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Windows 7: "Server execution failed" with wmplayer

17 Apr 2011   #1

windows 7
"Server execution failed" with wmplayer

Trying to fix my brothers laptop.
He is unable to open windows media player, the message saying "server execution failed"
Also, wmplayer*32 is always running in the background, even after ending the process in task manager.

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17 Apr 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM (Technet)

Restart the computer. Don't run anything. See if wmplayer shows in task manager.
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