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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 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) thank you.. More over you said it is working fine if you login to the computer as a guest, Boot the computer in safe mode. this content

click ok then close Command Prompt window There ya go! Windows Media Player 11 won't open when I double click it. I am glad I could help. IT FREAKING WORKED!!!!

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Open a command prompt2. Might need to search specifically for this problem with XP. Take your Vista OS CD. Please try the request again.

Time. Set Windows Media Player as default in Program Access and Defaults. Sunday, July 01, 2007 6:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote i have the same problem as you......Can anyone sugguest a fix Sunday, July 29, 2007 6:26 AM Download Windows Media Player 12 Well wouldn’t you know this simple solution worked, I now can listen to Sirius online again!     For those who may not be familiar with running a program as administrator all

Saturday, March 15, 2008 11:31 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  International Klein Blue wrote: Windows Media Player is not installed properly. Windows Media Player Download It tends to be the simplest solution to DLL registration and permission issues. (It seems you have permission issues regarding the DLL registration since you must redo the process upon every Thanks to CNET also for providing these forums. http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/how-can-i-fix-the-windows-media-player-on-windows-vista/ Hello thereWhile installing and uninstalling did you deactivate your security software?

by Kiddpeat / June 2, 2007 10:11 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Media Player 11 - Won't Open at all... Vlc thanks rusty   Wednesday, July 09, 2008 2:59 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote The error is with the downloading of the codecs, which may be because of Because the Media Player is part of the basic installation there is also no option to remove it from Control Panel > Programs or to run a stand alone reinstallation of Thursday, June 28, 2007 8:53 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote you can reinstall from the Microsoft download page.

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Loading... I guess the moral is uninstall any suspect media software using vistas uninstall. Windows Media Player For Vista Go to to the command prompt (when you boot from the DVD) and run SFC /SCANFILE. Windows Media Player Not Working Thank you SOOOOOOO much!

Proposed as answer by pregunton7412 Thursday, July 08, 2010 6:27 AM Thursday, June 07, 2007 9:54 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I am having probems too watching news Saturday, April 19, 2008 8:34 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  Terrence W wrote: There is no way possible to reinstall Windows Media Player being that it is Allow the download and installation, then everything should be back to normal.   If you find this helpful, give me full marks! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - THANK YOU!!!! Windows Media Player Update

Tried running wmplayer.exe as Administrator. When I try to play it, it freezes up tight along with my computer. I caught your problem with Sirius as I use XM. ( I hear that we will be brothers soon! :-) I tried your solution and a shaft of light descended and have a peek at these guys Click Start, click Accessories, the right click on Command Prompt and choose "run as administrator", then type regsvr32 jscript.dll, and then hit enter.2.

Sign in 26,119 views 122 Like this video? 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 I am glad I could help and hope that everybody is experiencing the WOW!! (Think of Vista commercials if you have no idea what I mean)   Best Regards,   Minko

Why didn't microsoft just make an "uninstall" application?

Could you help? Deleted the "Windows Media" folder located under %userprofile%\appdata\local\Microsoft then tried starting WMP - wmplayer would launch and terminate immediately. When I clicked on WMP 11 in the Start menu (in Vista) it looked as though the computer would try to open it, but fail. For some reason, WMP's failure to open reminded me of the delay that occurs when trying to open a new program or install something and the security feature pops up asking you to

current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list. by sloth2mantis2 / January 27, 2009 9:51 PM PST In reply to: Make sure you are the an administrator Thank you. 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. check my blog You should try running the proposed commands and then restart the computer.

I can't afford to pay Microsoft $60 for tech support either.Further suggestions? Wednesday, October 31, 2007 4:47 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I got it to work.All I did was download this and run ithttp://www.microsoft.com/downloads/thankyou.aspx?familyId=50dff28b-8e0e-4b15-99a1-0d7b9ff3b795&displayLang=en It's a WMP update I tried it and I haven't had my WMP quit working on me yet. Category Howto & Style License Standard YouTube License Music "Hearts Burst into Fire" by Bullet For My Valentine Listen ad-free with YouTube Red Show more Show less Loading...

The website is telling me to uninstall the Windows Media Player 11 update's. It is not possible to use an older installation package (11.0.5721.5146) to install files or to repair your current version of the Player". Powered by Mediawiki. Hot Network Questions Alphabetically permute a string Unable to change publishing settings as admin Difference between wire wound and ceramic chip inductors GO OUT AND VOTE What game did I see