Learn why Windows® Media® Player 12 won't play files
What are the common reasons due to which Windows Media Player 12 stops playing files? What are the various remedies to this problem?
The Windows Media Player 12 is the latest media player from Microsoft. The software helps you in playing audio, video and viewing images on personal computers running the Microsoft Windows based Operating System, as well as on Pocket PC and Windows Mobile-based devices. The Windows Media Player 12 helps you rip music from and copy music to compact discs, build Audio CDs in recordable discs and synchronize content with a digital audio player (MP3 player) or other mobile devices, and enables users to purchase or rent music from a number of online music stores. At times you may face some issues with your Windows Media Player 12; you can read the following and fix the issues.
The common reasons due to which Windows Media Player 12 does not plays files and the ways to fix the issues are given below:
- Player issues
- Driver issues
- Tips to fix the issues
You may at times face some issues with your Windows Media Player 12 installed in your computer. You may find that it is unable to play files at times. This may be due to some issue with your Windows Media Player 12 installed in your computer. It might be some file corruption or file missing issues in Windows Media Player 12.
You might also face some issues with the Windows Media Player 12 installed in your computer, if you have not installed the proper audio card drivers. As the audio card is one of the requirements for the Windows Media Player 12, the absence of audio drivers in your computer won’t let you to play the file in your Windows Media Player 12.
The Windows Media Player 12 file corruption or missing is mainly caused due to malware threats in your computer. You can fix the malware issues in your computer by fixing all the malware threats in your computer. After this, you can make a repair installation or reinstallation of the Windows Media Player 12 in your computer. If you haven't installed the necessary audio drivers, install them to fix the problem.
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