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I could not share or add music, plus WMP could not find my music files for some reason…Again I thank you ! Awesome dude. It sounds like the locations are not indexed. May 9, 2008 Laura Do you lose music files when doing this though? weblink

Thanks for helping me. I was mad that when I chose to add music, it only would do a SMALL portion of what was in the folder I told it to add from… February 10, June 12, 2009 Paul Thanks a bunch mate, was having major issues, fixed now, once again, Thanks!!! How to Make Your PlayStation 4 or Xbox One Faster (By Adding an SSD) Follow @howtogeek More Articles You Might Like ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-pictures/windows-media-player-library-monitoring-folders/1f0259b9-2aef-46fb-9250-cc21c6d9b10a

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If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. June 22, 2011 Tom Thanks bro! Regards Andrew January 13, 2010 Adrian Wilson Thanx i've had that problem for sevral weeks now and it's finally fixed it :) January 17, 2010 Frank Beraro Thanks a zillion. Although your new music files are now not organised in nice album folders, In Windows Media Player they be arranged accordingly using ID3 tags.

Thanks a million. The advantage of adding locations on your computer for WMP 12 to monitor is that your music library will be kept up-to-date -- useful for syncing the latest music to your EDDYCHAMOUN 220,314 views 3:23 Top 5 Reasons Not To Upgrade To Windows 10 - Duration: 8:36. Windows Media Player Not Adding Videos To Library February 28, 2010 Roy Blendell Hi, thanks for this tip - it worked perfectly, first time round.

Since my library got corrupt (anyone know how this happens?), the zune software acted dumb. Windows Media Player Library Not Adding Files That just gave me an error of giving me the option to send the report to MS...so is there ANY OTHER WAY to permit my new account access to this folder? it plays files fine but just wont let me save playlists which is quite annoying, ive deleted everything out that folder but the problems still there, i dont know what to Try this tutorial.

Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile Force Windows Media Player To Update Library and finally something to fix it… i gave up the first like 2 weeks but decided to tackle it again today…. I am so relieved that finally, the library is updating and sticking! My PC is a new laptop running Win 7 (3 weeks old).

Windows Media Player Library Not Adding Files

after searching and rebooting i havent found why i could not save music but now wow just wow u saved me !!! https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/507984-windows-media-player-11-disable-folder-monitor/ You are my new hero, Thank you! Windows Media Player Library Not Updating Now you can share them and stream them to your PS3, turning it into a mega jukebox. Windows Media Player Missing Songs I try again, and it acts like I never added anything to the monitor folder list.

It fixed my problem perfectly - much more informative than the Microsoft article (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925718) December 6, 2008 Spacegold This is an awesome website - a technological gold mine for those of have a peek at these guys August 29, 2010 Richard Just what i needed. This worked after a few tries. Every time I opened WMP 12, it kept showing me only the default files, WHICH I HAD DELETED! Can't Add Music To Windows Media Player

Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... I'd advise moving all of these files to another directory somewhere else, but you could also delete them if you were daring enough. I think the problem might have been that I set up I-Tunes before setting up WMP. check over here November 24, 2009 choca http://www.blogsdna.com/2409/downgrade-windows-media-player-12-to-wmp-11-on-windows-7.htm windows media player 11 for windows 7 hop it helps December 4, 2009 Oscar For some reason Windows 7's WMP wouldn't add files, but this fixed

Thanks so much April 26, 2010 Wendy I'm so glad I found this, I was losing my mind. %userprofile%\local Settings\application Data\microsoft\media Player\ And it would not let me delete them, or edit them, so I was stuck with about 6 tracks that didn't even work. Anyone have any suggestions?

On Vista browse to %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft and rename the media player folder.

Thank you! hehe.. Yes the songs play. Windows Media Player Restore Media Library If you get a chance goto that site and give the author a big thanks as well. - Asagron June 24, 2008 sixdogman Awesome advice!

About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new! I was getting to the point of breaking my keyboard I was so angry. May 24, 2010 cruse you sir are a god May 27, 2010 Mark989 This has not resolved my problem of not all folders being added. http://itenlightenment.com/media-player/media-player-is-not-working.html August 25, 2010 Daniel Muchas gracias la informaciĆ³n me resulto muy util, quedo enormemente agradecido, de no ser por tu informaciĆ³n minimo habia desparecido mi windows media August 26, 2010 Rawr

Loading... Thanks June 1, 2009 Curtis So, so helpful. I can browse to the missing album and play it but it isn't in the library with the rest of the artists music. hehe Yor blog is on my favorites bar.

December 19, 2009 rob f thanks a whole lot, what causes this December 23, 2009 STEVE PERRY OK I think I have a new problem but similar… I couldn't add new Please advice how to load video files to the library March 18, 2009 Suresh Loads WMV files and not VOB files in its video library. Copyright © 2006-2016 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

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I'm going to make a new user account (I have windows XP SP2) that has the administrative setting and transfer all my files over to the new one...because WMP works fine List How to Use Windows Media Player to Rip CDs Article Windows Media Player 12: What Audio Format is Best For Ripping CDs? once again thx June 27, 2010 Justin Thank you so much! Open WMP On the file menu, navigate to a music file and select "Open".

Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Music, Pictures & Video » User Name Remember Me? August 29, 2010 thankyou!!! i cannot drag my music onto any WMP windows either. Music, Pictures & Video "Local Disk" folder in Music LibraryIf I go to the music library, then Sample Music, which has 3 sample files, it also has a folder named local

now i have no way to listen to my music March 8, 2011 sunshine Thanx a lot buddy!! This is useful for example when you want one central location for all your music. The problem crippled my time I had to relax until you fixed it. Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows 7-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion WIndows Media Player 12 not updating library by pdp7108 / November