Re: Windows mediq player does not start
So it's starting at all, but only sometimes locking up and not starting
anymore ...... ? To clarify, does it ever just work? And if it does, when
it *doesn't* work, is wmplayer.exe present in the Processes tab of Task
Offhand, this sounds like a glitched driver. What video card and audio
card? Are there driver updates available for those?
Speaking for myself only.
for some helpful WMP info.
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"Matthieu" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> COmmand shows:
> Beginning verification phase of system scan.
> Verification 98% complete.
> Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations.
> My systems looks like 2% incomplete ;-)
> This is very strqnge sometimes WMP does not stqrt at all until next
> reboot. Sometimes it's just I get no video in the embedded WMP in IE
> and/or Firefox.
> It used to work correctly for roughly a month.
> dean-dean wrote:
>> What happens if you right-click on Media Player, choose Open File
>> and double-click on wmplayer.exe?
>> If nothing happens, open Task Manager (right-click your Taskbar) and see
>> wmplayer.exe is running, on the Processes tab. If it is, right-click
>> wmplayer.exe, and choose End Process. Then try to open Media Player
>> If still no luck, try this:
>> Press the Windows key + R. In the Run box type
>> sfc /scannow
>> After the System File Checker scan, which may take awhile, you can
>> any repairs by looking at the cbs.log (towards the end of the log) in
>> "Matthieu" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> Whenever I try to launch Windows Media Player from the start menu,
>>> nothing happens. What can I do to solve this ?