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  • 2.0 stars

    "Wrong WIN Media Player version for WIN7"

    May 5, 2014  |   By btak

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    Usually stable.

    Cons

    Requires XP.

    Summary

    I need WMP-12 as I have WIN7. Some how my WMP-12 got corrupted and I now see that it is unavailable as a download.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "foreign language"

    February 18, 2014  |   By warhooper

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    none that I could access

    Cons

    comes in German instead of English and when I guessed at what it said it failed to load. My version doubled all the music in the library...2 of every song

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  • 1.0 stars

    "-000000000"

    January 26, 2014  |   By baldy43

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    Will not load to Windows7 Home Premium useless as is every other program that M/Soft puts out. All they want is for you to send them information so that they can try to fix it sometimes at a very high cost to the user.

    Cons

    No words can describe what I want to say.

    Summary

    As I stated first useless and it was about time that M/Soft put out something that worked right from the start.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Propably already installed on your computer!"

    January 5, 2014  |   By weegee2899

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    Play, rip, burn cds, and other things.

    Cons

    None that I can find.

    Summary

    This should already be installed on your computer. It came with mine.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Garbage!!!"

    September 1, 2013  |   By Donybruk

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    Oh yeah, everything looks OK to start with nice album covers automatically downloaded.

    Cons

    After a while, it forgets some songs, or duplicates parts of albums, loses songs or whole albums and generally messes up your whole library. Also it tries to automatically "correct" or do things when you are manually entering in the correct information.

    Summary

    Totally unusable. I have lost songs I will have trouble getting again somewhere.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "*Sees picture* ohhh memories"

    January 8, 2013  |   By tomysshadow

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    Starts up fast and plays most music files. And videos... even Quicktime MOV!

    Cons

    Not very many. Except the hidden menus and that live streaming is disabled by default. Not a fan of the Library idea either.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Can't play what it can't find"

    August 31, 2012  |   By Cabby_Z

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    It's stupid simple

    Cons

    Stupid... it's that simple

    Summary

    There are at least fifteen songs on my computer, (yes, they're in my "Music Library" with all my other songs) that WMP can't see on it's own. If I double-click the song from Windoes Explorer, WMP plays it just fine. But if I open WMP and try to find the song, the player comes back with nothing.

    You can't add a song to a playlist if the program can't see it on it's own.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "don't think it worked!!"

    August 14, 2012  |   By mar00cus

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    quick dwnload

    Cons

    i don't if it worked...i really wanted it to replace whatever was already on there. i'm just not too sure

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Great Visual Interface, Horrible on Processing Speed"

    May 20, 2012  |   By s_zabel

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    Visual presentation
    Organization of Menu
    Improved sound controls
    Optimized user interface

    Cons

    Greatly slows down the processor for other tasks running on windows simulataneously
    Causes many programs running simultaneously to go unresponsive
    Tends to freeze up computer

    Summary

    My HP all in one is equipped with a dual core processor that typically operates under a 2.6GHZ pace; however, with this media player running, even only in the background, I experience heavy delays in running any other program, and it causes my computer to operate under a 1.6GHZ pace. (This can be seen even under the task manager when looking at its CPU usage) For those of you reading my review whom are not as experienced in IT: basically what I am saying, is that this program will slow down your computer a great deal. And although it is pretty and its menu is easy to navigate, it will cause many applications like internet explorer and microsoft office, to suddenly freeze up and go unresponsive, to the point where you have to restart the program. I found this experience to be highly frustrating, thus I give it 3.5 stars. If Microsoft can improve its cpu usage and allow for a more comfortable cohesiveness with other running programs, Windows media player will be my number one media player and I will uninstall iTunes immediately.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "A necessity on my computer."

    May 9, 2012  |   By paulPCP

    Version: Windows Media Player 11

    Pros

    very quick, works very well with most other programs.

    Cons

    part of Windows, expect problems with errors, and possible attacks.

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