way, the correct codec pack can be installed without wasting too much time. Ive tried ticking/unticking the options in MP video but this it always resorts... jelove, Nov 8, 2010 #1 dlb MajorGeek What exactly happens when you try to play the DVD through GOMplayer? Related Unable to open Windows Media Player Cant open windows media player Unable to launch Windows Media Player Windows 7 - The main keyboard shortcuts Windows Media Player won't open Windows https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/windows-media-player-wont-open/28edb160-51ae-49dd-9f17-5e3f32a9834f

I clicked on the shortcut on my Desktop; I clicked on it in the Programs List, the cursor changes to an hour glass for 2 seconds, then NOTHING HAPPENS..I deleted it I still get the same message box about the 'Shredder'. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language Do you mean you turned windows media player off in windows programs and features?

I have tried to open WMP from the taskbar, the Program Files (x86) file, the windows explorer (File Explorer) to the "Start Menu"/"Programs" file, and also from the Start Screen and I tried your suggestion and it worked like a charm. Black 750gb-&1-1tb/3-3.5 WD Black 1tb hdd's Internet Speed Comcast Ping 19ms 89.31mbps download speed 6.12mbps upload Antivirus Panda Free/ Malwarebytes Pro/ Superantispyware Pro Browser FireFox & Pale moon Other Info 2nd in Software and Apps How to make wmp no more auto full screen? :think: Doesn't look like its disturbed..

Stay logged in MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Software > MajorGeeks.Com Menu MajorGeeks.Com \ All In One Tweaks \ Android \ Anti-Malware Working... so i guess you downloaded the new WMP11, i had it in XP and it worked fine, next time right click on the video file and select then navigate http://www.sevenforums.com/media-center/300502-windows-media-player-wont-start.html I tried to uninstall AVG after the restore and it would not uninstall.

I don't know what the file installation directory is or where to find it Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top mickeyblue Posts: 1521 This post has been reported. repeat and type regsvr32 vbscript.dll and then press enter.3. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Please try again now or at a later time.

  • Media Center Cannot Seem To Make Windows Media Player The Default Player For WAVI have iRiver software on my computer for my mp3 player - I want it to recognise and
  • The program will work if I go into the Program Files folder in my Computer and open wmplayer.exe in the Windows Media Player folder before I attempt to play any file.
  • its like I didnt click on it at all....Please help / Feel like a fish out of water here...Oper.
  • Go to accessories, right-click command prompt, and click run as administrator.1.
  • How to Open Default Windows Media Player ?
  • 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"
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  • type regsvr32 jscript.dll and then press enter.
  • I do virus checks every other day and I recently ran Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware last week.

Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top vuelta Posts: 47 This post has been reported. http://ccm.net/faq/32426-windows-media-player-won-t-open Caliban, Nov 11, 2010 #10 plodr Major Geek Super Extraordinaire Right click an mp3 and select Open With and then select WMP. ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter. As far as WMP not opening, there are some pretty good tips located here.

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.!!!! weblink I had the same problem and I believe I have solved the problem. Previous Adding a mirror effect to your pictures online Next Adobe Premiere CS4 - Exporting issues Subscribe to our newsletter Sign Up Team Terms of Use Contact Policies CCM Benchmark Group Thank you so much!!

by SusanJJ / August 19, 2010 5:20 AM PDT In reply to: Make sure you are the an administrator Thanks for this fix. First uninstall your windows media player 11 and download "windows registry repair pro" or something like that from download.com and clean your registry.Again install windows media player 11 and trying running Now type exit and hit enter. navigate here Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number HP PAVILION 23-b010 OS Windows 8.1 CPU 1.7 GHz Dual Core AMD E2-1800 APU Motherboard Pegatron Corp. 2AF0 (P0) AMD A40/A50 Series FCH Memory 6

Thank you SOOOOOOO much! More info would be greatly appreciated, including which version of Win7 you're using (64bit, 32bit, Home Premium, Starter Edition, Professional, etc). For some reason now it keen asking me if I want to save the xxxx.asx link as a file (which I don't).

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Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. 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 Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.

This should resolve it. GOM Player Released [2010 10/12] plodr, Nov 9, 2010 #4 jelove Private E-2 Yes, I do have the latest version. My WMP11 has been out of commission for a long time. his comment is here Generated Sat, 18 Mar 2017 06:11:49 GMT by s_sr97 (squid/3.5.20) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection

Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Hinze57 OS win8.1.1 enterprise CPU AMD FX 6100 6core 3.30gHz Motherboard gigibyte ga-78lmy-s2p Memory 4gig ddr3 Graphics Card Radon hd5000 Series Sound Card onboard realtek Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... See if a pending install of WMP 11 is listed and remove that too.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WMP. This is nice and simple.

Fixit for me is pretty quick to try, Fix Windows Media Player video, and other media or library issues My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom assembled by plodr, Nov 11, 2010 #11 jelove Private E-2 Caliban said: ↑ That is bothersome. Thanks. thank you very much Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - years later by Tweetye911 / September 13, 2012 9:27 AM PDT In reply to: Answer found Thanks!

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). I downloaded the codec and it still asks for the same codec. But I'm still having problems with my Windows Media Player. ThrashZone View Public Profile Find More Posts by ThrashZone Windows Media Player won't start « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Similar help and support threads Thread Forum Windows Media Player

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