Play videos automatically in WMP ?

  wateland 10:17 08 Mar 2007

When I have previously downloaded vids they have automatically opened Media Player. Now they are downloading into temp files and using Real Player. How can I reset this please to automatically download and play in WMP?

  moorie- 10:32 08 Mar 2007

if you go into explorer then tools /folder options
file types, select the file type and change to media player

  moorie- 10:36 08 Mar 2007

sorry should of added,the program you use to download check the settings for download location and ammend to where you want them downloaded to,

  wateland 11:16 08 Mar 2007

Sorry where is this? My tools folder in Explorer doesn't seem to have this option. Can you advise further please? Thanks

  moorie- 11:24 08 Mar 2007

start/all programs/accessories/windows explorer/
tools header select folder options/file types

or you could go into control panel folder options

  moorie- 11:32 08 Mar 2007

in media player 11
tools /options/file types theres a menu of file types you can set as default in media player

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