Why wont Windows Media Player play my CD?

Try reinstalling Windows Media Player: Type Features in Start Search, open Turn Windows Features On or Off, under Media Features, uncheck Windows Media Player, click OK. Restart PC, then reverse the process to check WMP, OK, restart again to reinstall it.

How do I play a CD with Windows Media Player?

To play a CD or DVD Insert the disc you want to play into the drive. Typically, the disc will start playing automatically. If it doesn’t play, or if you want to play a disc that is already inserted, open Windows Media Player, and then, in the Player Library, select the disc name in the navigation pane.

How do I change the burn settings on Windows Media Player?

How to change burn speed in Windows Media Player

  1. Open Windows Media Player.
  2. Choose Organize > Options at the top of the screen.
  3. Select the Burn section.
  4. Change Burn Speed.

When I put a blank CD in nothing happens?

Burning files into a blank CD is done using an optical drive on a system. If your computer does not really accept blank CDs, it’s either that the CD drive’s driver is old or that an incorrect driver was already installed. You can solve the problem by reinstalling or updating the drivers.

Why won’t my computer read my CD?

A dirty or scratched disc surface is the most common reason for a CD/DVD issue when inserted into a computer. Check the disc for damage and confirm that the disc is compatible with your computer. Clean the disc and check for damage: Clean any dust or smudges from the disc with filtered water and a lint free cloth.

Why can’t I play CDs on Windows 10?

Reinstall or Update Driver in Device Manager Expand DVD/CD-ROM drives, right-click the optical drive listed, then click Uninstall. Exit Device Manager then restart your computer. Windows 10 will detect the drive then reinstall it. You can also use the option to Update Driver Software from within Device Manager.

How do I burn an audio CD with Windows Media Player?

Burn an audio CD (or a data CD or DVD)

  1. Open Windows Media Player.
  2. In the Player Library, select the Burn tab, select the Burn options button.
  3. Insert a blank disc into your CD or DVD burner.

Why won’t some songs burn to CD?

The error message ‘Windows Media Player cannot burn some of the files’ is often due to the files that you are trying to burn or Windows Media player file corruption. Windows Media Player allows the users to burn files on a CD or DVD using its Burn feature that has been embedded into it.

How do I fix Windows Media Player?

What does media library is corrupted mean?

  • Solution 1: Disable and re-enable WMP in Windows Features
  • Solution 2: Rebuild the Database or delete the Database cache files
  • Solution 3: Use WMP alternatives instead
  • Can you speed up Windows Media Player?

    There are actually a few different ways that I know of to do this. First, Windows Media Player allows you to speed up content without changing the pitch. You can do so by going to View > Enhancements > Play Speed Settings.

    How to fix no sound issue in Windows Media Player?

    Adjust Volume Controller to Solve No Sound in Media Player. Most of the times Windows media player no sound error occur due to various reasons.

  • Problem with Codec.
  • Check System Settings to Fix Media Player Has No Sound.
  • Uninstall Audio Driver to Repair Media Player Has No Sound.
  • Update Your Audio Driver.
  • Repair or Reinstall Windows Media Player.
  • Does anyone still use Windows Media Player?

    The Windows Media Player is still around – and it’s still not as good as the original Media Player Classic – which many people still passionately maintain is the best ever. Lately, I actually have too much. Too many movies, videos and music to keep on my main machine.