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I need help please! 'm using windows vista with internet explorer ver 8 and media player 11, i associated .asx files to media player but everytime i click on a subscribed international internet based show it would display "internet explorer cannot display webpage". what should i do?
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When burning a cd im getting this error code error C00D10BA how do I fix it?


Windows Media Player error C00D10BA Windows Media Player can't find the file. This error message usually indicates that the link from an item in the Player Library to its associated digital media file is broken. Items in the Player Library are links to digital media files that are stored on your computer, a network drive, a removable storage card, an Internet server, or another location. Links can be broken for one of the following reasons:
  • A link to a temporary file from the Internet cache (for example, a file from the Temporary Internet Files folder) was added to the Player Library and that file was later deleted.
  • A link to a digital media file was added to the Player Library and the file was later deleted.

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How to change filetype associations in Windows Vista, XP, 2000 and 98 fast and...



For Windows Vista There are two ways:Method #1 (on the fly):
  1. Right-click a file of the type you want to change, and select Properties.
  2. In the General tab, click the Change button.
  3. Choose a program from the list, or click Browse to select an .EXE file on your hard disk.
Method #2 (view a list of file types):
  1. Open Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel Home, click Programs, and then click Make a file type always open in a specific program.Or, in the Classic View, open Default Programs and then click Associate a file type or protocol with a program.
  3. Highlight a file type in the list and click Change Program.

For Windows 2000 and Windows XP For Windows 2000 and Windows XP, the following steps are required to set Dreamweaver 8 as a default editor in Internet Explorer:
  1. Launch Windows Explorer (typically, you can launch this by choosing Start > Programs > Accessories > Windows Explorer).
  2. Select Tools > Folder Options...
  3. Select the File Types tab.
  4. Scroll to the HTM extension in the Registered File Types list.
  5. Click the Advanced button. You may have to restore the file association before you see the Advanced button.
  6. Select Edit from the actions list (not Edit within Dreamweaver), then click the Edit button.
  7. Browse to the Dreamweaver 8 executable. The default location for the Dreamweaver.exe file is: C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Dreamweaver8\
  8. Click OK until you are back at the File Types list.
  9. Select the HTML extension and repeat steps 5 to 8.
  10. Click OK.
  11. Restart your system.
  12. Open the Internet Options tool from the Windows Control Panel (Start > Settings > Control Panel).
  13. Select the Programs tab.
  14. Select Dreamweaver8 from the drop-down menu in the HTML Editor category.
  15. Click OK.
For Windows 98 For Windows 98, the following steps are required to set Dreamweaver 8 as a default editor in Internet Explorer:
  1. Open Windows Explorer (Start > Programs > Windows Explorer).
  2. Select Tools > Folder Options or View > Folder Options (both will open the same window).
  3. Select the File Types tab.
  4. Scroll to the Microsoft HTML Document listing in the Registered File Types list.
  5. Click the Advanced button.
  6. Select Edit from the actions list (not Edit with Dreamweaver), then click the Edit button.
  7. Browse to the Dreamweaver 8 executable. The default location for the Dreamweaver.exe file is: C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Dreamweaver8\
  8. Click OK until you have closed all windows.
  9. Restart your system.
  10. Open the Internet Options tool from the Windows Control Panel (Start > Settings > Control Panel).
  11. Select the Programs tab.
  12. Select Dreamweaver8 from the drop-down menu in the HTML Editor category.
  13. Click OK.
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I CAN NOT PLAY MUSIC USING MY MEDIA PLAY


windows media does not support all extensions. Below are the examples. if you have the right format and still you are not able to play then best option is to upgrade or reinstall media player. Windows Media Player 6.0 loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation');
  • Windows Media formats
    File name extensions: .asf, .asx, .avi, .wav, .wma, .wax, .wm, .wmv, .wvx
  • RealAudio and RealVideo (version 4.0 or earlier)
    File name extensions: .ra, .ram, .rm, .rmm
  • Moving Pictures Experts Group (MPEG)
    File name extensions: .mpg, .mpeg, .m1v, .mp2, .mpa, .mpe

    Note MPEG 2 requires third-party software or hardware decoders.
  • Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI)
    File name extensions: .mid, .rmi
  • Apple QuickTime (version 2.0 or earlier)
    File name extensions: .mov
  • Macintosh AIFF Resource
    File name extensions: .aif, .aifc, .aiff
  • Intel Video File
    File name extensions: .ivf
  • UNIX
    File name extensions: .au, .snd
Windows Media Player 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 7, 7.1, Windows Media Player for Windows XP, and Windows Media Player 9 Series loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation');
  • Windows Media formats
    File name extensions: .asf, .asx, .avi, .wav, .wax, .wma, .wm
  • Audio Visual Interleave
    File name extension: .avi
  • Moving Pictures Experts Group (MPEG)
    File name extensions: m3u, mp2v, .mpg, .mpeg, .m1v, .mp2, .mp3, .m3u, .mpa, .mpe, mpv2

    Note MPEG 2 requires third-party software or hardware decoders.
  • DVD Video
    File name extension: .vob

    Note DVD playback requires third-party software or hardware decoders and is supported only in Windows XP.
  • Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI)
    File name extensions: .mid, midi, .rmi
  • Apple Macintosh AIFF Resource
    File name extensions: .aif, .aifc, .aiff
  • Sun Microsystems and NeXT
    File name extensions: .au, .snd
  • Intel Video File
    File name extensions: .ivf

    Note Intel Video File support requires the Intel Video 5.x codec.
  • Windows Media Player Skins
    File name extensions: .wmz, .wms
  • QuickTime Content
    File name extensions: .avi, .mov, .qt

    Note Windows Media Player can play back older forms of the QuickTime format only. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/316992/EN-US/ ) Windows Media Player Multimedia File Formats
  • Algebraic-Code-Excited Linear Prediction
  • UNIX
    File name extensions: .au, .snd
  • Macromedia Flash
    File name extension: .swf

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Windows Media Player can't play the file.


Check that the file being played has one of these file extensions. If not, then the file isn't played by windows media player.
Extensions: asf, .asx, .avi, .wav, .wma, .wax, .wm, .wmv, .wvx, .ra, .ram, .rm, .rmm, .mpg, .mpeg,
.m1v, .mp2, .mpa, .mpe, .aif, .aifc, .aiff, .au, .snd, .ivf, .mov.

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Downloaded movie will not open with windows media player


Use vlc it's free and it opens all type of association files.
At times with windows media player when you do file open On the TYPE OF FILES SET IT TO ALL FILES.

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A file is usually open by the computer only when the associated program is installed in the system. The associated program recognize the file extension and open it.

For Example :A notepad file will be open by Notepad editor untill and unless you cange it to open with other program.

Microsoft Word can open a notepad file too.

Files usually you will find or will downloaded from internet are usually .exe, .rar, .zip, mp3, .avi, pdf etc.

I recommended, you installed these few softwares

1. Adobe Flash player.

http://fpdownload.adobe.com/get/flashplayer/current/install_flash_player.exe

2. Adobe Reader.

http://ardownload.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/9.x/9.2/enu/AdbeRdr920_en_US.exe

3.Jave runtime

http://fs4.filehippo.com/2222/75ce054974f24f4ca18bf8c0be7bc18f/jre-6u17-windows-i586-s.exe

4. Winrar

http://www.rarlab.com/rar/wrar391.exe

Don't if you are not sure of the application to open a file.Download
"Irfanview".below is the link

http://fileforum.betanews.com/sendfile/1099412658/1/1262777908.514057fe0774684918afa85f23fdb31b3a1511ce/irfanview_plugins_425_setup.exe

It will open almost any files.

That's it.

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notepad is not meant for viewing formatted html or other help files other than TXT files.

You may have accidentally changed an association.
to change it back for html lets say then right click on the file then use "open with" then "select program from list"

when the list opens scroll down and click "internet explorer" and tick the "always use this application" box

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Before we try blaming a faulty cd/dvd unit lets check out faulty Windows Media Player Software. Is Media Player up to date? Try installing iTunes set as default. That will force the cd/dvd association to iTunes. See if the player works or what the error is...If it works...Then re-open Media player make it the default again and see it what it does. or This is from the Microsoft site: Windows Media Player cannot find the file. This error message usually indicates the link from an item in Media Library to its associated digital media file is broken. Items in Media Library are links to digital media files that are stored on your computer, a network drive, a removable storage card, an Internet server, or another location. Links can be broken for one of the following reasons: * A link to a temporary file from the Internet cache (for example, a file from the Temporary Internet Files folder) was added to Media Library and that file was later deleted. * A link to a digital media file was added to Media Library and the file was later deleted. To repair a link Do one of the following: * If you deleted or moved the file, replace it to its original location. * If you moved the file, right-click the item in Media Library, click Error Details, and then enter the new location of the file. To delete a link Do one of the following: * Right-click the item in Media Library, click Error Details, and then select the Remove file from Media Library check box. * Right-click the item in Media Library, and then click Delete from Library. Good Luck, Tim

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