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Windows Media Player 11 will not play sound in WMA or WMV.

Hello, Windows Media Player has always worked fine with all my digital music. More recently on this Vista Home Prem. PC it has stopped playing audio in WMA and WMV. It plays audio in AVI just fine. I find that a bit ironic. Anyways, ive tried different settings in WMP and in Sound Options themselves. Ive unintalled my Combined Community Codec Pack and reinstalled it. I checked for missing WMA and WMV codecs and they are there. Any help i really need this working. Thanks.

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Im using WMP11 and VISTA!

In reply to: "Quartz"?

Im using WMP11 and Vista not WMP9 and some other OS. I ave quartz.dll in my system directory. Help please?

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Just sharing.

In reply to: Im using WMP11 and VISTA!

The issue can show up in other versions. Tell me the result of the re-registration of quartz.

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Figured it out myself

In reply to: Just sharing.

Thanks for the help but i solved it by going into Sound Settings and changing the Speaker Output from studio Quality to DVD Quaility.

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What changed that?

In reply to: Figured it out myself

Usually that doesn't change by itself.

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I changed it for Crysis

In reply to: What changed that?

Crysis has many sound bugs and someone suggested to be on a gaming forum to change that to Studio Quality. This affected WMP obviously Silly

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