RE: Media Player won't open?
I did what zachd suggested. The wmplayer.exe showed up in the Task Manager
even though it didn't show in the desktop.
End the process in Task Manager
> I have a new HP laptop with Vista Home Premium on it. For about a month after
> I bought it, all was working fine. Then Media Player stopped opening. I don't
> know what happened -- I can still open if I right-click and open as an
> administrator, but I still can't play any music or video files that I click
> on. The computer just sits there, I get that blue "thinking" ring for a
> fraction of a second, and that's it. I tried the regsvr32 spiel to no avail.
> I don't have VLC Player, Nero or SatelliteTVforPC installed. Any ideas? This
> is pretty frustrating, as simple media playback was a big reason why I
> dropped $1,500 on a new computer.