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Windows 7: WMP library not showing AAC files

10 Jan 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
WMP library not showing AAC files

I've read that WMP12 now plays AAC files but why isn't my library showing my Music that are in .M4A?

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10 Jan 2010   #2

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 (desktop)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mcb3030 View Post
I've read that WMP12 now plays AAC files but why isn't my library showing my Music that are in .M4A?
Good question. The few that I have show up. I know I have some extra codecs downloaded, but I was under the impression that it would play m4a natively....
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10 Jan 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

WMP12 natively supports HE-AAC encoded files only, the rest of the combinations can only be played with additional codec installed. My whole music collection is in aac (.m4a, WMP can't read tags in .aac files), ripped with Winamp's HE-AAC encoder, and I've never experienced a single problem.
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