Windows Media Player

  bramblebeach 10:54 21 Mar 2011
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On opening Media Player, found that all albums had disappeared and message said there were no albums in the Library. On clicking on Music Library in the Start Menu, there were all my albums. I tried to put two more albums into Media Player, they did not go in. What is happening as the last time I used it, things were OK.

  abbott8 12:39 21 Mar 2011

if you are storing your music on an additional external backup disk then the drive letter may have changed, I had this problem and had to reset the drive letter in options in media player.

Hope this may be of some help.

  bramblebeach 14:31 21 Mar 2011

I am not using external hard disk. I tried System Restore. No luck.

  mooly 19:32 21 Mar 2011

You haven't said which version or operating system but you may wish to try this,
click here

  bramblebeach 09:10 22 Mar 2011

I'm using Windows 7 OS system

  mooly 11:02 22 Mar 2011

W7 uses media player 12 so I would try the methods in link above and see if that deletes and rebuilds the index correctly.

I's safe to do and I have used it myself in the past on Vista.

  bramblebeach 08:33 24 Mar 2011

Tried the link. How do I select Run in Windows 7, please. My manual doesn't give instructions. Thanks

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