Download Windows Media Player 11
– Windows Media Player is available for free download for windows xp and vista as windows media player 11. Earlier we covered an article on how to uninstall Windows Media Player 11 in windows XP and how to turn it off or repair it using vista DVD, in Windows Vista.
However, if you want to reinstall WMP 11 or if you are using an earlier version of Windows Media Player and you want to upgrade to the latest version, then you can download Windows Media Player 11 from the official Website, through the following links:
- Download Windows Media Player 11 for Windows XP 32-bit (X86) edition.
- Download Windows XP Media Player 11 64-bit (X64) edition.
The above will also work on windows vista 32-bit and 64-bit respectively. But if you already have a higher version of WMP 11 installed on your computer, you may not be able to install this.You could however switch on WMP 11 via control panel => Programs => Turn windows features on or off. If it is already turned ON and it doesn’t work properly, the you may repair it using the vista installation disk. Insert the original disk in the DVD drive and Boot the computer from DVD. You may have to change the boot order in BIOS, if the computer is not set to boot from DVD. After booting the computer, go to the command prompt. Type cmd in “Start” => “Search programs and Files” and press ENTER. At the command prompt, enter the following and press ENTER.
The above DOS command will replace all the corrupt windows system files in the computer with the original files from the Vista DVD.
Windows Media Player 11 can work with all editions of Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) and Service Pack 3 (SP3). This download can also be used on N and KN editions of Windows Vista to restore the media player functionality, which is disabled by default.
You can also download Windows Media Player 11 in other European and Asian languages from here.
Users of Windows 7 N & KN editions may get the Windows Media Player 12 Free Download.
Enjoy all of your digital media including music, video, pictures, and recorded TV on your computer, using Windows Media Player 11!