removing WMP 10, having lost previous system restores

Discussion in 'Windows Media Player' started by Drew2304finchdale, Dec 27, 2005.

  1. Yep that is right, apart from formatting my hard drive, how on earth can I
    sort this mess out? WMP never runs now, since I updated from WMP 9. It always
    says it has encountered a problem. Also at the same time my WIN DVD OEM
    stopped working and would say more or less the same message, so I guess this
    is a major registry blip. I am dissapointed that MS have not allowed for
    reinstallation of WMP9. I tried a few restores, but they never worked. Then
    after trying for a few days, all the restore dates were wiped off... Figure
    that!!!

    Thanks for any help out there
     
    Drew2304finchdale, Dec 27, 2005
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  2. Drew2304finchdale

    Galen Guest

    In Drew2304finchdale <> had this to
    say:

    My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:
    Start > Control Panel > Classic View if not already enabled > Add/remove
    programs > tick the box to show updates...

    Then clean the system from malware perhaps?

    Malware Cleaning:
    http://kgiii.info/windows/all/general/malwarefix.html

    When done see if you can re-install WMP10 if you'd like.

    --
    Galen - MS MVP - Windows (Shell/User & IE)
    http://dts-l.org/
    http://kgiii.info/

    "We approached the case, you remember, with an absolutely blank mind,
    which is always an advantage. We had formed no theories. We were simply
    there to observe and to draw inferences from our observations." -
    Sherlock Holmes
     
    Galen, Dec 27, 2005
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