- Try the following procedure
- it will try to fix the problem by renaming the Player networking information folder
1. Close Windows Media Player.
2. On your desktop Click Start, and then click Run.
( on vista: Start -> search for( Run ) --> and then click Run. )
3.In the Run dialog box, type the following (exactly as shown):
Oמ XP/Win7/Win8 - %UserProfile%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Windows Media
On VISTA - %userprofile%\appdata\local\microsoft\Windows Media
( or: %userprofile%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player )
This step opens a folder on your computer:
4. In this folder, Rename the folder "XX.0" to "XX.0.bak" ( where XX.0 can be: 9.0 , 10.0 , 11.0 ,12.0 )
5. Start the Player and try to stream the content again.
for example, try playing the test video on : mms://video9.technion.ac.il/test-500.wmv