@osu1357 wrote:Did you only experience the Windows Media Player error, or did you experience the other symptoms as well??Jason
I had to reinstall WMP10 for a different problem than yours, got that "Unable to reinstall- newer version already installed" error, and solved it via the advice I gave above.
I have seen posts elsewhere outlining your specific problem, where the solution was to reinstall WMP10.
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