Features of Windows® Media Player 12 Taskbar
Tips to resolve issues with Windows Media Player Taskbar
Windows Media Player is free software for the users of Windows Operating System. There are several versions released for Windows Media Player, the WMP 12 being the latest. The player can be used to view videos, listen to music files and stream audio such as Internet audio. Windows Media Player can rip your CDs to your computer's hard drive, to burn CDs or DVDs and to sync files to a portable device such as an iPhone. Windows Media Player creates a library from your music, videos, pictures and recorded TV. The Windows Media Player Media Guide provides an interface where you can download free media and purchase media online. Windows Media Player also has advanced features to manage playlists and synchronize with external devices. WMP 12 helps you to browse the libraries from other users on the local network and also from iTunes libraries. The new WMP 12 has support for Digital Living Network Alliance v1.5 devices and streaming audio to a Sonos box.
The following details give information about Windows Media Player::
- New Features
- Making Media Player as Taskbar
- Fixing Media Player Settings
The new Windows Media Player 12 can play more media of different formats like 3GP, AAC, AVCHD, MPEG-4, WMV, WMA, AVI, DivX, MOV, and Xvid files. The new Play to feature enables you to streams music and video to other PCs running Windows 7 or compatible devices around the home network. There is the new Remote Media Streaming, which helps you to enjoy music or video on your home PC when you are inside the house premises.
Making Media Player as Taskbar
When you try to make Windows Media Player as Taskbar you have to first disable Windows Media Player Network Sharing service. Download wmpband.dll and copy it to C:Program FilesWindows Media Player. Open the command prompt by typing cmd, right click cmd.exe and run as administrator. Execute this command: regsvr32 "%programfiles%Windows Media Playerwmpband.dll". Launch WMP, minimize, and do the selection at Taskbar if necessary to finish of the process.
Go to Start, type msdt.exe -id WindowsMediaPlayerConfigurationDiagnostic into the search box and press the "Enter" key to launch the "Windows Media Player Settings" diagnostic tool. Click "Next" to look for any errors with the settings on Windows Media Player 12. Now select Apply this fix to repair any errors with the settings on Windows Media Player 12. Select close the troubleshooter to exit the "Windows Media Player Settings" diagnostic tool.
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