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Windows 7: WMP: how do I recover accidentally removed DLNA server

20 Apr 2014   #1

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WMP: how do I recover accidentally removed DLNA server

Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows Media Player (as shipped with my windows version - not sure what version this is)

I have accidentally removed a DLNA server from the list of devices in Windows Media Player and cannot get it back. I have tried searching the web ad found something about restarting several services but I cant remember which ones, but this didnt work.


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21 Apr 2014   #2

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I sorted this by removing registry keys and restart WMP

use Network file explorer and right click on the media server to select properties, copy the UUID long number

fire up REGEDIT and search for the UUID number (paste)

Delete all keys/values relating to this UUID
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