WMP10.....is it worth it?

  Madscot_uk 14:54 09 Aug 05

Currrently have WMP9 with a variety of codecs etc intalled which i have no problems with. I keep getting the 'windows media update is avaliable...' popup, will upgrading be worth it....apart from being able to rip to mp3 (which i do with another prog anyway) or is it most likely to be a case of "if it 'aint bust, dont fix it"?


  field divison 15:10 09 Aug 05

If it aint bust dont try and fix it, I have had WMP10 on my desktop and laptop and it caused nothing but problems with my nero,it got to a point that I couldn't watch any films, so I wasted more time trying to revert back than it did to load it on...

  Stuartli 16:15 09 Aug 05

WMP10 will use the same codecs as you already have installed.

I've personally had no problems with WMP10 but if you do install it, create a System Restore point so that you can revert back if necessary.

I certainly prefer it to RealPlayer, which has to be pruned back drastically configuration wise in order to make it do what you want rather than Real.com

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