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473 views

Cannot seek ahead in songs started by Windows Media Player, but can when played by WMP?

If I am in Library > Music in Windows Media Player and I double-click a song or album, it starts playing, but I cannot skip ahead in the song. Clicking the seek bar restarts the song. However, when ...
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1answer
952 views

Auto stopping windows media player when headphone is unplugged

Is a way to configure windows or at least the windows media player to auto stop playing when the headphone is unplugged from the jack ?
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1answer
213 views

How can I make Windows Media Player 11 index an unindexed field in its “Library” window?

How can I make WMP 11 index an un-indexed field in its "Library" window (as it does with Genre, Albums, Release Date, etc.) so it can be found using WMP's Search feature? What tells WMP which fields ...
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1answer
506 views

Media player only works as administrator?

It seems I can only get Media Player 12 to work as administrator. If I run it normally (I am in the administrator group on my local PC) and right click on Music, and choose Manage Music Library. ...
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1answer
202 views

I need a video player [or an addon for WMP/MPCHC/VLC] that has 'Smart Playlists' (a la iTunes)?

iTunes [..] Smart Playlists based on powerful features like My Rating, Last Played, Keywords, and Total Play Count. Basically I watch a bunch of old reruns of TV shows on shuffle in a playlist. ...
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2answers
77 views

which media player has this feature?

Hi I am looking for a windows media player that can play avi but with a feature to zoom a region of the played video (to specific size) using a mouse cursor. thanks
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2answers
372 views

I have an address mms://www.somesite.com/abcd but can't find a way to open in Windows Media Player

Using the newest and most awesome Windows Media Player on Windows 7, I have an address mms://www.somesite.com/abcd but can't figure out how to open it... It must be a profound software system.
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2k views

Remove/Delete from remote Media Library

I have a Media Center PC on my home network and I access the music library from my laptop through Windows Media 12 as a remote library. I have assigned read/write permission to the library for the ...
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7answers
2k views

Alternative to Windows Media Player [closed]

Does anybody know any alternatives to windows media player which will play dvds in high defintion?
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1answer
3k views

Stop wmplayer.exe from running in the background on Vista

wmplayer.exe is always running on my Vista Laptop (Dell XPS M1530).I tried killing it but it comes back again and eats up a lot of memory.I checked windows services and did not find any windows media ...
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2answers
814 views

Cannot play WMV files in Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2

Currently at work I have a workstation with Windows Server 2003 R2 with SP2 and I cannot play WMV files. No, I wouldn't be slacking, we have internal webcasts that I need to view. The Windows Media ...
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Save a view in Windows Media Player

I like to view my library in various ways in WMP. For example, I usually search for Podcast and order the result by date added. This gives me a list of my podcasts by date order, newest to oldest. Is ...