How to Fix a Corrupt Media Player?

Answer If you're a music lover or video buff, you probably download a lot of music and video to your PC. Over time, you might download hundreds, if not thousands, of media files. With all of those files, ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Fix a Corrupt Media Player

Will VLC Media Player play BETTER if remove Windows Media Player?

With VLC it has to find the correct codec to play the media. This process would not be sped up by removing windows media player.

How do I make Windows Media Player 11 my default player and not Real Player?

Right click on any file you want to be opened with WMP11 and where it says Open With: Select WMP11 here....if that don't work find Set Program Access and Defaults, go to Custom. and select WMP11 as... Read More »

How to Add Windows Media Player Global Hotkeys for the Non Pro Microsoft Digital Media Keyboard?

There are two versions of the Microsoft Digital Media Keyboard: the "pro" version, which has buttons for play/stop/etc, and the non-pro version, which does not. This article shows how to assign the... Read More »

Does Media Player 11 work with Media Center 2005?

Windows Media Player 11 plays music, video and audio and is available as a free download for Windows users from the Microsoft website. This version of Windows Media Player is compatible with Window... Read More »