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  1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Pro build 10240
       23 Jul 2015 #1

    Windows 10 Media player?


    from what i was reading i thought windows media player was going to be removed from windows but when i upgraded from windows 8.1 to windows 10 pro insider build i still have the media player and it still works.
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  2. Joined : Jan 2014
    Carencro, LA 70520
    Posts : 7,632
    Windows 10
       23 Jul 2015 #2

    brandonhughes7 said: View Post
    from what i was reading i thought windows media player was going to be removed from windows but when i upgraded from windows 8.1 to windows 10 pro insider build i still have the media player and it still works.
    Nope it is Media center that is being pulled.
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  3.    23 Jul 2015 #3

    Have they worked on WMP at all for Windows 10?
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  4.    23 Jul 2015 #4

    Personally, I like Media Player Classic - Home Cinema (Home MPC-HC). It's open source, light weight, and can play any media file I've seen.
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  5. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,934
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       23 Jul 2015 #5

    TheSchaft said: View Post
    Personally, I like Media Player Classic - Home Cinema (Home MPC-HC). It's open source, light weight, and can play any media file I've seen.
    I use that as well and I like it.
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  6. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       23 Jul 2015 #6

    I use AIMP , before that WinAmp. I probably will remove WMP.
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  7. Joined : Nov 2013
    Idaho USA
    Posts : 4,534
    OS X, Win 10
       23 Jul 2015 #7

    Being an old (very old) Mac user. . .well you should be able to figure out what I use. . .
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  8. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 436
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       23 Jul 2015 #8

    WMC was handy for me as it drives my TV tuner card.
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  9. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 243
    Win 10 Pro 64bit
       23 Jul 2015 #9

    Yeah, Media Player Classic - Home Cinema and Winamp still serve all my media needs the way I like it, lol.

    Did fire up WMP though and it seemed the same as the Win 7 version.
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  10. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,309
    win 10 Insider
       23 Jul 2015 #10

    Just tried playing some older mpg files today with WMP and only got sound. Haven't had time to investigate but sounds like codec(s) missing? This machine has had a new 10240 install yesterday so it is a bit slimmed down.
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