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Click the link to begin and follow the prompts to reset WMP. Photo Credits Hemera Technologies/AbleStock.com/Getty Images Suggest an Article Correction Related Searches More Articles Reboot Problems: Computer Freezes After a Hard Drive Check iTunes Freezes During Sync How Come My Computer Won't Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. She is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in computer science from Franklin University and also studied advanced language arts at the Center for Arts and Sciences. http://midsolutions.org/windows-media/windows-media-player-9-freezes.html

Uninstall codec packs using "Uninstall a Program" in the Control panel if there are no updates and download an alternate player that can handle the file. 6. Windows Media Player & Explorer freezes.. André [1] http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb787181%28VS.85%29.aspx [2] http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/w7itproui/thread/4fc10639-02db-4665-993a-08d865088d65"A programmer is just a tool which converts caffeine into code" CLIP- Stellvertreter http://www.winvistaside.de/ Proposed as answer by Andre.Ziegler Friday, February 25, 2011 12:44 AM Marked as Do you get this error report, even on other media players and when opening folders?

Piece of junk AFAIC! You can then opt to use the new applications or stick to your old ones. You may even find some types of media file will play ok. This type of damage normally occurs when a computer is shut down while files are still in use.

  1. I hope this is the definitive answer!
  2. Piece of junk AFAIC!
  3. Once you select yea or nea, they it does its job seamlessly!!
  4. it's the error i get i guess AppName: wmplayer.exe AppVer: ModName: xvid.dll ModVer: Offset: 000412a3 Thanks you in advance aimlesspee, Jun 20, 2004 #1 LukeW Joined: Jun 9,
  5. Head over to Microsoft and let it fix the issue for you!
  6. That usually works.

the xvid codec. It is a confiiguration problem and is really hard to find an answer to! Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Graphics Cards Today's Posts Windows Media Player crashes every time i try to play a videofile ByRizvan ยท 14 replies Aug 8, 2005 Pretty Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.

I have noticed that it only freezes when the file exceeds 600Megs.. I had a lot of codec packs but WMP never worked, after unistalling all the old packs and installing this klmcodec immediately everything worked fine!!! Rename the file Currentdatabase_***.wmdb. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/93217653-bccb-4350-8e30-2017f526a3bc/windows-media-player-crashes-windows-explorer-when-opened?forum=w7itpromedia The conversion takes about 20 minutes for a 110 minute movie.

Please need help for this guys... I turned off acceleration in VLC. Join the community here. You can then opt to use the new applications or stick to your old ones.Click to expand...

Need more? If we're still talking about offline viewing of DVD's and video files, then that's a different issue:So first, check if you can see the Flash animation (banner) without the system crashing We'd take it all with a pinch of salt, but a writer for the INQUIRER has experienced a version of the glitch running build 1607 on a Dell XPS laptop with I have searched everywhere for the answer but NO solution Please someone help me..

Are you streaming video or is this when using media? navigate here What you will need to do is load a new codec pack. There are 3 or 4 I think. I have tried uninstalling divx and xvid.

it's the error i get i guess AppName: wmplayer.exe AppVer: ModName: xvid.dll ModVer: Offset: 000412a3 Thanks you in advanceClick to expand... A thread on Reddit is rapidly filling up with complaints of system freezes a mere 20 seconds after booting up with yesterday's update. Tried clean boot. http://midsolutions.org/windows-media/windows-media-player-freezes-system.html Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

No, create an account now. I did this to get streaming working on my Xbox 360. It prompts you for each removable storage media if it is to be used.

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THESE ACTIONS WILL COMPLETELY REMOVE YOUR LIBRARY MEANING YOU WILL HAVE TO REBUILD IT FROM SCRATCH. by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / September 8, 2011 12:57 AM PDT In reply to: All video media players freeze when watching a movie 1. From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. In this example i will be using the C:\ drive as my home drive where Windows is installed.

Thanks a lot! Do you get this error report, even on other media players and when opening folders? The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. this contact form All rights reserved.

It will load the latest codecs onto your PC and also excellent software to play all kinds of media files. Cheers Oct 28, 2008 #14 electromagnetic TS Booster Posts: 208 Go to windows update update everything and Microsoft net framework 2.0. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Loading...

If so, please remove all of them. Back to Top Most read Boffins see the light that could make computing 100,000 times faster Galaxy S8 to see 'weaker demand than the Galaxy S7 and iPhone 8' Nokia 8 You should now be able to view the YouTube videos without crashing the computer.And on Windows 7 computers, some folks are finding relief for your issue in Internet Explorer, by opening Oct 31, 2008 #15 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies.

A quick restart clears out the memory, making more available to your video. 2.