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Another thing I did was dissociate .wma files from my WinAmp player, which I don't use much any more. NickTheShopper is offline Quote post #18 of 43 Old 12-27-2012, 10:44 AM Ross Ridge AVS Forum Special Member Join Date: Apr 2011 Location: Ontario, Canada Posts: 1,551 Mentioned: Famus Jamus · 8 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Please check Media Features is turned on: 1 Click It eventually will but I can find no rhyme or reason as to when it will do it.I have read microsoft help files and I cannot find anything to answer this http://upxpress.net/media-player/wmp-10-msn-music.php

Both methods require wmp to rescan the music library but it's the only way I've managed to get it to read my music. Folders gives me "G:" -- the drive I store my media on. While using Twonky, I have upgraded my PC from Vista to Win 7 64 bit as well as added an additional "media" only drive. iraweiss is online now Quote post #7 of 43 Old 12-01-2012, 08:59 AM - Thread Starter NickTheShopper Newbie Join Date: Feb 2008 Posts: 13 Mentioned: 0 Post(s) Tagged: http://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/2135-windows-media-payer-wont-find-any-music.html

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Please try the request again. It's also interesting that the playlists from my pc all show up on the 2000 -- why, when the rest of "Music" doesn't? Your comment about whether there are a lot of other media files, like pictures, which may make it hang up, is interesting. If selecting these libraries works just like selecting Playlists does then the problem isn't likely to be caused by too many media files.

  • I do not store music in "My Documents/Music.
  • I have one main drive on my pc, with several partitions.
  • I've been trying to figure out why a handful of albums comes up on the 2000 -- even checked Users/[my name]/My Documents and AppData to see whether those albums are somehow
  • Do you keep all your media in the My Documents folder on your C: drive?
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Other than that, there are a hilarious number of MP3 playing software out there. Check to see that that you've configured Serviio correctly. Honestly, I'd suggest giving WinAmp a shot, but it's up to you. %userprofile%\local Settings\application Data\microsoft\media Player\ Can I charge my phone and listen to music at the same time without headphones?

NickTheShopper is offline Quote post #10 of 43 Old 12-01-2012, 07:15 PM Ross Ridge AVS Forum Special Member Join Date: Apr 2011 Location: Ontario, Canada Posts: 1,551 Mentioned: Windows Media Player Library Not Adding Files Your Serviio server should show up under Other Libraries in Windows Media Player. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.Go to Google Play Now »Windows Vista Timesaving Techniques For DummiesWoody LeonhardJohn Wiley & Sons, Apr 2, 2007 - Computers - 560 http://www.escapistmagazine.com/forums/read/18.88118-My-windows-media-cant-find-my-music-Help Otherwise, another one of those "Self-Integrating" programs that gets a stiffy for itself instead of helping the end-user.

And also for good measure, I've set all those same folders to be shared (in Windows Explorer) with the rest of my network. Reinstall Windows Media Player LCD Flat Panel Displays LCD Flat Panel Great Found Deals! Thanks for your help Arie. I have no problem with wmp on my laptop but my desktop suffers from the same problem as yours.

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Another thing to try is to browse through the Videos and Pictures on the receiver, while you cant view these kinds of media, you the receiver should still show all the https://www.windowsbbs.com/threads/cant-find-windows-media-player.72950/ Expand» Details Details Existing questions More Tell us some more Upload in Progress Upload failed. Windows Media Player Won't Add Files To Library If I am wrong please chime on in. Windows Media Player Missing Songs More...

onto my new laptop? 4 answers What's the best place to buy ear plugs? 4 answers Terms Privacy AdChoices RSS http://upxpress.net/media-player/wmp-11-won-t-find-album-info.php As I said, the G: partition holds all my media -- but that includes music AND photos -- a lot of photos. The content was taken from the internal slave drive on the old one and copied onto the new one's internal slave drive. But when you spend over a grand on a nice receiver from a respected company, you expect they will at least have some debugging tips -- especially about a feature they Force Windows Media Player To Update Library

I've searched all through my computer and I cannot find windows media player! So i'm thinking that there might be a driver issue, but I did get the latest nVidia drivers through WU. Another way that works for me is to remove the music folder from the library, turn off wmp, start wmp and readd the folder. news My oops.

iain62a2 POSTED: 14 Feb 2009 16:58 Gone GonzoPosts: 1051Joined: 9 Oct 2008I think you can import it manually, I'm not sure though; I use iTunes myself. Windows Media Player Alternative Served from: | Version: com Articles l l Why Don't My Friends See My Emoji Correctly? When I sellect "All Music" only then get a list of all the music on my PC.

I wonder if there's something magic about a "My Documents" folder.

so it's probably not the drive itself or how the access settings are configured. (On the new drive, I left rights at defaults.) So it must be some setting on my The 2nd album is not seen in the library. Cookies Registration Notice Can't find Windows Media player! Windows Media Player 12 yorkshire lass, #9 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Tweet Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with

fixed it required more then 3 hours >_< My System Specs OS Windows 7 Pro Mouse Razer DeathAdder 3500 vonamord View Public Profile Find More Posts by vonamord 25 Jan 2009 Office: KEF LS50s, B&W ASW608, Parasound P5, Parasound A23, Marantz CD5004, Rega RP1, Bluesound Node 2. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) How do you set media player to "auto refresh"? http://upxpress.net/media-player/wmp-help-with-playing-music-from-flash-drive.php restart service and start wmp.

If you know any way to fix it could you please let me know. Sometimes none.Similar story with some smart phones.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WMP not updating library by bastardino / January 9, 2013 8:08 AM PST In reply to: When I select Music, the response is "No content." There is nothing further to choose. (In my WMP Music folder on my pc, there are dozens of albums, but not any If we state that an accessory th More on Bargains Depot 2.5 ft USB Dat Price: $1.79 USB Cable for Canon PowerShot A10, - Use this USB cable to build

I may have to resort to just plugging in Western Digital Passbook Portable HD into the front of the RX-A2000 when I want to listen to my files, which is not Maybe there's something here on AVS about this topic, but I can't find it. The only thing which occurred was the original files in My Music on the first use of WMP added back and nothing else. yorkshire lass, #1 2008/04/22 Arie Administrator Administrator Staff Joined: 2001/12/27 Messages: 14,812 Likes Received: 376 Trophy Points: 1,093 What happens if you type media in the Start Search box?

I tried installing 11 and I apparently have a newer version =S Sounds like you're looking at a re-install of Windows if you want this problem to walk away, then. Your receiver and mine should be getting the same information from our PCs at this stage. For starters, download Windows Media Player 11. There are no settings for the receiver and if it sees the PC its on the network.

Donate WindowsBBS Forums > Operating Systems > Windows Vista > Style Default Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. You can only upload files of type PNG, JPG, or JPEG. If you've made the entire G: drive part of your music library that'll be much more difficult though. I tried installing 11 and I apparently have a newer version =S Sounds like you're looking at a re-install of Windows if you want this problem to walk away, then.

Nothing unusual. Make sure you've told it where your music resides. There are much better alternatives out there. Decent enough and robust when you want self-integrating software.

LOL :-/ fishingmaniac is offline Quote post #26 of 43 Old 03-29-2013, 09:23 PM Ross Ridge AVS Forum Special Member Join Date: Apr 2011 Location: Ontario, Canada Posts: It didn't take much to add like it's predecessors.