Reasons for reinstalling Windows® Media® Player 12
What are the reasons for reinstalling Windows Media Player 12?
Windows Media Player is a free digital media player marketed by Microsoft and it has capability of playing and displaying images, audios and videos. Windows Media Player 12 is the latest version of the player. It is recently released and is only compatible with Windows 7. If you have a computer running Windows 7, then it is possible to update Windows Media Player that you are currently using to version 12 by downloading and installing Windows Media Player 12 from Microsoft website.If you want to download Window 7, you can to click the 'Download Now' button and click 'Save' to save the installation file to your computer. Then double click Windows Media Player 12 and download file on your system and install it.
Here are the some of the steps to reinstall Windows Media Player 12:
- Windows Media Player 12
- Common issues while reinstalling Windows Media Player 12
- Fix a corrupt database
Windows Media Player 12
Windows Media Player 12 helps to show videos or images when you visit social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter or MySpace. Microsoft has provided this player which can be used easily with operating systems like Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows XP. Windows Media Player 12 is more compatible with all types of formats. Windows Media Player 12 has came with some extra features as well and you can download this player from Microsoft website.
Common issues while reinstalling Windows Media Player 12
If you reinstall or upgrade Windows Media Player 12, sometimes errors may occur. The main causes for these issues are, traces of the older version remaining in Windows Registry or supporting files are missing from the registry. This is the main cause of this issue. Another important cause is if you did not uninstall the previous version properly.
To solve this issue, you have to download Windows Media Player 12 properly and install it. You can try that downloaded file for solving the problem. If even after that problems remain, you have to check the registry files and try to find the issue related to it and fix them. You will get the necessary tips to solve the issue from the manufacturers website.
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