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Windows 7: WMP 12 problem... :/

01 May 2010   #1

Windows 7
WMP 12 problem... :/

Ok, WMP 12 keeps making it self the top window. I dont really know how to explain but...

1. I open WMP
2. I start playing music (I've usually got it on random)
3. I open a game or any other window.
4. I get to a song I dont feel like listening to.
5. Press the Fn+Right arrow key to change to the next song (I'm on a laptop)
6. the game will usually exit out of fullscreen and WMP will pop up from being minimized. with the other windows it just forces itself to the front so I have to click the other window im using.

I work with photoshop alot while listening to music, and i hate having this problem...
It happens from time to time, usually I just restore my computer to the day before and it fixes the problem. But since i deleted my restore points right before this happened its not an option.. ive tried troubleshooting and anything I can think of.
I even downloaded the full Windows 7 K and KN thing from the windows site, but it says my computer cant use this update (downloaded both the 64 and 32bit versions, I have 64bit) I like to listen to music while im playing my games but it makes it really hard to play an FPS when the window keeps being minimized every time i pause or change the song by using my Fn key. this has happened about 3 other times and was easily fixed.. but this time i have spent about 5 hours googling and looking for a fix. I cant seem to find one. Thanks in advance if you help me out.

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01 May 2010   #2
not so gray matter

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X

My best suggestion is to bind a different key to the next song/pause keys. Try using a combination of Keypad Enter + numbers keys.
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01 May 2010   #3

Windows 7

would you know how to do that...? because i really have no idea.. i tried the whole ctrl+p and stuff that was preset, but its gotta be in the WMP window to do it, i think i may just use winamp until its fixed...
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