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Windows Media Player first start creator loop

  1. #1

    Windows Media Player first start creator loop

    I have problem with WMP on my Windows 8.1 Pro x64.
    There is creator on first start... yep, but I have "loop" with this creator and can't use WMP.

    I recorded video with that issue:
    Windows Media Player creator loop - YouTube

    1. System is up-to-date
    2. There is no malware
    3. I tried disable and re-enable WMP on programs & features

    What can I do?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Puerto Rico
    Posts : 70
    Windows 7 Ultimate/Windows 8.1 Update Pro with Media Center/Windows Technical Preview [All 64-bit]

    Such a very strange issue out there... do you really need WMP? There are other options for Media Players... for me I mostly use Zune!!!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    I can use MPC-HC, but I also want fix this issue
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    Posts : 333
    Windows Server 2012 R2 / 8.1

    I have used this before to get round the issue.

    Skip and Bypass Windows Media Player Initial Settings Wizard on First Run My Digital Life

    Hope that helps.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Windows Media Player first start creator loop
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