error "windows media player is not installed correctly and must be reinstalled.

When I start windows media player, the program does not start and a dialog box appears saying "windows media player is not installed correctly and must be reinstalled. You want to install the player from the microsoft web site screen? "I downloaded the program and when tried to install it says that a newer version is already intalled in my computer. What should I do to recover the functions of the program?

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Hello

Have you recently installed another player?

Right-click on taskbar - Task Manager - processes and see if WMPlayer.exe is already hidden.
If the end then on her process.

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Follow these steps to remove corruption and missing/damaged file system repair or replacement.

Run DiskCleanup - start - all programs - Accessories - System Tools - Disk Cleanup

Start - type in the search box - find command top - RIGHT CLICK – RUN AS ADMIN

sfc/scannow

How to analyze the log file entries that the Microsoft Windows Resource Checker (SFC.exe) program
generates in Windows Vista cbs.log
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/928228

Then, run checkdisk - schedule it to run at next boot, then apply OK your way out, then restart.

How to run the check disk at startup in Vista
http://www.Vistax64.com/tutorials/67612-check-disk-Chkdsk.html

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Have you recently added stores or ANY application from Stardock?

Using 64-bit Vista?

Can you think of recent things you did in WMP which could be the cause? Have you added
recently another player or an add-on for WMP?

When I try to use Windows Media Player 11, the program does not start, or some UI elements
are empty - a Mr Fixit
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/925704/en-us

Maybe something here
http://msmvps.com/blogs/chrisl/articles/17315.aspx
and here
http://msmvps.com/blogs/chrisl/Archive/2004/10/30/17399.aspx

Check here the news of WMP11
http://zachd.com/PSS/PSS.html
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Do this to reregister the Jscript.dll and Vbscript.dll files.

Start - type in the search box - find command top - RIGHT CLICK – RUN AS ADMIN

type or copy and paste-> regsvr32 jscript.dll
Press enter

type or copy and paste-> regsvr32 vbscript.dll
Press enter

Restart and if all goes well, it will run now.

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Have you recently installed another player?

Reset your associations:

How to set default Associations for a program under Vista
http://www.Vistax64.com/tutorials/83196-default-programs-program-default-associations.html
How to associate a file Type of Extension to a program under Vista
http://www.Vistax64.com/tutorials/69758-default-programs.html

I hope this helps.

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