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Windows 7: How to start wmp 12 in library mode?

01 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
How to start wmp 12 in library mode?

When i start wmp 12 it first view the library mode with all my songs etc, but than some milliseconds later it gets minimized to the now playing mode. Is there a way to force wmp 12 to start up directly in library mode?

I can't believe why it starts to the now playing mode. In there you really can't do anything or have i missed something? Am I the only one having this problem?

Happy new year everyone anyhow!

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01 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

Can't believe that I find the answer just minutes after I wrote the above. I search for it for maybe an hour before that!

Well, if someone encounter the same problem, just recreate the wmp shortcut or take a look at this command line start up properties.

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 How to start wmp 12 in library mode?

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