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Windows 7: Having an issue deleting things on WMP 12

23 Jul 2010   #1

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Having an issue deleting things on WMP 12

I don't understand this. I will delete the folder and wipe it off my computer. And tell the media player to delete it but WMP 12 refuses to delete it even after the files are gone. The don't even exist. It's like it refuses to respond or even adknowledge my commands. Does anyone know how to fix this?

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23 Jul 2010   #2

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

I have the same problem
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23 Jul 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64

sorry wrong actions, i thought you wanted to uninstall wmp 12
do not follow the directions posted earliear!!!

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24 Jul 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Manualy deleting libraries has caused the WMP library to become corrupt but there may still be a way of fixing it. Open WMP and highlight a song title, this should bring out a little blue circle with an exclamation point to the left of the title, right click this to get a submenu with the option to delete. After doing this to a few songs WMP should offer to clean the entire library.
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25 Jul 2010   #5

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

the way it worked for me was to uninstall WMP then delete the library folders and re install it
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27 Jul 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Instead of messing around with WMP or the music library folder just go into the Username>My music folder and add or delate your music files from there. It will update in WMP and the music Library.
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