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Windows 7: WMP player difficult to use.

25 Aug 2012   #1
Alan Lashbrook

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
WMP player difficult to use.

All I want to do is have my library play like an itunes player. In other words, I want the option of having it play my collection in alphabetical order from the start point of any given album I've selected. WMP offers the options of either playing a given album over and over or else playing my entire collection randomly. Do I have to add my entire songlist to a playlist? Shouldn't it be programmed to have the entire library as a playlist by default? Am I asking too much? Games suck.


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28 Aug 2012   #2
Alan Lashbrook

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Nothing? Are you telling me it can't be done? Gosh, I can't believe that Macintosh is the most valuable company ever and Microsoft is turning into a bad memory! Golly! How did it happen?
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28 Aug 2012   #3
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

try this, create a play list,
click the dropdown arrow beside the create playlist tab, select create auto playlist and add a criteria, set the criteria to date added,then a new line will appear ,it will say date added to library is after click it and select before .
then click last 30 days and select yesterday.
call it play all and bobs your uncle

or leave it on is after and select five years ,
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28 Aug 2012   #4
Alan Lashbrook

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Finally

Boohbah, you are my new hero. That seems like such an abstract process that most people would have no idea how to do that. Thank you, sir.


As for Microsoft: Counter-intuitivity, thy name is Windows.
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28 Aug 2012   #5
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

glad to have helped,
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