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Windows media player icon not showing in taskbar.

Q: Windows media player icon not showing in taskbar.

Hi all. I do not know what happened. but my windows media player stop showing on my taskbar for no reason. I have tried to re-pin it onto the task bar but to no avail.

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A: Windows media player icon not showing in taskbar.

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Hello thewonkits, and welcome to Seven Forums.

I notice this happens when using small icons for a toolbar. If you like, you could unlock the taskbar, right click on the dotted separator line to the left of the two top far left toolbars (one at a time) click on View and Large Icons, then lock the taskbar to see if that may look ok to you. It will make the top row a bit bigger though.

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Lately, i have tried using WMP again but this time around, when opening .mp3 files, WMP wouldnt show up at all, just the music playing in the background and again, having to end the process in task manager. So why doesn't my WMP interface show up?

Any help would be appreciated

Thanks in advance,


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firstly, what version is it? try rolling back or updating does this happen with any other media players?
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A:network icon taskbar icon not showing right

*bump* no one can help me further?
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A:no songs showing up in windows media player

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Could be a Codec problem. Is it always the same file type that won't play?
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Perhaps there is an srt file missing...???
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see if this will help you 7 comes with WMP 12 I do believe.good luck
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Doesn't seem to be possible to uninstall WMP 11 in Vista.

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To do so, you simple can run a program called regsvr32 in the run prompt in the start menu. Tell it to run: regsvr32 C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpband.dll

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Hi Right click the Windows button (Start Menu), and select Properties. In the Properties dialog box, click the Notification Area tab.In the Systems Icons area, ensure that the Network checkbox is selected.Click Apply, then Ok.
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I dont have any answer for your first question . Actually I am also searching for it

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A:[SOLVED] Not Showing Audio Icon On Taskbar

Method 1:
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HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\TrayNotify

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-- Source: Volume Icon Missing on Windows 8 or 8.1, How to Get it Back? --

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have you changed your default media player?
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Problem : Sometimes when I opened a music attachment from my WLM, Media Player would not show up, although music would come on. I had to open the Media Player manually. When that happened, I had to re-start the computer, and everything would be normal again. Note : default program settings had not been changed. Any ideas ? Thank you.

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Originally Posted by t-4-2

Hello everyone,
I still have this problem now and then. Not all the time.
I am using WLM.
Problem : Sometimes when I opened a music attachment from my WLM, Media Player would not show up, although music would come on. I had to open the Media Player manually. When that happened, I had to re-start the computer, and everything would be normal again. Note : default program settings had not been changed. Any ideas ? Thank you.

Hi t-4-2,

I know you say that default programs settings haven't been changed but have you made sure that whatever the file type of the attachment or song is, is associated with WMP in Default Programs-Associate a file type or protocol with a program?
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A:Windows 10 Desktop and taskbar only showing after login

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A:Solved: Windows Media Player 11 Media Sharing Problems

Sonnyboy quote:
PS3 and Vista Sharing Sorted
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