Re: Media Player 11 failure to install
As far as I'm aware, that seems like a reasonable plan. =)
Speaking for myself only.
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"Miles" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Windows installer was turned off. I started it as you suggested and WMP11
> finally installed. Should I leave windows installer ON? (If so, I wonder
> why it was OFF).
> "Andrew E." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> WMP 9 is'nt uninstallable from the OS,you could disable it thru
>> windows components,but id leave it alone.Try windows update,or download
>> it from here.
>> Also,once downloaded,go to run,type:services.msc In msc,scroll to
>> installer,double click on it,set to "auto" then start service,close
>> msc.Open the
>> WMP download.
>> "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
>>> [Forwarded to WMP-specific newsgroup via crosspost.]
>>> Miles wrote:
>>> > I have all XP updates installed except Media Player 11. All I know is
>>> > that
>>> > Media Player 11 "failed to install". I have NIS 2007 on the computer
>>> > which
>>> > I turned off during the attempted install. The version of Media
>>> > Player on
>>> > my computer appears to be 9. Would it help if I used add/remove to
>>> > delete
>>> > Media Player 9 first?