Solved: Windows Media Player on Windows 10

Do you need to find Windows Media Player on Windows 10? It seems that it is lost or even not installed? Well, most of the times it is still available, just not enabled!

Here's how to activate Windows Media Player on a Windows 10 PC.

1. Type optionalfeatures.exe into the search box and run it

optional features media player win 10

2. Scroll down to Media Features, click on the plus sign and tick Windows Media Player.

media player windows 10

3. Hit OK.

4. Type Windows Media Player into the search box and run it!

windows media player windows 10 start menu

 

Further reading at Microsoft: https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/wiki/windows_10-start/how-to-locate-and-open-windows-media-player-in/7d0f31a1-2999-4597-9c43-b48b075c5e57

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