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WMP stutters in Win 8.1 x64

  1. #1

    Posts : 18
    Windows 8.1

    WMP stutters in Win 8.1 x64

    a brand PC with Win 8.1 installed by Toshiba where WMP stutters for half a second mostly before ending a short audio file and just after a new one

    what could it be?

    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 8.1, 64 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4710HQ CPU @ 2.50GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 60 Stepping 3
    Processor Count: 8
    RAM: 12198 Mb
    Graphics Card: AMD Radeon R9 M265X, -2048 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 942989 MB, Free - 836632 MB;
    Motherboard: TOSHIBA, VG20SQ

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 683
    Win 8.1.1 Pro x64

    Probably stuck when loading a new file, do you notice and increased HDD/CPU activity in task manager at that time? Have you tried, if it happens in another audio player, WMP is known to have some glitches.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 18
    Windows 8.1

    The answer to both questions is no.
    I don't see an increase in memory (indeed supposedly) this new machine shouldn't have that problem...
    I don't hear that problem with VLC
    Anyhow I want to fix my WMP
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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