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Reinstalling the windows media codecs might help:http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/format/codecdownload.aspx
MS MVP -- Digital Media
www.rehanfx.org - get transitions and effects for Windows Movie Maker
"MICHAEL O'MALLEY" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Up until about a week ago I had no problem playing files with the WMA and
> WMV extentions. But now NO player including Windows media player will
> play these items.(Real.., Irfan, or InterVideo) Some are file I paid for
> and no I feel I lost money because these items can not be used.
> Any suggestions of what I could do??
> I am running Windows XP and the most recent upgrade to WMP.