Media player Bluetooth controls PLAY/PAUSE not working in Windows 10

My Sony MDR-XB650BT headphones runs into the strange problem after my tablet is installed Windows 10 v1803 update. The synced and playing music from my Surface Pro 3 works fine. However, the Play/Pause/Fast Forward function fails with Windows Media Player and Groove Music Player, while the sound also crackles. I update the Intel Bluetooth driver and nothing takes effect. Any way to get rid of that? Continue reading

Cannot transfer remove Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE in Windows 10

I have connected my Android phone to my Surface Pro 4 via USB cable. When I try to transfer some mov/flv video files in File Explorer to mobile device, it is not working and pops up “Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE has stopped working” message. I always use the default Windows Media Player (WMP) software to listen MP3 or watch videos on my tablet, but could not figure out how to remove it and resolve the problem. Continue reading

How to play/watch VR 360 degree videos on Surface Pro or Windows 10 computer

The VR (Virtual Reality) Headsets are perfect for gaming entertainment, the future of our education and work. Without owning a high-end VR device, You are able to watch VR content online in supported browser. However, if you have downloaded any 360-degree videos to your Surface Pro model tablet or Windows 10 computer, it requires a related video player to work with the new format. The Windows Media Player can not do that. Here are the apps or software for resolving the problem. Continue reading

Windows Media Player Cannot play MP4 or FLV file in Windows 10

Windows Media Player 12 support for lots of popular audio and video formats, but I noticed that the software didn’t play certain filetypes, such as .MP4 and .flv files after I installed it in Windows 10 on my Surface Pro 3. So I was unable to listen the related music and video. How can I get it working and resolve the problem? Continue reading

Windows media player and MOV files crashing in Windows 8.1 64bit

I have upgraded my tablet from clean install of Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit with all updates applied. There are 50 GB of Music files on a D: partition as the Music library. Everytime I started the media player, it just loaded for a few minutes and then kept crashing with the error “Faulting application name: wmplayer.exe, Exception code: 0xc0000094″. If I browse or right click any .MOV file, the File Explorer also crashes. How can I fix the issues? Continue reading

How to rebuild Windows Media Player Library in Windows 8 Pro

A power outage, blue screen or other intermittent problem might corrupt Windows Media Player Library, and You are unable to delete its music file or folders. To fix the corrupt database and re-index your music files, try the following tips about how to rebuild Windows Media Player Library in Surface Pro or Windows 8 computer. Continue reading