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type: regsvr32 wmp.dll 3.enjoy!   Cheers Thursday, May 01, 2008 1:57 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi guys, It seems that there's an installation file in %programfiles%\Windows When the authentication is completed, click "I Accept" to agree to the license agreement. 6 Click "Next" to continue with the installation. 7 Wait for Windows Media Player to install on You will be much happier. 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 have a peek here

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. Register wmp.dll by typing "regsvr32 wmp.dll" in an Administrator cmd window then tried starting WMP - wmplayer would launch and terminate immediately. its like I didnt click on it at all....Please help / Feel like a fish out of water here...Oper. You should try running the proposed commands and then restart the computer.

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All Rights Reserved. Allow the download and installation, then everything should be back to normal.   If you find this helpful, give me full marks! This plagued em for weeks.

Thursday, June 28, 2007 8:53 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote you can reinstall from the Microsoft download page. RECOMMENDED: Click here to repair/restore missing Windows files & Optimize your PC Related Posts: FixWin v 2 for Windows 8 released Repair & Fix Windows 7 & Vista problems with FixWin type exit and press enter.Your error with WMP 11 should now be fixed. Vlc Uncheck the box let the uninstall take place and reboot.

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 Windows Media Player Download It worked perfectly for me! leandrie diaz 71,849 views 7:36 How To Fix Windows Media Player By Step - Duration: 3:36. IT FREAKING WORKED!!!!

The issue was bugging me for months and I resolved it by trying many many things as most of you have. Delete the old user profile. To do so please start Windows Vista from your hard drive and insert the Windows Vista DVD after booting. The internet explorer was also all screwed up, but now is working just fine!

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  2. King Size!    Thursday, June 12, 2008 2:43 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote there was a type o on this message as it should have be regsvr
  3. this has been driving me crazy all day!
  4. I found this thread, which contained a number of suggestions, none of which solved the problem.

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The only thing I need is either a utility which will restore WMP11 to its original version of an installation file which will uninstalla and reinstall WMP11 in vista. guillo 05:58 16 Sep 07 I bought a new computer and had no trouble with WMP.This afternoon I started to recive this message:"Windows Media Player cannot play the file because a Windows Media Player For Vista by R. Windows Media Player Update 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

System: Windows XP SP2 - Home Ed.Computer: Dell Inspiron 1000 (nothing flashy, but it works for me)Free Memory left: 20 Gb ( out of 30b...just got a new harddrive)Length of Problem: navigate here You can get it at www.videolan.org. Double click, allow it and troubles are over. I tried it and I haven't had my WMP quit working on me yet. Windows Media Player 12

Go to Control Panel, Programs,Add/Remove programs, show installed updates. share|improve this answer answered Aug 20 '09 at 20:33 Zooks64 1,7811113 1 The OP is asking how to repair WMP; he's not asking for a new media player. -1 –Sasha Mincokiss is a hero!!!!! Check This Out Try to download and install XP WMP - the microsoft.com site recognizes the OS as Genuine and allows the download, but when I launch the installer it says the system is

Proposed as answer by keith r young Thursday, February 09, 2012 5:43 PM Unproposed as answer by keith r young Thursday, February 09, 2012 5:43 PM Monday, June 18, 2007 12:51 All Rights Reserved. run cmd.exe as adminitrator 2.

In all cases, wmplayer would launch then terminate immediately (verified through the Processes tab in Task Manager).

Wednesday, October 31, 2007 11:39 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I have Vista Home Premium.   When run, this update stated it didn't apply to my system! That is why I'm not accepting this answer. –rpm1200 Sep 14 '09 at 3:22 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Just decided to try to look for a fix.

Please let me know if that helps anybody fix their corrupted WMP11 in Vista.Best Regards,Minko Kissiov   FANTASTIC - Worked for me. I've been fighting with this since September 2007. Sign in to report inappropriate content. this contact form Discussion topics include iTunes, Audacity, converting audio files, , DivX, AVI, QuickTime, Windows Media Player, RealPlayer, Winamp, and other audio and video software apps.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Windows Media

I have looked around in my Windows account and noticed the account control.If you switch it off you have to restart your computer. I'll try itt again, correct spelling this time.  . Loading... The computer was preinstalled with Vista Home Premium and I have the Acer backup DVDs which will reimage the drive.

Tuesday, August 07, 2007 3:54 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote My WMP stop to work (after install KMPlayer, I think) and I try start in 'run as http://support2.microsoft.com/mats/windows_media_player_diagnostic/ share|improve this answer edited Nov 26 '14 at 16:57 DavidPostill 60.4k18120149 answered Nov 26 '14 at 15:06 Dave in Dallas 1 Please quote the essential parts of the Well for being on the right track.  Cheers Friday, February 01, 2008 5:30 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  Frank Grimes wrote:  minkokiss wrote: QMan,   I was I've tried downloading it again, transfering working files from another computer, the suggestions above and still nothing works.

I only get the Burn options from within the player's tools -> options menu and I also cannot stream any data. How to replace 8-sided dice with other dice Advices on start practicing What game did I see in Verona, Italy? Repair Windows Media Player If you are facing any issues or getting any error message while running Windows Media Player, run this utility. Set Windows Media Player as default in Program Access and Defaults.

Hope this resolves the problems.