Windows Media Annoyances

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by rnd, Apr 8, 2004.

  1. rnd

    rnd Guest

    How can I stop Windows media player from showing in Windows Explorer when I
    select an MP3.

    Its really annoying cos when moving files around the damn player prevents
    them from being moving and also crashes explorer occasionally.

    Is there anyway to stop the activeX control from popping up when I click an
    MP3 or simply goto a folder with "mp3" in the name....?? grrr

    (why do Microsoft assume everyone wants all this crap that is "supposed" to
    help!)
     
    rnd, Apr 8, 2004
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  2. rnd

    °Mike° Guest

    Turn off single click?

    http://dts-l.org/goodpost.htm
    http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html


    On Thu, 8 Apr 2004 09:22:14 +0100, in
    <VY7dc.12699$4N3.11757@newsfe1-win>
    rnd scrawled:

    >How can I stop Windows media player from showing in Windows Explorer when I
    >select an MP3.
    >
    >Its really annoying cos when moving files around the damn player prevents
    >them from being moving and also crashes explorer occasionally.
    >
    >Is there anyway to stop the activeX control from popping up when I click an
    >MP3 or simply goto a folder with "mp3" in the name....?? grrr
    >
    >(why do Microsoft assume everyone wants all this crap that is "supposed" to
    >help!)
    >


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    °Mike°, Apr 8, 2004
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