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Anyone else having this issue?Patrick DAlton Saturday, December 19, 2009 5:07 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote If you read this, would you be so kind as to Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Windows 7 forum 16 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions if i go into the folders of the drive though, it has the right files, but i can't get it to come off of the drive onto WMP library. Turns out of my AVI files was either corrupt or improperly encoded and Media Player kept trying to read it over and over again. his comment is here

I have a large mp3 collection shared on the network from another Windows box. Here is a screenshot of what WMP12 looks like when the import dies:  http://imgur.com/HaeG2.png Friday, November 06, 2009 4:56 PM Reply | Quote Answers 6 Sign in to vote If you Louis Forum Rules Report Topics For Staff Action BC Forums, List Preparation Guide Before Posting Malware Issues in MRL Forum Am I Infected Forum Back to top #3 Alduin's Khajiit Alduin's One of the new problems that popped up a few days ago was what you have posted above.

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I manually use the tools to find artist and album information and they are renamed and reorganized. Why fix what ain't broke? The instructions were so simple to follow and it worked!! I have not renabled sharing yet but I hope it will work again.

I had originally set up wmp to look at my cloud drive, and it wouldn't look anywhere else, including music i added into the cloud drive. This was bugging the crap out of me, I spent over an hour looking for some type of answer and could not find anything. September 22, 2010 Chris Thank you so much, Couldn't stream any new files to my 360 this work like a charm, does take awhile to add all files back be patient Windows Media Player Missing Songs I get scared of all-in-one fix packages since they sometimes go into the wilderness and do strange things. :) Wednesday, January 13, 2010 2:41 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in

the last time I had this problem my computer rebooted after an update & it moved all my music from my users folder to my the all users folders, but this Windows Media Player Library Not Adding Files I got daring and just deleted the whole list of 31 items. I have tried from 3 machines (Win7 x64, Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 and Win7 x86) and they all do the same thing. DID YOU KNOW?The pattern on your tongue is as unique as the pattern of your fingerprints.

been using that stupid itunes ! Rebuild Media Player Library 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). wmp12 "there are no items in your music library" Started by Alduin's Khajiit , Aug 11 2014 04:29 PM Please log in to reply 12 replies to this topic #1 Alduin's Thanks BossEd.

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Windows Media Player Library Not Adding Files

more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science Please get this fixed soon MS! Windows Media Player Library Not Updating BTW, that screenshot is exactly what my screen looks like after WMP 12 chokes on my library. Force Windows Media Player To Update Library Mp now recognize my library and other changes i hope it works for you. (under Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit) http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/fixing-when-windows-media-player-library-wont-let-you-add-files/ Sunday, September 26, 2010 1:57 PM Reply |

It fixed my problem perfectly - much more informative than the Microsoft article (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925718) December 6, 2008 Spacegold This is an awesome website - a technological gold mine for those of this content was that and a new taskbar worth the £168 for full retail? November 10, 2010 Gerard Worked for my Win7 PC with Media player. WMP must be "doing something" in the background for a while is all I can assume. Can't Add Music To Windows Media Player

Anyway, after doing that and spending a whole night adding, i find the following behavior several days later: a. Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Worked twice for me!!! http://powerglobaldesigns.com/media-player/windows-media-player-manage-music-library-not-working.html XD August 30, 2011 Jared Thanks so much Asagron that worked perfectly September 15, 2011 Khrys THANK YOU!!!

For some reason they are not pointing to the library but directly to te same adress where the library was pointing (a mapped network drive that had been removed). Refresh Media Player Library Android I thought that was your goal, forgive me if it wasn't. To do this, highlight a folder by clicking on it and then click the Remove button.Finally when you're happy with the folder list, click the OK button to save.

Reply Jos Trumpet Humphrey July 7, 2012 at 3:00 pm # Thanks for the post, i needed it !

Edited by Peterma Tuesday, September 27, 2011 6:35 PM Tuesday, September 27, 2011 6:33 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote @BossEd: You're a saviour. The good news is that you can add more folders for Windows Media Player to keep an eye on. building the library took me clearly more then 20 minutes - my pc isn't even slow or anything and don't have all the file tags filled in or don't even use Windows Media Player Restore Media Library I found a website that provided a bunch of good info for the fix.

My problem now is that when I restart my computer, WMP is empty and has to add all my music all over again. December 18, 2010 F.Anderson Thanks for helping with this problem. Wednesday, November 11, 2009 9:36 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote To further try and narrow the problem down I watched all file activity with Process Monitor as http://powerglobaldesigns.com/media-player/windows-media-player-media-sharing-xbox-360-not-working.html i tried the system attribute thing also, which also did not work.

Thanks! For me, it wasn't a problem of actually importing/monitoring my music - it was my playlists. thank you very much for taking the time to answer my question so quickly Reply Steve Krause June 24, 2012 at 10:26 am # Awesome! So it has to be down to 1 of 2 things...

PAUSE NET STOP "Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service" TIMEOUT 2 DEL "%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\*.wmdb" TIMEOUT 2 ECHO Rebuilding Media Database. You have to create another folder and copy the contents from the affected folder.  Also, creating another profile helps only temporarily. How secure is iterative password enhancement?