Windows Media Player 12 freeware

Windows Media Player 12

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Windows Media Player 12 is a delight to the followers of Windows Media Player which is the default media center of all the computers based on Windows operating system. Several new features have been incorporated into this latest version of media player to support more audio and video formats than ever.

The streaming front has been improved and new playback modes have been introduced along with other useful features.

Slick and Efficient Playback Modes:

The Now playing mode shows the depiction of minimalistic approach, as only the most needed tools are accommodated on the player’s screen so that you have a minimum hindrance experience while enjoying your videos or music on Windows Media Player 12. The playback controls are accommodated in a taskbar thumbnail that provides a more enjoyable previewing experience.

Supported Formats: The number of audio and video formats that can run smoothly on the Windows Media Player is fairly abundant. Some important formats are: AVI, DivX, MOV, and Xvid files, WMP 12,3GP, AVCHD, AAC, WMV, MPEG-4, and WMA.

Synchronization: The media player can be easily synced with other devices to get an easy access to its content, like videos, music, slideshows, etc. The advanced Play To  feature is the new link that connects your pc to other computers with WMP 12, and other compatible devices so that you can stream media on all these devices from the main pc.

Using“Play To“ you can easily stream music, video, and other compatible media content  from your personal computer to other computers, TVs, or home theatres linked on your home network.

Remote Media Streaming: Using this feature, you can gain remote access to your window media player library from any other PC through the internet. This needs both the computers to be operated by same Windows format and a connection needs to be developed between the two, which is attained by following simple setup procedures.

The media player has access to Flip Videos and many unprotected songs from itunes.

Some other noteworthy features in Windows Media Player 12 are:

  • It has gained the ability to burn Vcds, Cds, and even Dvds.
  • A lot of customizable skins and themes are available with it.
  • There are various plug-ins that can be installed to enhance the user experience.

It also boasts of the Dvd playback, although the feature is available only on Windows7.

Note:
Uninstalling and Reinstalling the Windows Media Player:
Step 1.
Uninstalling the Windows Media Player:
1. Go to Control panel --> Programs and Features (Turn windows features on or off)
2. Under Media, unselect Windows Media Player and hit ok
3. Restart the computer


Step 2.
Restore/installing the Windows Media Player:
1. Go to Control panel --> Programs and Features (Turn windows features on or off)
2. Under Media, select Windows Media Player and hit ok
3. Restart the Computer
That should bring it back.

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User Rating: 4.6 (47 votes)

Licence:
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File size:
9.80 MB

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OS:
Windows 7, Windows 7 x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 x64

Last version:
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Version Change log
Windows Media Player 12 . Apr 10, 2010
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