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WMP11, and Classic trouble. . . {RESOLVED!}


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Tim'A

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I can open both of the programs, but when I try to open any media file, my computer restarts. . .
When it starts back up, it says that "Windows has recovered from a serious error" (I seem to get these a lot on all of my winxp PC's both PRO and HOME. . .)

Then it sends me to this ever so helpful page >:-P
http://wer.microsoft...f6-531adb33d133

I can use other third party media players.
But I miss WMP11's user interface.
and I just sorted out all of my songs. . .:-(


Has this been happening to anyone else?

Oh yea, and the problem started when I tried to play a FRAPS video without converting it to a smaller size. . .
http://www.fraps.com/(for anyone who is wondering)

(ADMIN can kill link if it is advertising, it took me a second to think if thats pushing it too far on advertising.)

so, please help!!!
Will respond within 24 hours
(would be quicker but school is killing my schedule)


THANK YOU!!!!!!

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Tim



Oh and by the way, I started reading that Microsoft Help link thing, and just to let you guys know, the only "new" hardware that I've installed is a microsoft fingerprint reader.
That was about 20days ago.
But like I said, the problem started when I tried to play a FRAPS video. . .

So once again,
Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Edited by Tim'A, 22 October 2007 - 06:44 PM.

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when you try and use wmp11, do you get a "blue screen" error? If so, then it should have a stop code error. Something like stop: 0x00000050 as an example.
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Tim'A

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Solved the problem, I needed to disable hardware acceleration on my sound card.
Works perfectly now!
But it flash a BlueScreenOfDeath before it restarted.
No idea what it said, but I recognized the evil blue! :-P
Thanks for the response!

Edited by Tim'A, 22 October 2007 - 06:45 PM.

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