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Windows 7: Windows Media Player 12 - Enable Taskbar Toolbar

19 Sep 2017   #20
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

I'm glad to hear you got it sorted Collin.


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06 Oct 2017   #21
Collin2011

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 / Windows 10 Home x64
 
 

Quick update for Windows 10 Users.

These are the literal steps I followed to get this working.

1) Downloaded x64 Version
2) Elevated Command Prompt

* net stop WMPNetworkSvc
* regsvr32 "%ProgramFiles%\Windows Media Player\wmpband.dll"
* net start WMPNetworkSvc

I opened WMP and minimized it but the toolbar wasn't there. I then placed the wmpband.dll in the (x86) WMP Folder and it was there. So it needs to go in both folders at least on W10.

EDIT: Confirmed working on 2017 Fall Creators Update
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