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Windows 7: VLC Player and WMP?

24 Aug 2011   #1
moonbeep

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 
VLC Player and WMP?

If I install VLC will it transfer over my mp3 s from WMP,mp3s are stored in a playlist,and when i look for them in my muisc its jst the name of the playlist,so was thinking are these mp3 s only tied to WMP?

Any help appreciated!!


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24 Aug 2011   #2
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

WMP playlists are .wpl files.

MPSs are not stored IN those files, they are seperate. The wpl file just keeps a list of their name and location.

VLC supposedly can read them or was going to at one point. I've not tried it, but the easiest thing to to is to install VLC and try to open one of your "<playlistname>.wpl" files...

If that doesn;t work then google for "Convert WMP playlist file to M3u" or whatever you want to convert it too... there are tons of tools out there for that.
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