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Install the MKV codec in Windows Media Player by downloading the codec pack and running the installer. Once installed, import the MKV file to WMP, and test the playback. You need an Internet-ready computer with Windows 7... More »

To install audio devices in Windows, first troubleshoot the exact problem using Device Manager Utility. Usually, the audio driver is incompatible, uninstalled, incompletely installed or corrupted. More »

Windows Media Player, which comes pre-installed on Windows PCs, plays movies on DVD and also plays an array of video formats, including .wma, .wmv, .mpg, .mp4 and .mov. Some DVDs or files may require users to download sp... More »

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To download the latest version of Windows Media Player, visit Microsoft.com and click on the Downloads link at the top of the page. Choose Windows Media Player from the available downloads, locate the newest version of t... More »

Some file types supported by Windows Media Player include Windows Media formats (WMA, WMV), Windows Media Metafiles (WAX, ASF), Audio Visual Interleave (AVI) files and Audio for Windows (WAV) files. The player also suppo... More »