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Doenst anyone from microsoft read these posts? reverse the process to install it back in or run updates. –NycLifeG Aug 20 '09 at 13:39 I already looked there, it does not appear in the Windows Components I've tried downloading it again, transfering working files from another computer, the suggestions above and still nothing works. The log file shows that there are broken files associated with Windows Sidebar (which the user does not use) but none relating to WMP. http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-11-not-working-vista.html

Create a new user profile. 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 So, this is what I tried and it worked for me. All Rights Reserved.

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Let me know if that works.   Best Regards,   Minko Kissiov  Hey Minko, I 've tried all the ways posted and it worked on some PC's I worked on, but So now I actually have to waste my time reinstalling the whole OS just to get that stupid application work.   And of course, having my Vista OS for a little THANKS again everyone!

Thursday, August 02, 2007 1:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I have the same problem, and the same "solution" works for me.  It also works if I You should try running the proposed commands and then restart the computer. Thanks.QMan Friday, February 01, 2008 1:22 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote QMan,   I was experiencing the same issue and after applying the commands I had mentioned Windows Media Player Not Working i just registered to say THANK YOU!!!     Minkokiss´ solution worked for me, but doing it through John Cobb adaptation....   WOW...

Monday, August 06, 2007 9:46 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  Anyone help on this? Why Won't Windows Media Player Work In all cases, wmplayer would launch then terminate immediately (verified through the Processes tab in Task Manager). Wednesday, June 25, 2008 6:17 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   goto  C:\Windows\System32\ and find the cmd.exe right click on it and run as Administrator and then thanks so much!

Junk or is it me? Reinstall Windows Media Player Tyler Walker 32,175 views 4:54 windows media player 11 wont open - Duration: 4:57. what a big relief....   Monday, May 26, 2008 1:53 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   Had the same problem. And it doesn't involve a reformat of Vista.

  • Nikita May 6, 2013 Facebook Twitter Pinterest Stumbleupon Whatsapp Email Every time I start my laptop, I have to go to cmd.exe and type in "regsvr32 vbscript.dll" and "regsvr32 jscript.dll", otherwise
  • not regsur32 wmp.dll.  I have had a problem playing links from the internet after trying to use vlc media player.  I uninstalled vlc and immediatly had problems with Windows Media Player
  • I uninstalled it using the control panel method and voila.

Why Won't Windows Media Player Work

Therefore your Internet Explorer will not be able to access WMP when needed. Try the following solution:   Start Menu > Default Programs > Set Program Access and Computer Defaults   Most likely 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 Windows Media Player Won't Open Windows 10 Applying security update 936782 will resolve this vulnerability. Windows Media Player Not Responding About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new!

OTHERS SHOULD USE THIS TO GET IT WORKING.   Tuesday, July 08, 2008 7:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote i found out today that by running it as this content 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 thank you.. The Fix It ran successfully, but WMP would still launch and terminate immediately. Windows Media Player For Vista

Windows Vista IT Pro > Windows Vista Applications Question 10 Sign in to vote Is it possible to reinstall WMP without doing a complete reinstall/repair install of Vista?  I'm having a no privacy tab in windows vista media player. Friday, August 03, 2007 11:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I am SICK and TIRED of Microsoft products. weblink Monday, May 26, 2008 5:55 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote It worked..!!

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". Windows Media Player Update all my friends try and talk me into getting a mac. If anyone else attempts this "fix," please report the results in this forum.

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Sign in to make your opinion count. 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. I tried your suggestion and it worked like a charm. Windows Media Player Download i really did not want to reinstall windows.anyhow, low and behold, i downloaded Satellite TV for PC and installed about two days ago, right when WMP stopped working.

ThanksMinko Kissiob"I have the exact same issue and have been looking for a solution for what seems like 2 months. beyourownit 490,501 views 5:24 Loading more suggestions... i've been searching for this for the last few hours trying to figure out what the heck is wrong with WMP.the only difference with my problem and Nomad's problem was that check over here Incidentally, I thought a way of getting round the problem would be to uninstall Windows Media Player with a view to then reinstalling it but it does appear in Control Panel

Have lost my shares, but think all should be good now. But when I tried to run it asAdministrator, it worked! How do I repair WMP on a laptop running Windows Vista Home Premium? 2 answers Comments are Closed Anonymous June 30, 2011 at 5:41 pm Go to microsoft fixit and download Recent Comments News Posts on TWCNMicrosoft Office for Android now available on Chrome OSKaspersky accuses Microsoft of unfair practices in Windows 10November Insider Update for Office for Android brings exciting new

Dennis The Best Websites on The Internet Internet The Best Websites on The Internet Rob Nightingale Top Deals Search Open Menu Close Menu PC & Mobile Windows Mac Linux Android iPhone This is nice and simple.