Each track should then request a new license when you first play it and will then play as normal and should be burnable to CD. Download the update at: here: Soccerstud Brilliant post. The message I get is that "The file or device that you are trying to use requires a component of Windows Media Player to be upgraded. Un-select "Hide protected operating system files/folders". If you now attempt to play your tracks Windows Media Player will perform a security upgrade, which resets all of the necessary DRM files. Using the information above, it appears I was able to do the security update for WMP 11, but I am still unable to play the files.This affects only DRM-controlled HTML5 audio and video.Hi I used to have an old version of Windows Media Player (pre-version 8), which used to play most tracks (WMA files) fine but I thought that I would upgrade to version 11. At last - thanks for this post - I have struggled for ages to find the right link with the Upgrade button not greyed out - and I was misleading myself with a DRM folder in another location - when I finally followed the exact steps it all worked - I am very very grateful to you for this post. Firstly, please close Windows Media Player if it is currently running. Please take the following steps to make it visible: 1. I just downloaded my first two songs today from Wal Mart and have been frustrated for about two hours trying to figure out how to play them. Hi I used to have an old version of Windows Media Player (pre-version 8), which used to play most tracks (WMA files) fine but I thought that I would upgrade to version 11.
This technology may restrict some of the things you can do in the browser.y/n" i'm running windows xp, and on my other computer, which also runs xp, the stream works fine.i've searched hours on the microsoft website to no avail.i\u0027ve searched hours on the microsoft website to no avail.i\u0027ve tried uninstalling\/reintalling, and updating wmp and still the same problem. btw, im trying to stream the killers album off the mtv website if that info helps at all.do i need to do anything or go somewhere to activate it after installing?