1.    17 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 964
    Windows 10 Pro (64 bit)

    WMP network sharing service

    I'm not sure many people really use or care for this feature but I still use WMP and its sharing service. I notice on Windows 10 its role as a DLNA server habitually drops and the WMP network sharing service needs restarting or a restart of Windows brings it back. It's pretty random and doesn't happen much but it does happen enough to be annoying. Anyone else notice this?
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  2.    17 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,566
    EL Capitan

    That is because WMP is going away within the next year. Microsoft is moving away from Media platforms, since third party software does a way better job. They are trying to move back to their roots that a computer is a household appliance, not a toy to play games on.
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