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RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista Windows Media Player Auto Opens Repeatedly (55 posts) Started Was late yesterday night. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top skc7 Posts: 12 This post has been reported. http://scientificpages.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-12-wmv-bug.html
Also, what happens when you boot to startup - does WMP start? Find anything that starts with wmp or "Windows Media Player" and stop the service. Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved
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If I restart my computer, it will go away for an hour or a day. media player slideshow gadget. Richter (further information) CPU jumps to 90+% and speaker make odd sounds Dr. Anymore ideas?
To exit that app, run (Note that "/Close" is case sensitive): C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpnscfg.exe /Close To make it not run again, open the registry key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\MediaPlayer\Preferences\HME and set the DWORD by R. Mr. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/418877/cant-kill-windows-media-player/ In other words, I have not found any way to close it permanently.
Rather than changing services, etc., if you have plenty of memory and it isn't causing problems, I would leave it alone. Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top skc7 Posts: 12 This post has been reported. when you try to COMPLETELY remove WMP from your system, guess which bit won't go? and if your interested?
What does it do exactly anyways ? Should you experience an actual problem, try to recall the last thing you did, or the last thing you installed before the problem appeared for the first time. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. The file is not a Windows core file.
I checked the "network" and there is not any network sharing service. http://scientificpages.net/windows-media/windows-media-player-with-napster-dsp-files.html EDIT: That was the problem! Did you have the same problem? Richard Back to top #14 bludgard bludgard Members 884 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:No Clue Whatsoever, Western Hemishere Local time:05:23 AM Posted 15 April 2012 - 09:19 AM If VLC is
A unique security risk rating indicates the likelihood of the process being potential spyware, malware or a Trojan. Either use Task Manager -> Services tab or Computer Management -> Services and Applications -> Services. No offering of reward/compensation for solutions. http://scientificpages.net/windows-media/un-install-windows-media-player.html Click on start, and then control panel Click on hardware and sound Under Windows SideShow select "Change SideShow Settings" Uncheck the box for Windows Media Player under your Side Show devices.
No, create an account now. Is there a fix for this? This can include keyboard media controls, CD/DVD burning software, web browser addons, and in some cases web pages with hidden media controls on them.
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When I started the wmp and selected a media file and played it. Looks like Microsoft changed that. DO YOU NEED IT? If that doesn't work restart your computer in safe mode and tell me if it still has the same problem.
Do you use WMP? As to why it starts running when you've disabled media sharing, that's a bug in WMP 11 Beta2. -- James Dooley Development Lead Windows Media Devices Group Microsoft Corp. Then wmp always change the location to the top left corner of the screen.I stopped the wmp and closed it. his comment is here Richard Rein Back to top #12 Winterland Winterland Members 940 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:The Great Commonwealth of Virginia Local time:05:23 AM Posted 15 April 2012 - 06:57 AM Good morning
And when I stop watching TV and minimize Media Center to the taskbar WMP is still running and consuming 8-12% of my processor when... Before I did not have this problem and I cannot remember when it was started. Ask us here at /r/techsupport, and try to help others with their problems as well! Anybopdy have any ideas how to stop it from running ?
Unless, of course, you prefer the way you do it now. I have Windows Media Player Network Sharing in the list of services. It would be a good test to try them in another media player, like the VLC Player I suggested above.Other than that, repairing WMP seems the only choice but that is Richard Rein Back to top #11 richierein richierein Topic Starter Members 350 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:West Palm Beach, Florida, USA Local time:05:23 AM Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:18 PM