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Windows 7: corrupted windows media player

25 Feb 2010   #1
johnharvey1

johnharvey1
 
 
corrupted windows media player

Hello,
I'm using windows 7 on H.P. desktop 32 bit with I.E. 8
The troubleshooter has told me that the W.M.P. is corrupted (see attachment).
Does anybody know how to "uncorrupt" it.
Thanks for any help or advice that I receive. John




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25 Feb 2010   #2
Grimmjow

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

go to start, type cms, on thw icon right click, run as administrator, type sfc /scannow hit enter
or, System Restore if that is option for you
or, this is for corrupted database - Fix a Corrupt Windows Media Player Database
cheers
EDIT: cmd not cms, sorry
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25 Feb 2010   #3
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Grimmjow made a typo. ( go to start, type cms ) - it is not cms but cmd. But else it is a good suggestion.
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25 Feb 2010   #4
johnharvey1

johnharvey1
 
 

Thank you for that info, I will give it a go.
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