System Requirements

  • Processor: Pentium Class
  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7/ Vista / 2003 / XP / 2000 / NT4(SP6)
  • Operating System: Macintosh OS X 10.6 snow leopard, 10.5 leopard, 10.4 tigar, 10.3.9 panther
  • Memory: Minimum 256MB (512 MB recommended)
  • Hard Disk : 50 MB of Free disk space
  • Internet Explorer : Vesion 5 or later

How to Fix “Windows Media Player Encountered a Problem” Error

Everyone likes to watch movies and MP4 is one of the mostly used format. Suppose if you attempt to play a video file on Windows Media Player and generates an error message saying “Windows Media Player encountered a problem while playing the file” then how will you feel? It is extremely annoying situation, if you are also facing the same then we suggest you to follow the given article carefully. It will provide you step-by-step instructions to fix the problem.

Windows Media Player is a default media which comes with all the Windows operating system. This media player supports audio and video formats and allows the users to play the files. It is one of the widely used media player among the Windows based users. Sometimes, many user gets “Windows Media Player encountered a problem while playing the file” error message on the screen. In such a situation, you will not be able to play the files. It is extremely annoying situation which nobody wants to face in their system but it can happen with anyone.

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What are the main reasons of error?

This type of error appears due to user's mistake also. The most common reasons responsible for the error message are given below:-

  • Playing incompatible videos on Windows Media Player.
  • Codec hang up can result to Blue Screen of Death which makes the files inaccessible.
  • Corruption or missing of the DLL files.
  • Virus or malware infection in the PC.
  • Abrupt termination of the system when media player is in use.
  • Downloading incomplete copy of the MP4 video.

If your MP4 files has become inaccessible due to damage or corruption then we suggest you to make use of MP4 Recovery Software. It is one of the best tool which works effectively to repair the damaged video files. Additionally, it will make use of its powerful algorithms to restore the permanently deleted videos also. This software supports lots of advanced features which makes it the best recovery tool available in the market. Due to its user-friendly interface, it is extremely popular amongst the non-technical users also. It is compatible with both Windows and Mac operating system. So, what are you looking for, download the trial version of the software now if you want to get back your lost files and fix the error completely.

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