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Windows 7: Windows media player does not work on my computer

18 Jun 2013   #1
heirthos

windows 7 64bit
 
 
Windows media player does not work on my computer

Hi, I just made my own computer and when I tried to install windows media player all that happens is the little blue circle swirls and then nothing. I would really like to use this as this is my main music player.
Thanks for any help!


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18 Jun 2013   #2
heirthos

windows 7 64bit
 
 

p.s. I have tried running as admin too.
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18 Jun 2013   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7 H-Premium 64-bit sp1
 
 

Click the Start button and type in the search box,
turn windows features on or off
There will be a suggestion that appears on the top at some point/ click on it,
Scroll to the Media section and Uncheck the box/ Click on Okay/ Boot when prompted.
Repeat the above and check the box to turn media back on.
Open wmp trouble shooter,
Windows Media Player Library: recommended links
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19 Jun 2013   #4
heirthos

windows 7 64bit
 
 

It is the setup that does not install. It has not been installed on the computer yet...
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19 Jun 2013   #5
ThrashZone

Win-7 H-Premium 64-bit sp1
 
 

What version of Windows are you loading Home premium/ Professional....
The two I listed come with wmp already so there is nothing to download other than a fresh install disk.
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19 Jun 2013   #6
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

This might help.

Get Windows Media Player - Microsoft Windows


For Windows 7 N or KN editions, get the Media Feature Pack

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