This isn't a supported forum or venue for contacting Microsoft, it's just a
random community where people talk about the forum subject and ocassionally
help each other. =)
or the Rules of Conduct / Expectations may be helpful. =\
Yes, that's correct, there is no reinstall available. The new component
system used in Vista does not support reinstall of subcomponents, sorry.
The old XP system was pretty fragile and flaky at the end of the day, so it
was time to move on to something more sustainable. =)
What bugs were you running into with System Restore? From my point of view,
it's an interesting fallback mechanism Just In Case. You wouldn't want to
use that functionality often - that implies that bad things are regularly
happening to your system, which is really bad - but ... it's a better
version of Last Known Good states as far as I'm concerned.
What did you do or delete to get into this state? It might be easier to
address this problem that way.
Generally a reinstall of the OS should not / will not require a format - it
would be an upgrade in place, so you shouldn't experience data loss to the
best of my knowledge.
Again, I agree you that you're in a bad state- if you want to clarify how
you got into this state, maybe I can help you get out of it.
I'd try to help you further, but I don't understand the scope of the problem
that you're encountering. Without that, nobody could competently help you
move forward so far. Is this a file corruption? Is this a registry
corruption? Are you crashing? What's happening?
All of that data is very key to understanding the problem and moving
Speaking for myself only.
for some helpful WMP info.
This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.
"Nikita1337" <Nikita1337.firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> 1) i will not reinstall my comp for this crappy player
> 2) i disable the system restore because it completly buggy at all
> 3) what now why the fuk i can uninstall the player seriously i would
> know why on XP we can do it and not it vista sry for bad language but
> FUK mate i cant reinstall the player for show my movie because there no
> release over the net for this version and damn 4 days for some1 respond
> me on this forum called VistaX64 sry again for bad language but WOW
> Microsoft need to wake up and update his program at 400 usd before
> trying to buy fkin Yahoo Fuk :/