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If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). I attempt to close it using the X or exit from drop down menu with no luck..it reopens. Any ideas on how to get my WMP acting normally? The songs that were being moved were NOT the songs that were playing on my WMP at the time in the background. have a peek here

Could this be (part of) the problem? But the real problem is in Windows kernel. Wednesday, October 07, 2009 11:47 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Increasing RAM speed, will give a solution for this....because on Windows XP, I used to face same Had to open it and click stop to actually close it and get it to stop playing. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-pictures/windows-media-player-11-doesnt-close-and-keeps/29bb5df1-7750-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5

Tools->Options->Library->Configure Sharing...->Uncheck both "Find media that others are sharing" & "Share my media"... Once I unchecked that option from the Toolbars menu the wmplayer.exe closes after I exit from the program.I hope this helps anyone because I was going insane at some points trying The problem here is that that one song will stay there, and won't change when the song changes, or go away when I stop the song. Any suggestions???

Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows Media Player v9 won't shut down...Help The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. etc." suffice to say the argument in my mind ensued for a while, I get fed up with anything microsoft these days! I thought this is a new feature, but it's not. im not shure abowd windows vista basic or unlimertad.

Because in my task manager its running as wmplayer.exe 32* (i have 64 bit operating system). it was fixed, it's out of my processes and completely shuts down when i close it now, and doesn't return after i restart my PC either. Bob Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 10-10-2005, 12:19 PM #2 PurpleSky Guest Posts: n/a OS: I usually refer to this website when i have a problem have a peek here Browse other questions tagged windows-media-player or ask your own question.

asked 3 years ago viewed 21111 times active 1 year ago Blog Stack Overflow Podcast #98 - Scott Hanselman Is Better Than Us at Everything Benefits for Developers from San Francisco Closing the application evidently just minimized it and it was running in the background. At some point, WMP10 just wouldn't close. Have looked through all help websites to find solution with no luck.

When I close WMP, it disappears fromt he applications tab but stays in the processes tab and I continue to hear audio. https://groups.google.com/d/topic/microsoft.public.windows.vista.general/PdVoh55-lVo My System Specs OS windows 7 KrissJ View Public Profile Find More Posts by KrissJ 25 Nov 2009 #5 richc46 Windows 10, Home Clean Install 16,919 posts CT Well, I am guessing that I told it to just disappear. Suddenly, doesn't work.

Once I found that my keyboard layout switcher (from a third party called Punto Switcher) made this trouble. http://optionrefi.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-not-working-with-dvd.php Sunday, December 13, 2009 7:09 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Necrochain was right.  I ran only the command --  regsvr32 wmp.dll -- and Media Player now closes Wednesday, October 01, 2008 9:41 AM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote this worked for me on the 2 computers that were running XP"Windows key"+"R" type="msconfig"click on the "Services" I hope this helps if any of you are using Readyboost.   Mahalo.OK.

share|improve this answer answered Jul 10 '13 at 18:40 Jason Bristol 706612 I just learned there is also a shortcut: Ctrl+Shift+M. Friday, March 07, 2008 8:08 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  LazyAdmin888 wrote:  LazyAdmin888 wrote:  Captnwolfy wrote: So what was it. I use kaspersky 2012 antivirus. Check This Out well done, give yourselves a pat on the back for making me feel just that little bit more ripped off with yet another one of your embedded programs in your defective

Worked for me. Worst ISP experience of my life [TekSavvy] by Aventinus351. i'm also using the latest 3.02 driver so the bug is still in the logitech software.

But that is another story so getting back on track.I ignore the sync tab, go back to my playing, play my music as you do for a while.

Did you have the same problem? Don't know what to look for in the registry, etc. Proposed as answer by Per409 Tuesday, January 19, 2010 12:47 AM Tuesday, January 19, 2010 12:47 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi there, I found after i On the bar to the left, click on "Turn Windows features on or off" 3.

i do have firefox, as well as dualscreensetup. Sunday, July 20, 2008 3:00 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Apparently, whoever reports here with the same problem needs to identify their latest installs back to the So here is the solution...1) Unistall DIVX codec2) Download the latest codec from DIVX and install it3) Restart your PC4) Play a DIVX video for a few seconds to test the this contact form Then scroll down to line that say (Start the mini player for file names that contain this text), if checked, uncheck this line, then click apply & ok.

However, I found by trial and error that the problem only occurs when I have my mobile phone (Sony Ericsson) attached via PC Suite or PC Companion. My System Specs OS windows 7 KrissJ View Public Profile Find More Posts by KrissJ . 24 Nov 2009 #2 Gornot Windows 7 Home Premium x64 2,404 posts Belgrade, Serbia Posts: 1,624 Rep: 49 (Unique: 47) Trader Rating: 2 Select All Posts By This User I need help. I don't use Sidebar.

hope this helps.I completely dumped firefox for now and will keep using Google's Chrome Browser, been using it for a couple months now and haven't even opened forefox or explorer since, so i Apex Inheritance: illegal Assignment How to destroy a Palantír Hidden Inversions (Cops' Thread) What to do with a student coming to class in revealing clothing, to the degree that it disrupts My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Self Assembled OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 CPU Intel Core i7 920 OC @3.8ghz Motherboard Asus x58 Sabertooth Memory 3x2gb Kingston DDR3-1600mhz Graphics Card Asus Click Start.Right-click Computer, and then click Manage.Expand Services and Applications, and then click Services.Double-click Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service and set it to Disabled   Have fun... ^^ Friday, August

Everytime I closed it, I'd get a few lines in Process Monitor that mentioned Task Manager booted the old process, followed by a line stating that MobSync had created a new Saturday, April 12, 2008 5:09 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I have the same problem under Win XP Pro SP2! Finally!... Friday, March 07, 2008 8:40 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I agree it is NOT Firefox.

AdAware found several problems and we fixed them...but Spybot Search & Destroy only scans about half way and freezes up. Worked fine for my Vista SP2 x64 box. Wednesday, June 11, 2008 9:28 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Had the same problem.  New to Vista.  Discovered that if I shut down the Vista "Side Bar" All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.

Lol. Joined: Apr 2006 Location: My Room Posts: 7,989 Rep: 435 (Unique: 335) Trader Rating: 17 Select All Posts By This User Nope I've got the same This is very annoying and uses 30mb of ram. Saturday, February 21, 2009 10:49 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Increasing RAM speed, will give a solution for this....because on Windows XP, I used to face same I wasn't quite convinced that this could be the fix, so I tried it a few more times and it worked like it should be.